Aa
A
A
A
Close
Neurology Community
45.2k Members
Avatar universal

Mri with non-specific T-2 flair

Hi. I’ve been getting migraines with aura, dizziness, and  anxiety. My pcp sent me for an mri. I now have to consult with a neurologist. Does anyone know what the report below could mean? I’m a 34 year old obese female. I am setting the appointment up are there any specific questions I should ask or has anyone had anything similar?


Study result

Impression

:
1. No acute intracranial hemorrhage, mass or ischemia.
2. Few scattered white matter T2 and FLAIR hyperintensities are
nonspecific in distribution and morphology and may represent sequela
of prior trauma, infection or inflammation. A demyelinating disease
like multiple sclerosis can have a similar appearance in the
appropriate clinical setting.

Narrative

EXAM: MRI / Brain WO/Contrast
EXAM DATE AND TIME: 10/01/2018 18:13:00

HISTORY:Dizziness, diplopia and confusion issues intermittently over
the past 6 months. Evaluate abnormalities with MRI. DIPLOPIA

PROCEDURE: Noncontrast enhanced, multiplanar, multisequence images
were obtained through the brain.

CONTRAST: No IV contrast was administered.

COMPARISON: None available.

FINDINGS:
The brain parenchyma is normal in volume and morphology. Ventricles
are symmetrical and midline. There is no acute diffusion
restriction. A few scattered punctate white matter T2 and FLAIR
hyperintensities are present in the subcortical, periventricular and
deep white matter. Major vascular flowvoids are normal. GRE images
demonstrate no abnormal susceptibility to suggest chronic blood
products..

The pituitary gland, orbits, visualised paranasal sinuses, calvarium
and soft tissues are normal.

Component results

There is no component information for this result.













0 Responses
Have an Answer?
Top Neurology Answerers
620923 tn?1452915648
Allentown, PA
5265383 tn?1483808356
ON
1756321 tn?1547095325
Queensland, Australia
1780921 tn?1499301793
Queen Creek, AZ
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Find out how beta-blocker eye drops show promising results for acute migraine relief.
In this special Missouri Medicine report, doctors examine advances in diagnosis and treatment of this devastating and costly neurodegenerative disease.
Here are 12 simple – and fun! – ways to boost your brainpower.
Discover some of the causes of dizziness and how to treat it.
Discover the common causes of headaches and how to treat headache pain.
Two of the largest studies on Alzheimer’s have yielded new clues about the disease