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A 25-year-old male asked:

My doctor found out something on my mri the mri result says. there is a 3- to 4-mm rounded lesion of the upper medullary bone of the l2 vertebra which is of indeterminate etiology. im wondering what cause of this problem and do i have to worry abou?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
What is the reason for MRI of the lumbar spines? You need to tell us more about your medical history. No body can make the diagnosis with this finding.
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