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problem about laminectomy

antonioplaantoniopl Posts: 1
edited 09/18/2014 - 8:48 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
Hello everyone, I have a problem that nobody can solve, here's the story.
my brother in 1996 has had a laminectomy to EDIT
Today my brother should do an MRI but do not know what metal are the pedicle screws in his neck, in the report of surgery there is nothing written on the metal and the doctors can not do the MRI if you do not know what kind of metal my brother in the neck, it could be dangerous.
how can I find out what is the metal? someone could help me? get in contact with some expert who can solve my problem?

Post edited to remove name of specific medical facility. by Liz The Spine-Health Moderator Team


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