MRI / MRA

  • No special preparation is needed regarding diet or medication.
  • Wear comfortable clothing without metal attachments such as zippers, metal buttons, or snaps.
If you have any of the following, please notify your MRI technologist prior to your exam:
  • Pacemaker, AICD
  • Ear/Cochlear implant
  • Surgical staples
  • Metal pins
  • Neuro-stimulator
  • Aneurysm clip(s)
  • Stent(s)
  • Implanted drug infusion device
  • Prior history of working in welding or metal grinding
  • History of gunshot or shrapnel injury
  • History of kidney or liver failure