Abdominal MRI using a negative contrast agent.

  title={Abdominal MRI using a negative contrast agent.},
  author={T. Bach-Gansmo and Beno{\^i}t Dupas and Marie Gayet-Delacroix and Martine Lambrechts},
  journal={The British journal of radiology},
  volume={66 785},
A dose of 0.5 g of a negative oral contrast agent for labelling the bowel, was given to 40 patients in a clinical trial. Oral magnetic particles (OMP) consist of crystals of iron oxide with superparamagnetic properties, and are administered in 800 ml of a viscous suspension in order to obtain a uniform distribution. The aim of the study was to identify any adverse effects up to 1 week following ingestion, as well as the contrast distribution and effect, together with the induction of artifacts… CONTINUE READING