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Mri Spine Scan
Ask your doctor: Cervical MRI is usually interpreted by a radiologist, and the report sent to the doctor that requested the exam ( the referring doctor). The referring doctor then establishes a diagnosis and treatment plan based on your complaint, the physical exam, the MRI results, and other test results. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
MRI: Varies with the technique, but may take about an hour. ...Read more
I had an MRI scan of my back n they said me tht I have a joint spine prob so what type of prob is ths?is ths serus?n they will put 4injections a day.
Painful, not serious: First possibility: the joint referred to is an intervertebral disc. This is not as likely as this would usually require only one injection. The second possibility is the zygapophysial (or "facet") joints. If the L4-L5 & L5-S1 facet joints appear arthritic on imaging, both levels may be injected, sometimes bilaterally, accounting for four injections. The underlying problem? Arthritis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I have a lesion growing in my spine which had been there for 8 years or so. I have an MRI scan once a year to keep track of it. I need answers plz?
Talk to your Doctor,: Apparently you have a benign lesion in your spine, which has been monitored for last 8 yrs. No one but your treating doctor would be able to give you answers. Check with your doctor, as none of us would be able to shed any light on it. ...Read more
How do I ease my back pain I have had a MRI scan which shows scarring , compression on my spine and I am on endone , when I don't take this my back ach?
See a back surgeon: Find a good back doctor you can trust, either an orthopedic surgeon or neurosurgeon, who specializes in backs. Sounds like you've had the work up. The last thing i'd recommend is a narcotic except for immediate post surgical pain. You'll get hooked on those things and breaking yourself of that habit will be worse than the back pain! exercise to strengthen your back muscles. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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