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Ct scan vs mri head

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lotfi Hacein-Bey
Radiology 41 years experience
Be reassured: At your age, if imaging studies (especially mri) are normal, your most likely have a benign origin. Consider stress, migraines, or even sinus congesti... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 62 years experience
Sensation : Ann sensation that is persistent should be checked out by a physician before any further investigation would be required
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
Radiology 33 years experience
The best: Approach at this time is a bit of patience. You have had exams appropriate for the initial evaluation of cystic changes in the pancreas. The MRI repor... Read More
Dr. Carl Decker
Radiology 25 years experience
Benign or malignant: Cystic changes in the head of the pancreas is nonspecific. Most likely the finding his benign; however, cystic neoplasms do exist. Close follow-up may... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Pressure confusion: Pressure in your head from swelling but may not show up on MRI or CT. Discuss with your team.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marcel Hungs
Neurology 27 years experience
Contact neurologist: Your symptoms could be part of an headache syndrome. Things to consider are: pseudo tumor cerebri, sleep apnea, tension headache, migraines, neck p... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carol Van der Harst
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 36 years experience
Quite a Lot: MRI is more helpful for soft tissue problems of blood vessels, inflammation, demyelination of brain tissue, and fluid collections. It seems you are u... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
Why: All the test did not show any thing so far ? If that correct i would not worry.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 11 years experience
Depends: Physician should consider your overall medical history and perform a good neurological exam before deciding on appropriate imaging modalities.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Filly
Radiology 27 years experience
MRI: Is generally a better test. Depends on the indication. Ct does have radiation but is a small amount.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Segal
Family Medicine 43 years experience
No.: You should have been told and obtained an after hospital summary that has all the tests and reports. Also, you should be able to sign in to a patient ... Read More