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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
It depends.: In general, an open MRI is perfectly fine for most indications. A closed MRI has some technical advantages over an open MRI because stronger magnets ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
5th nerve: The 5th nerve is the trigeminal nerve, so they are looking for abnormalities involving the trigeminal nerve. Meckel's cave is a space in which p ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
No: MS is GENERALLY misdiagnosed while the pattern is developing for years prior to the diagnosis. The diagnosis is by pattern of findings not by any one ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Warren
8 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: if they know beforehand to look for it then they can narrow the scan to that area but overall they should be able to see it but a reminder beforehand ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Snap shot : ?Warranty period ? You're kidding right. The MRI is a snapshot of what was happening on the day you had it done.You can have numerous things happen in ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See Below: If your child is developmentally appropriate, and the head growth is normal, there is no reason to obtain an mri.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manoj Mittal
15 years experience Neurology
MRI brain: It is less likely that MRI brain will be helpful in this situation. The best way to approach this would be to see a neurologist for an evaluation.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stacy Yamasaki
33 years experience Radiology
Maybe: MRI of the brain looks at the brain and would show most brain masses. Small lesions in the ear and internal auditory canal may be missed unless an MRI ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Mri: the mri spine may show some things but really not specific. If you are concerned see and ent
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