Gadolinium is used in MRI’s and MRA’s and to make the results of the test more visible. It is a contrast agent injected into a person before the MRI or MRA. Gadolinium is removed from your body by your kidneys and if your kidneys are not functioning properly, gadolinium can cause serious bodily injury. Side effects include:
- Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF/NFD)
- hardening of the skin
- internal organ damage
- skin lesions
- deep bone pain
If you or one of your loved ones has been diagnosed with any of the ailments discussed above, then give us a call today at 800-850-7867 for a free consultation to see how we can help in your time of need.