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... I just had my first brain MRI this morning. Aside from the noise, it was a pretty pleasant experience...didn't last very long either. Anyway, before the MRI, my neurologist scheduled me for a follow up but not until Jan 3rd! Isn't that a long time? ... (20 replies)
... There is no reason for that, I would call within two days and ask for the results. If he can't take the time to look them over by then, I would ask for the films and take them to another nuero. You can also call the place where you had the MRI done, while they may not be as "technical" as the doctor. ... (20 replies)
... I have never had a problem getting MRI results. ... (20 replies)

... I had my mri this morning also. I am just starting the testing process to see what is causing my numbness and tingling sensations. ... (20 replies)
... thank you all. I am the bold and dedicated advocate for everyone but myself. I have to pray for the strength to call them for the results. I know it is crazy, but I get so intimidated. ... (20 replies)
... Oh, Blessed, it sure does sound like they are brushing you off. I had to wait two weeks after my first brain MRI, that seemed quite long to me. But the difference is, I got copies of my MRI when I left the test. ... (20 replies)
... I also get copies of all my test results and on occasion have called the Dr to report abnrmal results. According to HIPPA guidelines you have a right to a copies of your medical records. ... (20 replies)
... January is crazy. The morning I had my attack I had an MRI... 5 minutes after, my doctor has the films. Turns out he was in the room, watching as the MRI scans came up, and as soon as they were printed, we had a follow up. ... (20 replies)
... Blessed, when I had my brain MRI on a Tues. my PCP called with the results that Friday. Not sure why they are waiting so long, unless, sad to say your Neuro isn't taking your sx seriously. ... (20 replies)
... I believe we need an advocate for us when we are sick and usually, the patient is the worst one to be that. I have a galfriend who saved her husband's life because she was his advocate. ... (20 replies)
... Shad, yep, I do agree that sometimes test results can be a dangerous thing for us to get without the benefit of educated interpretation. But I still think we are entitled to have them within a reasonable amount of time. ... (20 replies)
... and twitches are basically nonstop now but when I was in the doctors office, I had only one little twitch! Come on body, if you want some help, show these docs how bad you can be!!! ... (20 replies)
... That is interesting about the HIPPA guidelines, I'll have to look that up. I always ask for results of any tests to be sent to me, as well. But sometimes they snap back at me, "We have to have written permission from your doctor! ... (20 replies)
... I know what you mean, too. That is what I meant when I wrote that I told my atty's secretary sweetly, IT doesn't help me when you take that attitude. She backed right off and it kinda woke her up. There is no excuse for rudeness or lack of caring and I believe that is what Lilc is talking about. ... (20 replies)
... I would probably drag my feet on their request. I'll probably get alot of flack for this but I'm just being honest. I also know that patients in the hosp. ... (20 replies)
... I don't think anyone took you wrong, and I think it is good advice! Despite my tirade, I ALWAYS start out very nice and polite. ... (20 replies)
... I'm from Minnesota for Pete's sake! ... (20 replies)
... I am pretty sure that is why. I mean, he had the nerve to ask me what I thought it was. I didn't make any suggestions because then I'd be the "crazy lady who wants MS". ... (20 replies)
... ke when you make up your mind to sell a broncy horse and put an ad in the paper and then he suddenly acts like the perfect horse and you don't want to sell him! It would help in times like those to have a list of all of! ... (20 replies)
... I did go to my primary yesterday and he ordered an MRI with gad. ... (7 replies)

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