MR has no known adverse effects on the body. However, some contraindications to the use of a very intense magnetic field should be absolutely respected:
Pacemakers, electrical neurostimulators.
Ferromagnetic implants likely to be displaced by the magnetic field (intracranial vascular clips, metallic foreign bodies in soft tissues, etc.)
KeywordsSagittal Section Image Acquisition Time Technical Choice Metallic Foreign Body Vascular Clip
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