... Hello MSNik,
Thank you for giving me a good wake-up call. I am indeed anxious, because I am not able to function like i used to. I know you guys are not physicians, and I just wanted some feedback on DIS and DIT.
I am very glad you personally don't see anything related to MS. I trust you have a good understanding of the Disease, and I appreciate your advice. I will... (7 replies)
... What I can tell you is that nothing on your MRI points towards MS specifically and there is not enough there to warrant even hazarding a guess as to what you are going through. ... (7 replies)
... I need a little help with understanding changes on Brain MRI if MS is present. I asked for all my previous MRI's and i got them today. ... (7 replies)
... mm identified in the posterior aspect of the Corpus Callosum. From what I have read both juxtacortical and Corpus Callosum are areas of the brain that can be associated with MS. I don't why he made no reference to the Corpus Callosum. Is it because the lesion is too small? ... (15 replies)
... The burning an tingling in my right foot I have been having for a month that's comes and goes has not done damage to my nerves but according to my foot mri there is some tendon issues I was unaware of. ... (20 replies)
... If you don't mind me asking what lead to your DX? Reason for asking I am in limbo land. You can see my post in another thread. I have been having problems for 7-8 years. In the last 4 months I had clean MRI of brain, c and t spine W & W/O contrast. In addition had a clean LP. My MS specialist highly suspects MS after review of my symptoms I have had and my neuro exam with her.... (5 replies)
... The brain MRI came out fine with no problems. ... (2 replies)
... I am going to throw a something else at you. I was diagnosed shortly before my 40th birthday as well. I had over 50 lesions all on my brain. ... (11 replies)
... Hello, I am going to be 40 and was just recently diagnosed with MS based on MRI results. long story short, I had my regular eye exam to get a new pair of glasses and did poorly on color vision. ... (11 replies)
... First of all, you are correct. MS should never be dx by a stand up or open MRI machine. It will not pick up the small things on the MRI which could be telling. ... (20 replies)
... hey can heal on their own as they have not herniated yet with exercise and PT which I am starting soon. But then again it was done on that controversial stand up MRI which i think may be hiding some things. ... (20 replies)
... My problems started back in November when i had headaches and numbness in my right hand and my Gp ordered an MRI of my brain with contrast which came back normal with no tumors or lesions. ... (20 replies)
... Hi Ladybud, again many thanks for your reply. I will get those blood tests done. You're right about the neck issues, not causing these changes on my brain. Don't know why they didn't do those bloods especially when they did so many others!
I think my neck compression could be playing a big part in some of the symptoms I have been experiencing. I feel i'm nearing an answer... (17 replies)
... He ordered an MRI with and without contrast of my brain and full spine. And then he said "it wouldn't surprise me if we find lesions this time". ... (6 replies)
... So thankful to you for your post. I will certainly keep a journal of my symptoms. I don't know what my Neuro will say, I just hope i will get some answer, the not knowing is frustrating but it could well be the compression that's causing all of this to happen to me. Thank you for your sound advice. I appreciate it.
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... Hi ladybud and thank you so much for your reply. I am sorry but i forgot to mention that i have since had a repeat of my ANA and ESR, at the request of my neuro along with CRP and Anti Double Stranded DNA antibody and all have come back normal.
You mentioned MRA and i do have a result of <0.2. Also a result for PR3 antibody of <0.2. This test is headed ANCA Profile(S) I... (17 replies)
... spine MRIs with and without contrast can be compared with those you already have had. Lesions can present as we age as this is a normal aging thing for many people. ... (17 replies)
... Hello, and welcome to the boards! Your situation in the brain should get clarified better with the MRI with contrast. ... (17 replies)
... I have so many lesions that my MRI can only count the lesions which are active. ... (4 replies)
... I am a 23 year old newly graduated nurse who was diagnosed with RRMS after my MRI came back with approximately 40 brain lesion's and 1 spinal lesion. ... (4 replies)