How strong is the magnet in an MRI?

Most MRI machines in today's hospitals are 1.5 or 3 Tesla. There are also 7 Tesla magnets used in many research MRI's.

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How should I prepare for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)?
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Why do I need to stay still during an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging)?
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What is cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)?
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What to Expect From an MRI
What to Expect From an MRI

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