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Hi my name is Ron and I've had an upper scope just done,and all almost a year ago.had a colonoscopy done.all good and MRI Scan 2 stomach x-ray,all th?

Hi my name is Ron and I've had an upper scope just done,and all almost a year ago.had a colonoscopy done.all good and MRI  Scan 2 stomach x-ray,all th?

It sounds like your: medical evaluation is thorough and results are good. However, if you have persistent symptoms or even questions about your health, you should follow up with the doctor(s) who ordered these tests. If that's not possible, you can arrange for a consult with one of our doctors. Optimally, you should upload your test results for the doctor to review. ...Read more

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Mri (Definition)

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


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Health anxiety, dizziness, ear pressure, shortness of breath, constipated, rapid heart rate, had CT MRI scan bw EKG chest stomach xray all normal. Anxiety?

Health anxiety, dizziness, ear pressure, shortness of breath, constipated, rapid heart rate, had CT MRI scan bw EKG chest stomach xray all normal. Anxiety?

Possibly: I agree with dr. Block about the need to fully evaluate your complaints, looking for possible "medical" causes. However, anxiety disorders are medical causes also -- having physical, emotional, and cognitive symptoms and effects. With "health anxiety" [your words] you're likely to interpret any physical sensation as a sign of serious physical illness -- when the anxiety itself needs treatment. ...Read more

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I've had lower right abdomen pain for 6 weeks, have had an MRI scan showing a 3cm ovarian cyst. Is this common and what is likely to be the next step?

I've had lower right abdomen pain for 6 weeks, have had an MRI scan showing a 3cm ovarian cyst. Is this common and what is likely to be the next step?

Ov cysts r common: Ovarian cysts are common, in fact they occur every month you cycle. If they're simple, no worry. If you're post menopausal, you'll need further evaluation. You should discuss w/the doctor who ordered the scan. ...Read more

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I have undecended testis by birth I got usg of whole abdomen, MRI scan at 3 Tesla and 5 tesla but couldn't find anywhere my left testicle.will it harm?

I have undecended testis by birth I got usg of whole abdomen, MRI scan at 3 Tesla and 5 tesla but couldn't find anywhere my left testicle.will it harm?

Undescended testicle: If all abdominal studies are negative for intra-abdominal testicle then it is possible that you have single testicle or the other testicle has reabsorbed. The risk for intra-abdominal testicular cancer may not exist, ...Read more

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Is MRI scan good as CT scan for identifying why I have persistent abdominal pain for last 6 months.

Is MRI scan good as CT scan for identifying  why I have persistent abdominal pain for last 6 months.

Possibly so: Some times it is a personal preference amount physicians as to which modality you might need. My preference is for ct. For me, MRI is still a good problem solver. Ct is still quick easy and cheaper than the mri. Still you should check with your physician. ...Read more

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Had cholecystectomy just over a year ago. Now abdominal pain .GP diagnosed gastritis. Taking PPI. no improvement. is bile the culprit. MRI scan Normal?

Had cholecystectomy just over a year ago. Now abdominal pain .GP diagnosed gastritis. Taking PPI. no improvement. is bile the culprit. MRI scan Normal?

Physical exam: It depends on the site of your pain. You need to visit your general surgeon who will do a physical exam. When you describe your pain, when was the onset? Where exactly is the pain (right upper quadrant, vague, diffuse?), do you have abdominal tenderness? Bowel and bladder symptoms? Nausea? Refer to gastroenterology if pain persists as well. Get H.Pylori and upper GI scope to take a direct look. ...Read more

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Should I do a mri scan..?

Should I do a mri scan..?

Yes. : If a medical professional has recommended an MRI then it is important for your care to obtain the study. An MRI has no pain and no radiation. ...Read more

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Why would i need an MRI scan for my elbow?

Why would i need an MRI scan for my elbow?

See answer: Elbow MRI is usually used to demonstrate ligaments (connecting bone to bone), tendons (connecting muscle to bone), occult fractures or cartilage. ...Read more

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