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... I went to a nuerologist, that I didn't like, and he ordered a cervical mri, no contrast. He said that there was a lot of calcification, arthritis. ... (9 replies)
... I would wait for the neurologist to request it. If you have ongoing symptoms and the active lesions in your brain are responsible for those symptoms, then an MRI with contrast would "light up" those lesions. When I had my MRI, they did head and cervical scans with and without contrast. ... (3 replies)
... Thank you Snoopy. And they've been doing MRI's of my cervical spine, just not with contrast like the do with the brain. It's just so hard to be patient. ... (6 replies)

... meaning MRIs should be done of both the brain and cervical spine, with and without contrast. ... (6 replies)
... rimary progressive is ususally diagnosed in people over 40 and that it's noted for having the lesions in the spine, not the brain. Shouldn't they be doing MRI's with contrast on my cervical spine MRI also? ... (6 replies)
... I had an MRI without contrast of my brain and cervical spine. Both came back normal. ... (45 replies)
Cervical mri ms
Feb 23, 2008
... kbjr, that doesn't sound right. If the doctor ordered the MRI with contrast, I do believe it should have been done. ... (6 replies)
... She did a very thorough exam yesterday and expressed alarm at my symptoms. She got on the phone with the neurologist who I do not see until Monday. ... (8 replies)
... is fairly indicative that its not MS. The one lesion on your cervical spine COULD not cause the symtoms you are telling us about. ... (6 replies)
... The MRI of the spine is rather broad. If there is a brain MRI such as with MS, then they would include the cervical spine. Additional time would need to be added if you need the thoracic spine or more if the Lumbar spine is added. ... (4 replies)
... Your neuro, if they specialize in MS should be following the revised McDonald Criteria. If this is not the case with your doctor, a change would help. For me I have to have an MRI from head through my thoracic spine because I have had lesions "that far south". ... (9 replies)
... Wouldn't the MRI with contrast be enough to see everything? ... (4 replies)
... The Sx I have at present is a left arm which is quite weak with pins and needles affecting the last three fingers. ... (6 replies)
Question re MRI
Oct 10, 2008
... Hi guys, just got back from my neuro. He told me that lesions would show up on an mri with contrast and that they only do contrast when they see something, this is the 2nd time I have been told this. ... (8 replies)
... Okay, so I've completed "round one", shall we say, of my "new" MRI with contrast. Today they did the cervical spine and the brain. Next Monday they'll do the remainder of the spine. ... (11 replies)
Cervical mri ms
Feb 22, 2008
... Hi, I went to a neuro who said I have possible ms.. I just had a cervical mri today. After they were done with the mri, they said they didn't need to do the contrast. Now why would that be? ... (6 replies)
Cervical mri ms
Feb 22, 2008
... Hi, I went to a neuro who said I have possible ms.. I just had a cervical mri today. After they were done with the mri, they said they didn't need to do the contrast. Now why would that be? ... (0 replies)
... I have had numbness in my right fingers for over two months now. I had 2 EMG's both normal, cervical MRI without contrast, normal, blood work normal. Then the neuro decided to do an MRI of the brain just to "rule anything out. ... (6 replies)
How to proceed...
Mar 20, 2014
... I had a shingles outbreak on Saturday. The worst pain and fatigue that I have had with them. Normally I can just let it run its course, but I needed medication this time. ... (30 replies)
... Thanks for responding...I had a MRI on the thoracic and cervical spine with contrast and nothing showed up. I will try the cool water. ... (5 replies)


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