You all have been a help to me already but wanted to know exactly what is "foci" on a brain mri. I have a couple 4mm foci according to brain mri. Are foci "bright spots"? When I look at the mri on my computer, I see bright white spots.
Wish I could help you........I have 3 foci on my report, I have no idea what they are.....where is your foci? Mine are on my Frontal lobe. When I look at my MRI I see white spots too........maybe someone will tell us lol
The 'Impression' at the bottom of my MRI Report states
Three subcentimeter nonspecific foci T2 lengthening in the white matter; this is nonspecific, the differential includes multiple sclerosis with other etiologies not excluded'
I don't know if my question got posted. If it did sorry for asking again. I has MRI it showed several small nonspecific foci of abnormal T2 signal changes in the deep white matter. Is that around the brain stem and cerebellum? Thanks
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