It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Multiple Sclerosis Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 50Showing 1 - 20 of 1000 for ms lesions mri. (0.072 seconds)


... The fact that a referral to a neurosurgeon has been made would lessen the possibility of MS especially as you have shared that no lesions are present. Without lesions, you would fail to meet the Revised McDonald Criteria. ... (13 replies)
... I am indeed glad you see an MS Specialist. I would then ask him or her directly. Surely something must have piqued their interest. ... (13 replies)
... Because you are asking specifically why it would say MS in your history the answer is subjective. Normally,. when an MRI is ordered, a doctor will put a reason for ordering it. ... (13 replies)

... The MRI reading was written by a radiologist. The MRI cannot confirm or deny MS. If you have lesions and your neurologist is not an MS Specialist or lacks sufficient experience, they my have a bias and miss the signs. As you are in the St. ... (13 replies)
... An MRI cannot confirm or deny MS. I would encourage you to ask an MS Specialist. A General Neurologist will likely have little or no experience with MS. ... (7 replies)
... I am 39 and in 2010 I had either a stroke or 1 large ms blunder. I had no deficits but instant bladder and memory issues. Over the years I accounted my bladder to having 3 kids. ... (2 replies)
MRI duration
Nov 2, 2014
... A general Neurologist with MS experience could be able to assist you, but I would encourage you to seek out an MS Specialist. The Medical University there in Iowa should be able to help. Your GP is a blessing, I think, too. ... (31 replies)
MRI duration
Nov 2, 2014
... of MSers present initially without lesions. Also to be considered is the person who is reading the MRI image and even the thickness of each image slice. An MS Specialist might find that your MRI image has much to tell. A general neuro may lack sufficient experience to be able to render you with a diagnosis. ... (31 replies)
MRI duration
Nov 2, 2014
... and the lesions which are very small, tend to only show up with the contrast. ... (31 replies)
MRI duration
Nov 2, 2014
... I met a lady at the MS Clinic where I go who had gone 35 years misdiagnosed. ... (31 replies)
... There are very few cases of clear cut MS which are diagnosed immediately. For me, it took 48 hours. But I had classic symptoms and over ten lesions. Guess what? ... (31 replies)
... Im sorry you missed the contrast part. Contrast is actually really important because it can pick up the tiny lesions which arent big enough for the MRI to pick up. If you have them, and they arent seen due to not using contrast, you got a false negative test result...consider doing the next one with contrast. ... (31 replies)
... Were you diagnosed by an MS Specialist? ... (3 replies)
... (11 replies)
... The best thing to do is get an MRI or a brain scan they can see if there are lesions on your brain that is the best way, Home tests are take a really hot bath if it really messes you up you may have MS , MS sufferers are heat sensative good luck hope its something else (31 replies)
New to MS
Oct 29, 2014
... doctor should do is to use the Revised McDonald Criteria and apply it to your case after all mimicries have been eliminated. There are no specific tests and the MRI cannot confirm or deny MS. The LP cannot confirm or deny MS either. ... (2 replies)
New to MS
Oct 29, 2014
... I am currently waiting for "confirmation" of MS diagnoses - my Doctor suspects I have MS and have had an MRI of the spine showing lesions - getting spinal tap end of November - the unknown is hard (2 replies)
Panicking!!
Nov 17, 2014
... of MSers have negative spinal taps and negative evoked potentials. Im one of them. My diagnosis was based on the amount of lesions I have and the symptoms I presented with. ... (12 replies)
Copper level?
Nov 17, 2014
... phase. I was recently referred to a new neurologist. I saw him this past Friday and really liked him. I have had a lot of test run at this point. Including brain MRI which shows what my doctor called one "MS" lesion and one "ischemic" lesion. I am so confused when it comes to lesions. ... (4 replies)
Panicking!!
Nov 17, 2014
... Thanks Snoopy. I will see my doctor tomorrow and let him know. Does the neuro usually do another mri scan? ... (12 replies)


Associated Tags: diagnosis, drop foot, lesions, mri help, multiple sclerosis, normal mri, white spots

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 50

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:07 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!