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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shin Beh
Dr. Shin Behanswered
Neurology 9 years experience
Unusual: Terminal zones of myelination refers to maturation of the covering of the nerves (myelin) in the brain. It's a bit unusual in 13 year old children. A ... Read More

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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Need expert opinion: The person who is taking care of your son and i assume that he/she is a neurologist should be better qualified to answer your question.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
100% ruled out: You are going to see any tumors in the Central Nervous System (CNS) with a non-contact MRI. Only reason to add on contrast is to assess vasculature an... Read More
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Worrying : As has been mentioned, MRI should be reassuring, and essentially excludes any key pathology. Sounds like you have concerns re hospital order. Talk to... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Punctuate foci: Punctuate foci are often of unclear significance and may not be a sign of concern, but this finding needs to be taken in conjunction with the rest MRI... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allison Greco
Dr. Allison Grecoanswered
General Practice 9 years experience
Sounds right: The MRI will show if there is a structural cause for your symptoms. However, not all people with epilepsy have something structurally wrong with their... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology 58 years experience
Very Low: Need more information What was the reason for ordering an MRI in the first place Go by what your physician who ordered the MRI advises.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
An MRI is: very sensitive for detecting brain tumors. If you have epilepsy, the MRI may or may not show signs. For seizure work up, special sequences may be pe... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anil Khosla
Specializes in Radiology
Cavernoma brain: In some cases cavernoma may be the focus of epilepsy. If this is proved by c, linical picture and various tests - this can be treated surgically. In ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Klein
Radiology 50 years experience
Gliosis means scarri: An angioma is an abnormal tangle of blood vessels in the brain. Sometimes, these may bleed a little or alot. Gliosis is what we call fibrous scarring... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Reichert
Neurosurgery 35 years experience
Vagal nerve MRI: Vagal nerve stimulator patients can have MRI evaluation, but need to have the type of stimulator and MRI known so safety measures can be reviewed. The... Read More

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