A 59-year-old female asked:
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i'm having a brain mri next week to see the nerves going to my ear. will it show hearing loss and the tmj nerves?

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Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
It could: To answer this, we need to know more about your symptoms. the MRI can show a lot of different structures which would be helpful to clarify what your symptoms are from. regarding the hearing loss. It shows things along the hearing nerve in the inner ear to be helpful. Depending on the direction of the MRI. It can also review the TMJ, temporomandibular joint
Answered on Jan 27, 2020

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