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MRI Proctogram?

(4 Posts)
cardamomginger Wed 30-Jan-13 21:17:51

Thank you! I found an account on the prolapse thread. Hmmm.....!

renaldo Wed 30-Jan-13 21:00:38

remember although it's embarrassing for you, the staff have seen hundreds and are unphased by them so don't be selfconsious. they will be lovely . don't wear any jewellery or metal .

digerd Wed 30-Jan-13 20:41:33

I had an MRI scan - in 2003- don't know if they have changed since then. They work on Magnetic resonance. and had my knee scanned for 20 mins.
I seem to be a bit odd, as now and again the magnets made some muscles jump slightly/twitch. - no pain or discomfort.. Remember thinking I could never have my head in it as am very claustrophobic.

cardamomginger Wed 30-Jan-13 18:34:44

I'm having an MRI proctogram tomorrow (lucky me). It all sounds hideous. Has anyone here had one? Any words of encouragement? Or is it really as ghastly as I imagine it to be?
Thank you!

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