- Serum creatinine
- Glomerular filtration rate
These should not be older than 14 days. If pathological, current values.
Patients with metallic implants
As in the case of pacemakers, defibrillators, or ear implants, they may not be examined in MRI, or only after the strictest indications have been established. In the case of heart valves, there is only a contraindication for older models. Patients with joint prostheses can generally be examined in MRI.
Food and fluid abstinence
None required; only in case of known allergy to contrast medium, known tendency to aspiration.
Known contrast agent allergy
Evaluation of other imaging with the referring physician or premedication of the patient.
sufficient supply of fluids must be ensured before and after the MRI examination. (approx. 1.5 l)
After administration of Buscopan or administration of H1/H2 inhibitors for KM allergy.
Do not drive or operate machinery 24h after the examination.