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I am getting a MRI tomorrow on my brain (as I have lung

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I am getting a MRI tomorrow on my brain (as I have lung disease) and they want to check for cysts. Will nicotine show up in my results? I had 4 cigarettes yesterday.

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Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Neurology
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Neurologist: Dr Chip (M.D.), Doctor replied 10 months ago
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Hello I'm Dr Chip

No, the MRI won't detect that you've smoked those 4 cigarettes

Please let me know if you need any more information

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