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... The two quotes is what has caught my attention. Those with MS do not get relief by positional changes. ... (6 replies)
... Hello, this is my first post here and this will probably be a bit lengthy, as I've been having a wide array of symptoms off and on for about 12 years now. ... (6 replies)
... I would encourage you to have your MRI sent to an MS Specialist just to read it. Sometimes a general neurologist can miss things due to a lack of experience in dealing with MS. ... (4 replies)

... This is not screaming MS to me. Too many of your symptoms are not MS symptoms, however, you cant rule it out. You said that you had an MRI in the past two years. First of all, what did he scan? ... (4 replies)
... I've already had one doctor that yes he is confident I have MS. ... (3 replies)
... I am sorry you are going through this. Its really scary not knowing what is going on. Similar to what the other posters said to you, its not a cut and dried situation on whether this sounds like MS or not. ... (5 replies)
... clearing my throat fits after every single meal. Regardless of what I'm eating it's causing this reaction. He seems to think it's a swallowing problem. All in all I felt like the appointment was good. ... (6 replies)
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Feb 27, 2016
... I hope it is okay for me to join in on the boards here as I have not actually been diagnosed with MS. ... (5 replies)
... You stated that you had an MRI with contrast today. What did they scan? ... (17 replies)
... 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. I have an appointment with a neuro surgeon that did surgery on my spine years ago to get his opinion. My hands have been twitching terrible for the past few days. ... (9 replies)
... No worries. I assume that your neuro was just a regular neuro and was looking for a quick diagnosis. Unfortunately MS is not so simple. ... (5 replies)
... The first neurologist was very likely well experienced. Based upon what you wrote, perhaps a new neurologist can best assist you. ... (15 replies)
... for a blood test. They were evasive about what they were looking for. ... (17 replies)
... I had an MRI scan two years ago when I had my first attack of papilloedema and that time it was done both without and then with contrast medium. This last time was done at a very large and reputable university hospital and, the technician told me I would have a second scan with contrast. ... (17 replies)
... then they put you back in the machine and repeat a few of the series...usually an additional 10 minutes or so... ... (4 replies)
... dye introduced with an IV during your MRI. No contrast is just a MRI without an IV. The dye is used to be able to see more detail. ... (4 replies)
... HI there. I only have a few things to add. Your doctor said you might not be dx because this is the first time...thats not necessarily true. ... (6 replies)
... The tests normally taken to identify you having MS is an MRI with contrast. If it shows lesions in the brain, the radiologist will send a report saying his findings are that of MS. ... (7 replies)
... I will be praying for you as you continue your journey. I don't understand my symptoms at all and the "foggy spaced out head" will just not go away, I think that is what makes me worry the most. Also now with the tingling, it's just a lot. I also have constant pressure and head aches, feeling sinus like. ... (6 replies)
... the insurance company refused to pay for an MRI with contrast, so we went ahead without contrast. If the doc still thinks it might be MS, can he make a diagnosis off the current MRI or will he need to order another MRI with contrast? ... (3 replies)


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