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New to ms
Oct 21, 2014
... ng post. The shock of the diagnosis is slowly fading so I think I'm ready to start talking to other MSers. I'm a private person who doesn't like to burden people with my issues. I have a very good support system. ... (3 replies)
... but with your list of symptoms, it stands to reason that its as good a place as any to start! ... (4 replies)
... MRIs with and without contrast can give a better "picture" of what might be going on. A MRI without contrast will show an abnormality and adding contrast will not change the findings on MRI. ... (15 replies)

... You need to arrange an appointment with an MS Specialist. While there are indeed many MS mimicries, you need a doctor who can provide a definitive answer. ... (3 replies)
Possible MS
Oct 8, 2014
... Hi, I am a little confused and overwhelmed. I am in the process of possibly being diagnosed with MS. ... (1 replies)
I'm new
Sep 28, 2014
... Whenever I have had my MRIs it is always no contrast followed by contrast in the same session. ... (10 replies)
So far not MS?
Aug 10, 2014
... Hi, I am currently seeing a neurologist because both my urologist and OB told me to get checked out. They both said my symptoms could possibly be MS. So far I've had neurological exam, brain and spine MRIs with/without contrast, a VER (evoked potentials eye test), blood work. Everything has come back negative except for brain MRI. The only information I have on that is... (7 replies)
... Who has read and discussed your results with you? ... (12 replies)
... From what is written, it sounds like some disc problems and some conditions in the brain image. An MRI may show lesions, but lesions can be the result of infections, etc. ... (15 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. I'm going to see a new neuro next week, and I will mention that my last MRI was without contrast. I'm sure if he feels it's necessary he will run another test. ... (45 replies)
Neg mri
Nov 14, 2007
... Yes, you can have MS without any lesions showing up on an MRI yet... did they do the MRI's of the brain and spine with and without contrast? ... (2 replies)
... I've have 2 MRI's without contrast, and an LP, all which were normal. 2 Neuro's have told me I DO NOT have a neuroloigcal problem. ... (12 replies)
... infections or inflammatory process. Direct correlation with prior imaging versus short term follow up is advised. ... (8 replies)
... fingers is Reynaud's, my fingers turned purple while I was at my initial visit with him. ... (9 replies)
... You stated that you had an MRI with contrast today. What did they scan? ... (17 replies)
... Both of the "impressions" didn't say much on the mri results.. ... (8 replies)
... My first MRI was in 1982 and I was one of the first MSers to try out the "new technology". At that time there was no dye, but my neuro could see lesions. The contrast is to "light up" active lesions. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. Of course I know that feedback is just that and not a medical diagnosis. That is of course why we all visit the doctors. I have an appt with my GP and a Nuero next week. It is just nice to be able to get some subjective thoughts while I wait for my appointment. ... (8 replies)
... that are currently active. The MRI can still show lesion, if you have them, without contrast...your doctor just won't know if any are currently active. ... (11 replies)
... Compared to what MRIs used to be in the caveman days, medical science has come far! The contrast is not harmful and allows the neurologist to see if there are active lesions. I have facial numbness often and it can look like a stroke sometimes. ... (11 replies)


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