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Does brain MRI show old blood

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Yes/no: A magnetic resonance angiogram (MRA) will show the entire intracranial vasculature. However, I caution you against any half-baked forays into self-dia ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cynthia Archer
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes and No.: If you were actively having an episode of say blurred vision or weakness, then yes if the MRI is done at the time you have symptoms, it should be visi ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Migraine?: Is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Unilateral throbbing headache, dizziness, dysesthesia, visual disturbances nausea, sensitivity to light ... Read More
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Headaches: Yes. Multiple sclerosis (MS) plaques are commonly found on an MRI study along the corpus callosum, periventricular white matter, cerebellum, brain st ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Depends on question: Common misconception: MRI (or MRA) doesn't "see everything". ANY imaging test used to help confirm a diagnosis has limitations & doesn't establish ... Read More
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Dr. Ahimsa porter Sumchai md
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Hemicranial headache: Migraine means hemicranial -a headache involving one side of the head. I am glad your MD took these symptoms seriously and ordered a brain scan to rul ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Brain: I am not sure how the lesions on the frontal lobe are causing your heart problem unless they are very large. You blood pressure issues and low pulse a ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
More work needed: Sounds like more testing is necessary despite what seems to be a very thorough assessment so far.Here are tests to be considered: eeg, carotid ultraso ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Symptoms? : You cannot anything on the information given black holes may have been there for years as far as we know multiple sclerosis is basically a clinical di ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Brain Fog: can be from a variety of sources. Glad to hear you saw your doc and had testing. Metabolic syndrome (pre-diabetes) is rampant today and can be one c ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Are you anxious: or depressed? Is your appetite normal? Were you checked for Addisons disease? Diabetes? There are many reasons you could be losing weight. Suggest you ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Hip bursitis: Hip problems can present this way.

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