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History of Eye or Face Injury with Metal

Careful investigation must be performed prior to your MRI if you have ever had an injury to your eye or face with metal.

Please notify us prior to your MRI if any of the follow apply to you:

  • Injury to your face or eye with metal or metal shavings
  • If you have every been a metal worker.
  • If you have ever been shot with a gun.