Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

brain aneurysm on mri

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
Only if large enough: MRI with contrast has a resolution limit of about 5 mm, depending on the field strength of the magnet & the spin sequence performed (resolution of ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
38 years experience Radiology
Depends on locationi: And size. I would go to a regional specialist center. In my area it is dr. Robert rosenwasser - at thomas jefferson hospital. I am sure his office m ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Likely a clip: It depends on size, location, other risk factors. They will assess all options for best result and lowest risks.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Brain aneurysm: If it is big enough it would. Most are tiny and called Charot-Bouchert micro aneurysms. seen mostly in those with long standing high blood pressure.
1
1 thank
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
MRA rather: Magnetic Resonance Angiogram would show it, yes
1
1 thank
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vaidehi Patel
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: MRI will show an aneurysm. Your headaches could be due to other reason. If you got an MRI done already a physician is already involved so go back to ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
YES: YES
1
1 thank
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vaidehi Patel
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Usually CT alone will show brain aneurysm. MRI without contast is added if CT is negative but suspicion is high for aneurysm. Though MRA visualizes b ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
16 years experience Neurology
Maybe Not: Even an MRA can miss a very small aneurysm. Here is the problem, with a headache patient, in an ideal world, it would be nice if we could get MRI/MRA ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
MRI vs MRA: Can you send us the MRI cuts? Depends on how thin cuts were and who read scans. Small aneurysms can be missed. Consult with us to help solve this issu ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Need more than that: Cerebral aneurysm is a serious life threatening condition , if event happens (if it reputes) less than 50% will survive, out of them again less than ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Marra
29 years experience Radiology
Usually a few years: Brain aneurysms often take several years of slow growth before they would be clinically significant. There of course can be great variation between r ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month