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Picture this

So, I worked for MRI researchers for eight years, and somehow managed to avoid being a control subject for any of their studies. And, being relatively healthy, I never had any other reason for being shoved in a tube.

Next week, I have to get my knees MRI'd. Good thing I'm not claustrophobic. : D

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ponygirl2000
May. 6th, 2009 06:41 pm (UTC)
Say that you are anyway and maybe you'll get free valium.
masqthephlsphr
May. 6th, 2009 06:51 pm (UTC)
Woo-hoo!!
a2zmom
May. 6th, 2009 09:37 pm (UTC)
I had my first MRI recently. The problem wasn't the test, it was finding a vein for the contrast dye. I looked like a pin cushion.
masqthephlsphr
May. 6th, 2009 09:57 pm (UTC)
Luckily mine won't involve contrast dye. Woo!
cornerofmadness
May. 6th, 2009 09:52 pm (UTC)
the knee MRI is easy peasy. The hardest part sometimes is your back aches from having to remain so still on that little 'bed'
masqthephlsphr
May. 6th, 2009 09:58 pm (UTC)
They said it would last an hour. Bleh.
cornerofmadness
May. 6th, 2009 10:03 pm (UTC)
that's about right. You might not even need contrast for a knee. I never have
masqthephlsphr
May. 6th, 2009 10:12 pm (UTC)
Hopefully, it will reveal what's wrong.
cornerofmadness
May. 7th, 2009 01:22 am (UTC)
yes that would be helpful
sidherian
May. 9th, 2009 09:00 am (UTC)
Apart from the noises (which aren't that bad) I found it rather restful.
masqthephlsphr
May. 9th, 2009 07:51 pm (UTC)
I may have to be in some awkward positions due to it being my knees.
suzicpa
May. 9th, 2009 10:28 am (UTC)
With my heart problem,
they took an MRI of my head to check for stroke.....was no big deal....:)
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