Dr. Emma Simpson
Dr. Emma Simpson
Bryn Mawr, PA
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Excellent radiologist Very highly recommended!
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
I'm affiliated with
Bryn Mawr Hospital
Lankenau Medical Center
RIDDLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
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I've won the following awards
Friend of the Residents award, Bryn Mawr Hospital Radiology Residency Program
inductee, Phi Beta Kappa
Extraskeletal soft tissue masses of Langerhans' cell histiocytosis.
Skeletal Radiol., May;25(4):409-12 (1996)
Diagnosis of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma using flow cytometry.
AJR Am J Roentgenol., Mar;166(3):727-8 (1996)
Hyperdense pelvic and inguinal lymph nodes.
J Comput Tomogr., Jan;12(1):45-8 (1988)
Computed tomography in the diagnosis of renal pseudotumors.
J Comput Tomogr., Oct;10(4):341-8 (1986)
Association of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy with gastrointestinal polyposis.
AJR Am J Roentgenol., May;144(5):983-4 (1985)
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Shadow on CT scan mastoid bone area, MRI results clear, had ear infection and still do. Would MRI only show intercrainial and not bone disease? In brief: ProbablyBONE DISEASES COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY CT SCAN EAR INFECTION MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING MRI OTITIS MEDIA EAR INFECTIONSSee 1 more answer
Mri and ct are complementary studies so there is always the possibility that one study will show an abnormality that the other doesn't.
Likelyhood 34yr male w/ urq discomfort and occasional floating stools but normal pancreatic enzymes and normal abdominal CT scan has pancreatic cancer? In brief: Very unlikelyCANCER COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY CT SCAN FECES PANCREATIC CANCER CT OF ABDOMEN MALE HEALTH
Pancreatic cancer is very uncommon in your age group.
Diagnosed with kidney stones! flank pain. Is it possible to have this going on without infection? In brief: YesSee 1 more answer
If one of your kidneys stones moves into the ureter (the tube connecting the kidney to the bladder) it can cause flank pain.
This is what is commonly referred to as passing a kidney stone.NEPHROLITHIASIS YOUNG HEALTH OLD HEALTH KIDNEY STONE KIDNEY STONES
Im 12weeks 6days pregnant, and had my ultrasound yesterday i saw the baby healthy, but this morning i saw blood on my underwear and in the toilet after? In brief: Call your OB doctorFEMALE HEALTH HEALTHY PREGNANCY SONOGRAM PREGNANT PREGNANCYSee 1 more answer
Call your obstetrician today so they can see if your baby is ok.
Embarrassed; laparoscopy feb 1st, normal per. After; now in mar. 2 periods 13 days apart; 2nd is heavy & has a foul (almost rancid) odor. See surgeon? In brief: See your doctor
You should definitely see a doctor as soon as you can.
A gynecologist might be most helpful based on the symptoms you've mentioned or your primary care doctor.LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY LAPAROSCOPY
I had vaginal bleeding 4 days before my period was due, but i'm always regular. I'm experiencing pregnancy symptoms. Could i be pregnant? In brief: It's possibleFEMALE HEALTH MENSTRUAL CYCLE MENSTRUAL PERIOD HEALTHY PREGNANCY VAGINAL BLEEDING PREGNANT PREGNANCY
Sometimes when the embryo implants in the uterus it causes some mild bleeding.
Whta are the symptoms of deep vein thrombosis? In brief: VariableSee 2 more answers
Sometimes there are no symptoms.
Typical symptoms include leg swelling or pain in the legs, especially the calves.BLOOD CLOT DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS (DVT) DEEP VENOUS THROMBOSIS THROMBOSIS
Can bladder cancer can be detected by an ultrasound? In brief: Yes, but......See 1 more answer
Ultrasound is not the most sensitive way to look for bladder cancer meaning it can miss early cases and there are other tests that are more sensitive and specific.
However, bladder cancers are sometimes seen with ultrasound, especially if they are large.BLADDER BLADDER CANCER CANCER SONOGRAM