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How Good Is An Mri At Finding A Headache Cause
Mri or magnetic resonance imaging is one of the more recently developed imaging modalities available to physicians. It uses powerful magnets to generate images. There is no ionizing radiation which is a major advantage over many other modalities. Mri is the best imaging exam that we have for most soft tissue and joint related problems. There are radiologists ...Read more
I get a headache just about everyday. Had MRI which was normal. No cause of them. Can headaches just happen? What is a headache
Yes: The vast majority of headache sufferers have no abnormality on brain imaging. This can be frustrating to patients because they want to see a clear source of their pain. Our understanding of pain associated with headaches is complicated and lacking in a clear cause. So the short answer is, headaches just happen. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When you get a MRI to look for headache causes. Would they also see if you had like MS or somethin other involving you head?
A few days ago, MRI showed small left occipital arachnoid. Should this be looked at closer for cause of sudden, first time headache?
Headaches for months, had a MRI to look at puturity glan for something else, could they have missed something serious that cause the h/aches?
What causes forgetfulness? I've gotten much worse over the past year- only 38y/o. Had MRI 1 yr ago after bizarre headaches. Didn't show anything.
Forgetfulnes: First a neuro pschological test wil identify deficits if any. Make sure the MRI included careful scanning of the pituitary gland to rule out pituary adenoma. There is now a pet scan test to diagnose or evaluate dementia certain migraine headaches can cause have to rule out subclinical temporal lobe dysfunction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ibump on my backhead left lower causes me chronic pain/headaches. MRI shows nothing. What could it be? Have had it for 5 years. Only getting worse.
I've had a few painful, stabbing headaches over the past few months. They usually last <1 minute. MRI in 2014 was normal (except migraines). Causes?
I have 24/7 headache in forehead. Dr said tension. MRI was clean. I sleep with fan in my face all night. Could it be the cause or making worse?
Persistent headache : Does it occur in cold weather too? Does it go away with tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen? Do you have stuffy nose or nasal allergies? Is your B/P ok, did have an eye exam lately? I don't think the fan has anything to do with it. Try to sleep without the fan one night & see what happens may be it dry your nasal mucosa, use aline nose drops before bed time. If they persisted consult a neurologist . Good luck ...Read more
Swelling 2the outer edge of optic disc, dr said normally start in middle, what is it&could cause this, can't wait for MRI results headaches r 2much please?
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
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