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MRI: Gadolinium Contrast: What you need to know - 06/2021
MRI: Gadolinium Contrast: What you need to know
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This handout explains a chemical called gadolinium contrast. You may receive this contrast when you have a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan. The handout also describes the health risks linked to gadolinium.
University of Washington Medical Center
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Contrast (X-ray Dye)
MRI Scan (magnetic resonance imaging scan)