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Dr. Daniel Sampson
26 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Possible TMJ problem: Or post-concussion symptoms. I would recommend being evaluated by your doctor or dentist. Tmj problems or headaches may not show up on scans.
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Tmj: Once intracranial problems have been ruled out, see a TMJ expert. Your TMJ disk was displaced traumatically. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the ... Read More
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36 years experience Pain Management
Post Traumatic HA: Specialty evaluation by Orofacial pain or headache specialist should not be delayed. After the acute period, persistent symptoms may require neuropsy ... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
39 years experience Radiology
Enhancement: Contrast helps the MRI study by determining if there is any abnormal contrast accumulation called "enhancement". Enhancement can occur in the presence ... Read More
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Dr. Walter Husar
33 years experience Neurology
MRI/Contrast: Mri of the brain demonstrates very detailed pictures of the brain. Under certain conditions, such as tumors or recent stroke or infection, contrast wi ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alon Seifan
13 years experience Neurology
Both can be useful: A ct scan uses ionizing radiation to get a picture of the brain tructures, and it is good for seeing blood, calcium and major abnormalities. An MRI u ... Read More
Dr. Joseph Accurso
29 years experience Radiology
Both show anatomy: Both ct and MRI show anatomy. Ct does this be imaging differences in density, and MRI by looking at differences in the number hydrogen atoms in a reg ... Read More
Dr. Ana Adelstein
27 years experience Clinical Psychology
X- vs Magnetic-Rays: "computed tomography" (ct) scanners take & compile a series x-rays 2form detailed 3-d images. X-rays r a form of high-energy radiation known 2cause ge ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick Connerly
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
On the internet?: Are you kidding? We cannot see your scans nor do we have any physical exam data or any specific information about you. Yes. You should be concerned a ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
39 years experience Radiology
Consider followup: Not all intracranial bleeds are seen with the first ct. If you have signs, symptoms, or history to suggest that possibility you should see a doctor an ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
9 years experience Family Medicine
CT vs MRI: Ct's and mris can focus on different things. Ct is typically used to view bone and look for bleeding while mris are used to view tissues. Also, cts ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
29 years experience Radiology
Moderate Sedation: If a mild sedative does not work, and the MRI is necessary, moderate sedation can be performed at most hospitals to allow acquisition of the mri. M ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
MRI: The degree of brain swelling and edema are better seen on MRI than on CT scan. As dar as prognostic indicators, it is more of a wait and see situation ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Stress & anxiety: Emotions - especially strong ones - are a way we can clearly see the connections between our mind & body. Stress & the emotions that feel bad impact o ... Read More
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