I've also had several MRI's - hips, shoulders, c-spine. There's no discomfort whatsoever, and I actually find the noise of the machine distracts me from my brain trying to freak out. I always premedicate with Xanax, though, as I'm very claustrophobic about
anything close to my face.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Avascular necrosis in both shoulders is my "forever" gift from Entocort.
Colazal, Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri. In remission since April, 2006.
"My life is an ongoing medical adventure"
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