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I have been diagnosed with transverse myelitis 14 months ago, but my MRI was clear ? Why ?

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Dr. Tung Nguyen
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: MRI not sensitive

Transverse myelitis is a diagnosis based on your clinical exam. The changes in the spinal cord may be too small to be seen on mri.

In brief: MRI not sensitive

Transverse myelitis is a diagnosis based on your clinical exam. The changes in the spinal cord may be too small to be seen on mri.
Dr. Tung Nguyen
Dr. Tung Nguyen
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Dr. Grant Linnell
Radiology

In brief: ? diagnosis

If your MRI was normal at the time of your diagnosis, i would question whether the original diagnosis was correct.

In brief: ? diagnosis

If your MRI was normal at the time of your diagnosis, i would question whether the original diagnosis was correct.
Dr. Grant Linnell
Dr. Grant Linnell
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