A 55-year-old female asked:
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is it possible too have white spots on brain and neck concerning ms and it not be active the multiple sclerosis?

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Dr. Saurabh Baghi
7 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: White spots seen on imaging, specially MRI Brain / Cervical spine can be seen in various diseases other than MS, such as chronic migraine headaches, high cholesterol levels, underlying DM. Clinical co-relation with symptoms of MS is recommended when such abnormalities are noted on imaging reports. Please visit a Neurologist for a complete clinical exam.
Answered on Sep 16, 2017

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