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Had MRI in 2008 for brain, w/contrast. when injected with dye had instant burning pain on right side 2" by 6" side of calf. Lasted 10 secocnds. Hurt, I yelled it burned so much. Then, it went away. Techs thought nothing of it and MRI was completed. Now, I need to have MRA ,MRV and MRI. I really know this willl be done much thurough with dye.
Was that a sensitivity, an allergy or just a fluke? Should I mention it to new place? Thanks for your help. Other than that burning in calf, I was fine.
You should mention it to your new place -- it is important they know. Sometimes the contrast has unknown or new effects in different people. It could be a random coincidence but that being said, it could be a sensitivity. It is very unlikely to be an allergy.
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