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... White matter is a part of the brain. Lesions are actually scars. Lesions can be caused by any number of things, including prior infection, migranes, head trauma...theres a whole list. ... (4 replies)
New to ms
Oct 21, 2014
... size for MS. Lesions on the spine quite often affect gait as you have shared. If your doctor based your diagnosis upon the MRI and LP, I would seek another opinion. There is no specific test for MS. Before beginning Tecfidera, were you screened and are you being monitored? ... (3 replies)
New to ms
Oct 21, 2014
... without contrast. On oct 6th I went back to hear my blood work looked good and my brain showed no lesions but "dots" which I assume could turn into lesions. He confirmed that I did have MS. I started tecfidera last Wednesday. ... (3 replies)

... My MRI's showed two large lesions. They looked very different and the doctor explained one was typically due to lack of oxygen/blood flow and the other larger lesion was what he referred to as a "MS" lesion. The way he explained it made sense at the time. I was on overload and don't remember the exact explanation. How do I find a MS specialist. The neurologist I see is general... (8 replies)
... spine or brain which would give cause for my severe symptoms. ... (8 replies)
... I have read a lot about the physical aspects. I guess seeing a large lesion in the front of my brain makes me question.....will this effect my cognitive abilities? ... (8 replies)
... spine MRI's. On all reports the radiologist put one diagnosis as MS. Last Monday my neurologist spent a lot of time explaining the MRI results, showing me several different lesions and white spots. On the right side of my brain he explained that this is exactly what a MS lesion looks like. ... (8 replies)
... Hi all. I had a complete spine MRI which showed a lesion on my spinal cord on my neck which is sending abnormal signals to my brain as stated on my MRI results. The report stated that MS can not be ruled out. However I don't have any brain lesions, just a benign tumor. ... (2 replies)
... Gait difficulty can be caused by lesions on the spine or even in the brain. ... (3 replies)
I'm new
Sep 28, 2014
... Hollykins, Lurking is fine :D Whenever I have had my MRIs it is always no contrast followed by contrast in the same session. For me it is brain to T-spine since 2002 when they found the T-spine had lesions too (that was a separate MRI which followed an indication of problems on my visual evoked potential test). At the time I had no active lesions on my brain or... (10 replies)
... on meeting with the neurologist I told him my symptoms and he ran some cursory test, but said that he was unsure of what was causing them, and scheduled me for a Brain MRI. ... (4 replies)
... with a clear change in MRI without any changes in the brain lesions, still have not been told what the main condition actually is or could possibly be. ... (4 replies)
New Here
Sep 17, 2014
... Contrast is the dye which is injected into your arm...it can help very tiny things show up, even when they wouldnt otherwise. Was your brain and your spine done? ... (4 replies)
... esions. At the age of 36 those findings would not be from normal age. Unfortunately, if no other testing is indicating any positive findings to account for your MRI findings you may be stuck waiting until something else shows up in testing or symptoms. ... (6 replies)
... and really bad brain fog. This continued as the spring went into summer which it got really bad. I had numbness and tingling mostly on the left side hand and foot. ... (6 replies)
... To an inexperienced doctor or one without MS experience, an MRI might seem fine. White dots on your MRI might be "noise" or might be lesions. If the dots are lesions, then the next step would be the overall shape and size of the lesions. ... (11 replies)
... As to your MRI, it sounds like boilerplate jargon and you should lay it aside and have your doctor personally look at the MRI with you. ... (11 replies)
... I had an mri of the brain done and at the time they thought I had cerebral palsy but have since changed the diagnosis to unknown. ... (11 replies)
... MS is a progressive disease which affects the central nervous system. It can affect the eyes, brain and spine with results or symptoms from the disease showing up in any part of your body....unfortunately, there is no way to stop this from happening. ... (9 replies)
... Secondly, MS is a disease of the central nervous system, which includes the brain, spine and eyes. You can have lesions in anyone of those places or multiple locations. Which one is worse or better than others? ... (4 replies)


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