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... I think it is about as bad as it can get? ... (12 replies)
Brain MRI
Jul 9, 2015
... An MRI should be with and without contrast. The contrasting will "light up" active lesions. ... (7 replies)
... spine MRIs with and without contrast, which I had done on Monday. I will see him again probably next week when the results are in. He also works at an MS clinic and he had me call one of the nurses at the clinic to check in with them. ... (3 replies)

... and ordered an open MRI of brain without contrast to rule out any brain tumor. Aside from the headaches I have no neurological symptoms. No numbness or tingling. No muscle weakness or limbs giving out. ... (9 replies)
Do I have MS?
Jun 3, 2015
... go i noticed that the blurry eye also saw "blues" as "greens". Three days ago I woke up and on the same side my chin, lower lip, and tongue were numb. Similar to what one would feel as the effects of Novocaine wore off. I made an eye appt that day. ... (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 5, 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)
... the end of June, beginning of July, 2012. I had tremendous pressure, photophobia and had to start wearing sunglasses because the pain was so intense. I went to an FNP who said it was a sinus infection. She put me on Cipro for 10 days. I know what a sinus headache and infection feels like and this was nothing like it. ... (6 replies)
... So what does the dye do, because my patient plan specified no dye. ... (4 replies)


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