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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)
... panicked when I read the neurologist was testing for demyeliniation. I immediately thought he suspected MS and was just confirming his diagnoses by ordering the MRI. Its funny how you can always suspect the worst from out of nothing. ... (12 replies)

Anxiety ms worry
Oct 20, 2014
... new lesions a year....they didnt work for me. ... (26 replies)
... Hi there. I hope you get this resolved. I too think that perhaps your first round of antibiotics didn't kill all the infection. Please, can you explain further on the liver function being way off? Thanks and be well 😄 (7 replies)
... Swallowing issues can be MS related, but the only lesions are on the nerves where scar tissue has replaced the myelin sheath. ... (7 replies)
... As Nikki shared, a general neuro with MS experience can still help. I remember looking for an MS Specialist for a friend in LA and I remember that there was at least one in New Orleans and one in Baton Rouge. ... (8 replies)
... rather large lesion like thing on the back of my throat...which is probably the lump it seems that I am trying to swallow anytime I eat anything....could this be MS related? ... (7 replies)
... 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. ... (2 replies)
... I do have to agree, you can ask 1000 people and you probably wont get the same answer twice. MS is very individualized. ... (6 replies)
... Ill just throw this out there to further complicate things. No two MS patients have the same course of disease. ... (7 replies)
... You asked " How do I find a MS specialist." There are several ways... ... (8 replies)
... 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 but seems very knowledgeable. I live in South Louisiana. There may be 2 or 3 neurologist in the area, all general. ... (8 replies)
... The neurologist should be an MS Specialist to best assist you. Once you get a diagnosis, you should be able to rest better. There is a sense of relief when you get an answer. ... (8 replies)
... The VEP is a tool, but your doctor is correct in that it is limited. The LP results are only, or should only, used for eliminating MS mimicries. ... (8 replies)
... ptic Nerve or LP, I would ask them to follow the Revised McDonald Criteria. I have never had an abnormal LP. If your LP is normal, this should only rule out MS mimicries and cannot confirm or deny MS. Is your neuro an MS Specialist? ... (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)
Repeat MRI
Oct 9, 2014
... therefore, you should be fine. If your MRI is negative, you might ask about a VEP. ... (2 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 9, 2014
... Internet searches are not always accurate and MS is often a "catch all". ... (1 replies)

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