MLA Citation: Bloomfield, Louis A. "Question 1348"
How Everything Works 17 Jul 2018. 17 Jul 2018 <http://howeverythingworks.org/print1.php?QNum=1348>.
1348. Does an MRI work in the same way as a copier (or puts you in a magnetic field and copies an image of your body)?
No, an MRI uses a very different technique for imaging your body. A copier uses light to examine the original document while an MRI machine uses the magnetic responses of hydrogen atoms to map your body.

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