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Right arm numbness and left side of face numb. Cat scan was clear, blood tests were good. Doc is starting me on B12 injections. Can it be MS or other?

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Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
Ophthalmology
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In brief: You may need MRI

Cat scan may not give a good diagnosis eval.
Mri of the head with contrast will be a better option.

In brief: You may need MRI

Cat scan may not give a good diagnosis eval.
Mri of the head with contrast will be a better option.
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
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In brief: Sorry

CAT scan is virtually meaningless in defining presence or absence of MS lesions.
You may have B-12 issues, but was it proven on your blood studies or are the shots for other reasons?? Did you see a neurologist? There are reasons for arm and facial numbness and B-12 issues may not explain this.

In brief: Sorry

CAT scan is virtually meaningless in defining presence or absence of MS lesions.
You may have B-12 issues, but was it proven on your blood studies or are the shots for other reasons?? Did you see a neurologist? There are reasons for arm and facial numbness and B-12 issues may not explain this.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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