In April, I had numbness in the left side of my body with double vision. They diagnosed me with a demyelinating lesion of about 3 mm on my brain stem as the cause via MRI.
They also did a spinal tap and loads of blood work. They ruled out MS and many other things based on the fact that I only had 1 lesion and not many, as MS patients will have.
They treated me with three high dosages of cortisone steroids via drip.
After that, I recovered from all the major symptoms within about 3 weeks. However, I still get some blurry vision occasionally and if I look to the right at something distant, my eyes tend to start producing double vision again if I continue staring in that direction.
I will call the doctor again soon about that, but the treatment seemed to work for the major symptoms.
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