I am getting an MRI next Saturday (10/24). Has anyone had an MRI with contrast. I am deathly afraid of dr's offices, hospitals and IV's. I know that I have to get an IV. Can you tell me if you had an IV with your MRI and if it was an actual IV or just an injection. Do they take it out before they put you in the tube? Just wondering what I can expect as far as the IV goes. I know there is to be a flush feeling or something so I have heard. How long does this last?
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