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Can MRI distinguish between a cervical radiculopathy & a brachial plexus injury?

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Dr. Paul Slawek
Radiology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

First MRI of c-spine to r/o disc disease.
If brachial plexus injury a possibility an MRI of the brachial plexus can be obtained.

In brief: Yes

First MRI of c-spine to r/o disc disease.
If brachial plexus injury a possibility an MRI of the brachial plexus can be obtained.
Dr. Paul Slawek
Dr. Paul Slawek
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Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery

In brief: Yes

An MRI can be very helpful.
A nerve study called an EMG and nerve conduction study can also be useful. Finally, seeing a specialist can also be helpful.

In brief: Yes

An MRI can be very helpful.
A nerve study called an EMG and nerve conduction study can also be useful. Finally, seeing a specialist can also be helpful.
Dr. Kevin Vaught
Dr. Kevin Vaught
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