How can I find out if a chin implant I got 20 years ago has metal in it? I'm getting an MRI and need to know.

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How can I find out if a chin implant I got 20 years ago has metal in it? I'm getting an MRI and need to know.

Hi, ask your dentist to do an Xray of your chin to see if there are any screws.  That would be the only metal associated with chin implant placement, though I don't find it necessary to secure chin implants with screws.Hope this helps.


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