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T2 FLAIR myelin pallor

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
33 years experience Neurology
Non-specific: There are many different names for this that is seen on MRI of the brain in normal adults. Initially there were called ubo (unidentified white objects ... Read More
Dr. Lauren Stegman
27 years experience Radiation Oncology
Sometimes Nothing: This is a common finding and may be part of the normal aging process. Sometimes these spots are called "ubo's" which stands for "unidentified bright ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
These: Lesions could occur over the years, but migraines may increase their presence. Unless clinically relevant, ms and sle also could explain these as well ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
29 years experience Radiology
Depends: Size, distribution and location are all important. However, this number in the 25-year-old is high. Please see a neurologist for further evaluation ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Radiologist: Your question should be referred to a diagnostic radiliologist on this panel-multiple causes are possible.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ginsburg
12 years experience Interventional Radiology
It's concerning : While t2/flair signal hyper-intensities are not very specific and may represent many things, if you are 21 y/o it's concerning as you shouldn't have a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
26 years experience Psychiatry
See below: It means you may have tiny lesions in white matter where nerve fibers extend away from nerve cells. The increased signals may indicate areas of injury ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
MRI: Well tons of reason, could be part of aging (wear and tear lesions), small strokes, infections, MS. talk to a neurologist.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
From: Migraines, to nothing important, to a small clot. In case of lupus you must have full criteria and have active disease. Coagulation issues may also be ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
There are a: number of causes of white matter lesions, impossible to make a determination based solely on the fact that they are there. Your doctor needs to corre ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
39 years experience Neurology
Various causes: T2 flair is a highly sensitive but not very specific imaging protocol in mri. Without an idea of what you are looking for, the differential becomes ve ... Read More
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