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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
23 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Depends on the MRI.: Small MRI machines called "extremity magnets" only take the body part inside the coil. The images from these smaller machines doesn't have the high re ... Read More

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Imaging : Imaging inflammation in vasculature is not standardized and hasn't a large data base. Presently can't advise either study
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: What the heck does tweaks mean? That tells me nothing.
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
Fatigue: Could be Lactic Acid irritating nerves. Does you work require much hand movements?
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
Not performed.: Contrary to what you might have been told, a "whole body MRI" is almost NEVER performed - it's too expensive, & the technology doesn't work to mak ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Chevlen
47 years experience Medical Oncology
No: For most sites, CT is better diagnostic tool than MRI. NRI is better for imaging the brain, spinal cord, and sometimes the pelvis.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Assuming it: is clinically indicated, MRI can image the entire spinal cord. Technically the spinal cord does not extend to the tail bone, however, it ends at about ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
It is hard to say: It depends on where you had the shingles. You can ask your physiciasn to have you see a neurologist. It could ne related to the shingles but may no ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olson answered
39 years experience Psychiatry
Many symptoms POTS: Orthostatic intolerance, marginal low blood pressure, with lack of appropriate sympathetic charge with position change can cause many symptoms: fatigu ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
48 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Best ...Neurologist: 42 y/o female says Numbness, tingling in whole body hard to move. Use to only be in arms, legs. I have a brain lesion found on MRI. I have blacked out ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Doubt a tumor: Your description is not one of signs from a brain tumor, and in fact, more likely represents a different problem. Fibromyalgia could indeed cause sle ... Read More
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