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I accidently wore an EKG pad during an MRI.

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  • Posted By: Billytogan
  • July 9, 2009
  • 08:34 AM

I had an mri of my heart and it came back normal. When I went to get the mri I had a holter monitor on. They took it off before the test. When I got home I noticed there was still an ekg node attached to me that they forgot to take off. I wore it during the mri. Could this have changed anything in the mri? Could this have made the mri look normal when something was wrong? Or would they have noticed if something was wrong with it?

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