Are MRI Scans Safe If You Have Tattoos?

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Two things that have become a lot more common in recent years are MRI scans and tattoos, but do they go together? Medical professionals have been concerned that putting tattooed skin into the powerful magnetic field of an MRI machine could have serious consequences, leading many to avoid the scans to be on the safe side. However, a new study has shown that, provided certain conditions are replicated, having ink is seldom a reason not to get scanned.

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Are MRI Scans Safe If You Have Tattoos?

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