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Mri Of Brain

MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) of the brain is a diagnostic technique that uses magnetic field and radio waves to produce images of the brain and brain stem. It is a safe and painless method. An MRI can detect cysts, tumors, bleeding, swelling, infections, inflammation, aneurysms, and developmental deformities of the brain.

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What is the reason for head spinning and heaviness?

Query: Hello doctor, My mother is 75 years old. She is suffering from head spinning and heaviness problem since the last six months. Her blood pressure (BP), sugar, thyroid and other blood test reports are normal. After getting a suggestion from a doctor (Medicine) she had gone on an magnetic resonance ima...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have gone through the detailed query and understand your concerns. In my opinion, there is a definite need for face to face consultation as it seems to me that there is a need for cognitive evaluation. The magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) changes observed are indic...  Read Full »

What causes multiple small foci in the brain?

Query: Hello doctor, Recently, I got an magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain done. The report says that there are multiple small foci of high signal mainly in the right peritrigonal white matter. Is that a risk? My doctor says that it happens in older people with blood pressure or diabetes. I have...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to What you have got often occurs among elderly with chronic illnesses or even without hypertension and diabetes. It does not mean that it cannot occur in the young person, but elderly are more affected. If you do not have any symptoms, then there is nothing to worry about ...  Read Full »

Why was the patient treated for CVA even with normal scan reports?

Query: Hi doctor, The patient is a 79 year old male with a history of fall. Computed tomography (CT) and laboratory results showed no abnormality detected (NAD). But, the patient was treated for cerebral vascular accident (CVA). Now, the patient complains of numbness or paresis below waist. What would be t...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concerns. In my view, it is possible that the patient suffered TIA (transient ischemic attack) resulting in a fall and the vascular event was not detected on computed tomography (CT) scan. I mean to say that although according to CT ...  Read Full »

Please interpret my MRI brain for any developmental anomalies.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 24-year-old male. My main issue is people say that I behave like a 10-year-old boy. I think I have dyspraxia. I lack gross motor skills. I cannot play any sports. I cannot drive a car properly. People get averted due to my behavior. I have bad handwriting and I attempt things in...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to As discussed earlier, there is no doubt about the diagnosis of motor coordination disorder or dyspraxia. Many of your problems can be explained on the basis of dyspraxia itself and I feel you are right in saying that you have dyspraxia. However, your current post does ...  Read Full »

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