Here is My Question:
BECAUSE I HAVE KIDNEY DISEASE, CAN I GET AN MRI WITHOUT THE EXTRA CONTRAST ADDED BECAUSE IT MAKES THE KIDNEY DISEASE WORSE?
MRIs without contrast provide valuable information in people with known or suspected MS ; in fact, contrast is usually avoided in people with impaired kidney function.
It is important to understand why we use contrast in clinical practice. Here are the most common reasons:
Revere P (Rip) Kinkel, MDProfessor of Neurosciences
Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Program
University of California San Diego
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