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Parkinsonism Risk From Gadolinium-Enhanced MRIs 'Insignificant'

2016 05 Jul

A study of about 247,000 elderly patients who were subject to gadolinium-enhanced MRIs has shown that there was no significant association between exposure to the contrast agent and parkinsonism. The study was conducted because of growing safety concerns over retained gadolinium in the globus pallidi (an area of the brain), whereas neurotoxic effects... Read more


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