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... g. Never explained but I had not changed anything in my diet or hygiene, laundry. In june I started having problems walking, i cannot walk more than half a block without being in excruciating pain from my legs and hips. I did physical therapy 3 x week for a month, no change at all in my leg pain. ... (8 replies)
Jan 17, 2016
... MSjayhawk, thanks for your ever informative clarification on things that I find confusing. Can you tell me is there an Mri protocol for Neurologists to follow when evaluating someone for MS? ... (13 replies)
... Please bear with me because I'm not exactly sure where to start. For the last ten years I had seemingly random symptoms and very recently it seems that it is possible that they could all be related. I started exhibiting these symptoms simultaneously a little bit at a time. ... (5 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)
Brain MRI
Jan 2, 2016
... Thanks for your thoughts , yes I know worry and anxiety is not helping me one bit, and I am by nature a worrier. ... (11 replies)
... You sound like me. I too, was dx within 48 hours of being sent to a neurologist and basically within 15 minutes of my MRI being done with and without contrast to the brain. ... (5 replies)
... I had this done yesterday morning. As a reminder, my first mri completed a year ago of the brain only was without contrast, yet I was still dx'd 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)
... 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)
... I finally had my referral appointment from my last neurologist this afternoon. I went to a new outpatient clinic here in town that is supposed to be touted as the newest and best thing. ... (5 replies)
MS Limbo?
Dec 6, 2012
... a desk either...and even though I have MS, I have since my diagnosis, gotten several degrees and work in sales management, never in the same place for more than an hour and I travel extensively for my job. ITs possible to work in a career which isnt too brutal on MS ... ... (2 replies)

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