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Dr. Thomas Wright
29 years experience Phlebology
Injured shoulder: The supraspinatus tendon is part of the rotator cuff. your MRI shows an injury to it.

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Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
35 years experience Medical Oncology
Funky spleen: Means that the spleen is slightly enlarged and not uniform-looking but the radiologist cannot say anything else based on that test. Could be many thin ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Translation: Some areas are thicker than others= a common & relatively normal finding in general. Lack of any information about what the US studied or why it w ... Read More
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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
24 years experience Pediatrics
Enlarged uterus: One fourth of women have a retroverted uterus. This is a normal variation. The average uterus, measures 3 to 4 inches by 2.5 inches. Yours in larger t ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Artifact: Artifact in medicine denotes a substance that is not naturally present. In your MRI a fragment of metal obscured a portion of the image of the spinal ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See below: There is a certain "signal" or color that structures have as seen on an MRI. When the color is different than expected, they are described as abnorma ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Turek
35 years experience Urology
Uneven look: Typically this word is used by radiologists to describe the look of testicles on ultrasound. It is not the same as a "mass" or "tumor" but simply sugg ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Thyroid: diffuse heterogeneity means size/thickness is different throughout. It is not smooth. May be related to graves disease,hashimotos thyroiditis.
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Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
31 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Ultrasound cloudy: The increased echogenicity generally means there is some chronic process going on. Knowing the sizes of the kidneys, whether there are stones, cysts ... Read More
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Description: It sounds like you are trying to interpret an ultrasound. This is a description of what the uterus looks like. It needs to be taken in conjunction wit ... Read More

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