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... up with who saw and read the MRI. It should be read and cleared by an MS Specialist, I think. If the report is given a "clear" by way of the Radiologist, then I would ask for a consult with an MS Specialist. ... (15 replies)
... Hello, I've been reading the boards and decided to finally post my own story since I have so many questions. Hoping someone might be able to answer some questions for me. ... (7 replies)
... Much as we all wish it was "that easy", its not likely going to be. ... (3 replies)

... hello. As others have told you, no need to worry about the contrast dye unless you are allergic to Iodine. Its expelled from your system in less than 12 hours and the more water you drink to flush it out, the better and the faster. ... (31 replies)
... If the doctor is sitting on the fence waiting for the VEP or Optic Nerve or LP, I would ask them to follow the Revised McDonald Criteria. I have never had an abnormal LP. ... (8 replies)
... First of all please forgive me if I make a mess of this, but after talking with a friend I felt I should post, and like he said maybe this would help someone else. ... (2 replies)
... Who should I go to in regards to the results of the original mri? ... (8 replies)
... HI and welcome to healthboards... ... (8 replies)
... I am trying to educate myself on how to read MRI images and trying to educate myself on the brain anatomy and the works.. ... (2 replies)
... Hi there. Glad to hear you have another appointment with a Neuro coming up. I wanted to let you know that the tests, even the MRI which your Ortho ordered, may not be the same that a Neuro would order. How the scans are done, and what they are looking for are totally different. ... (16 replies)
... if there were as many lesions as there are white spots, Id be a vegtable. ... (11 replies)
... I have to say I agree with Jayhawk on most of his points. Even Lyme disease, cannot be ruled out just because you didnt remember having a bullseye rash...statistically, most people never remember having the rash, or even removing a tick who get Lymes disease... ... (11 replies)
... I don't know. I left a job last year and currently do not have insurance. He tested for things like thyroid, sugar, B12,etc. thru blood testing. ... (18 replies)
... and the mcDonald criteria says he cant give you a dx based on what he DID see. Ordering more tests, will give a clearer picture of what he didnt see. THey are important tests. ... (7 replies)
MRI results
Aug 9, 2012
... for a layman to read their own MRI and then try to distinguish what is, or what isnt a MS lesion or demylination, is kind of like an educated guess.....there are so many variables. ... (7 replies)
Anybody read MRIs?
Apr 20, 2012
... Hi there! Do not stress! It takes a radiologist 8 years to learn how to read an MRI.....things that you would see, such as white spots and dark spots are SUPPOSED TO BE THERE! I always celebrate when I see that I still have a brain! ... (7 replies)
... and then not go back to his office until the next morning....even if he was in the office all morning, you dont know what kind of emergency's he was handling while being there... ... (6 replies)
... Wilc516....do you know if you had contrast injected into you when you did your MRI or just a no contrast MRI or MRA? ... (44 replies)
... After about a year of some odd goings on with my body after 37 years of being a healthy person, I was just diagnosed with MS on Monday. It has been a long road and while I am relieved to finally have a diagnosis, I am terrified of what the future holds. ... (44 replies)
... hi there. The reason you cant read it, is because you arent a radiologist. You shouldnt be trying to read this...abnomalities do NOT mean lesions, the T2 signal is the type of machine that was used to do the test.. ... (4 replies)


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