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Pinched Nerve Mri
Deep burning in forearm. Negativefor pinched nerve on mri. Comes and goes. Doesn't feel muscular. What could it be?
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
Went to 2 ers for my severe neck pain they said they think its a pinched nerve, im in exstreme pain and i think i need a MRI how can I get one w/o insurance the pain is causing my BP to stay up around196/152 this pain is affecting my health and i can't ge
County facility : I would recommend that you inquire at your local county medical clinic for assistance. The other option is to pay to see a private care physician who after an evaluation may refer you for a cervical MRI that you again will have to pay cash and/or work out a payment plan. Good luck to you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Surgery only option if injections can't fix pinched nerve in back? How can MRI not see pinched nerves but EMG and conduction study says otherwise?
May need : to be evaluated for piriformis syndrome.Get a more detailed answer ›
Other ways: A good history and detailed neurological exam can be a good start. Tests besides a MRI would be an EMG/Nerve Conduction Study can support the above and can be used to document the root involved, give some information as to the severity, and exclude other possible causes. CAT Scans can be helpful but pale in comparison with a MRI. A myelogram can also be used in patients who cannot undergo a MRI. ...Read more
Yes it could show: Clearly.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can you have a pinched nerve but pass the neurological tests? Nothing is showing up on xray or mri
The answer is YES: It's interesting the way you phrased your question "passing neurological tests". Nice. Anyways, a description of your symptoms as to why you or someone thinks you have compression of a nerve or nerve root would be helpful to start with. Such compressions often occur without anything showing up on MRI. X-ray would be the worst imaging modality to use if one were looking for such a thing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more
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