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... Not only does the contrast help to pinpoint what is active, but it also helps to explain if a doctor thinks you might be having a relapse... ... (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)
... who seemed ok I do not believe he "specializes" in MS though. I do not know how to go about finding a Neuro who does in my area. I tried looking it up on the computer but got nowhere. Why would the doc. have not ordered either one of my mri's with contrast? ... (15 replies)

... imaging of the thoracic spine was obtained demonstrating preservation of the disc space height and vertical vertebral body height throughout the thoracic region without evidence of spinal stenosis or disc protrusion. The signal intensity from the thoracic cord appears uniform. ... (3 replies)
... e neuro's last tool. In 1982 there was little to test. The hospital had just added a new machine called the MRI. My neuro wanted to try me in it. I think the MRI with and without contrast has become the "speed link" in the diagnosis. For my disability claim I had to have a VEP. ... (27 replies)
... I got the report from my MRI and it does say "MRI without Contrast", but how on earth do I find out "how my Dr. actually ordered the MRI to be done? ... (6 replies)
... What does my MRI results mean? ... (3 replies)
... and sometimes can also detect smaller lesions that otherwise might not be seen. The contrast substance is called Gladolinium. ... (4 replies)
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Nov 2, 2014
... You might have been given the quickie version, but that doesnt mean that it wont show anything....it still might. Contrast, does pick up things which might be too small for the machine to pick up without the dye. ... (31 replies)
... Thanks for your message. It was a neurologist that sent me for the MRI scan. The part that worry me is in the Interpretation which says Tiny nonspecific focus increased signal white matter of the left frontal lobe. ... (3 replies)
... Its alittle weird that they didnt order the MRI with and without contrast. And, no, it doesnt really mean that there could be more if they HAD done it with contrast, what the contrast usually shows is the active legions. ... (18 replies)
... Im not entirely clear why you titled your post MS and clusters....Clusters are a word which can mean two things in the neurological world.. ... (8 replies)
... I had an MRI done on Thursday without contrast. I didn't feel confortable with the gad contrast because I have complained of bladder issues and urgency. No one seems to care. ... (8 replies)
... Hi there. Sorry you are having these problems. Intesting that they sent you for a brain and Thoracic MRI and even more interesting that they didnt use contrast. ... (3 replies)
... Lesions in the brain do not always mean MS. Lesions can come from migrane headaches, prior head trauma and even infections. ... (15 replies)
... I know what you mean. The doctors tell you to be happy when an MRI comes back negative but it is really hard. ... (5 replies)
... Legions, are scar tissue. And, yes they show up without contrast, however legions can show up as a result of head trauma, migranes and a whole bunch of other things...NOT only MS. ... (8 replies)
... n my hands is getting worse. I was sent to an arthritis Dr. That gets ruled out but he prescribes me 300MG of Gabapentin to take 3 times a day for the pain. This does work on the pain but the tingling and numbness never ever goes away. ... (5 replies)
... actually caring about what I had to say and listening to my answers without rushing me through them. After the questions, he of course did a typical neuro exam, testing my reflexes, strength, balance, eyes, etc. ... (5 replies)
... I know that the MRI that they did was without contrast. Does that mean that I could have had more lesions on my brain than what they found? ... (18 replies)


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