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Review ArticleVolume 5 Issue 6

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agents - Issues of Concern, Safety, and Efficacy

Alain L Fymat*

Institute Professor, International Institute of Medicine and Science, California, USA

*Corresponding Author: Alain L Fymat, Institute Professor, International Institute of Medicine and Science, California, USA

Received: March 20, 2021; Published: May 11, 2021

Citation: Alain L Fymat. “Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agents - Issues of Concern, Safety, and Efficacy". Acta Scientific Microbiology 5.6 (2021): 28-33.


  This article addresses important issues regarding the use of certain MRI contrast agents (linear and macrocylic gadolinium-based, non-gadolinium-based, iron-based, others). Specific attention is devoted to their corresponding safety and efficacy, and to their use or repeated use in patients with certain medical conditions.

Keywords: Imaging Agents; Linear Gadolinium-based; Macrocyclic Gadolinium-based; Non-gadolinium Based; Iron-based; Safety; Efficacy


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Copyright: © 2021 Alain L Fymat. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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