MRI Image of Brain With Multiple Sclerosis

miklJuly 24, 2016
10 images
MS is a chronic disease that damages the nerves in the spinal cord and brain, as well as the optic nerves. Sclerosis means scarring, and people with MS develop multiple areas of scar tissue in response to the nerve damage. Depending on where the damage occurs, symptoms may include problems with muscle control, balance, vision, […]

MRI c Spine Multiple Sclerosis

miklJuly 23, 2016
8 images
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was first used to visualize multiple sclerosis (MS) in the upper cervical spine in the late 1980s.[1] Spinal MS is often associated with concomitant brain lesions; however, as many as 20% of patients with spinal lesions do not have intracranial plaques. Contrary to the brain, white and gray matter can both […]

MRI Brain With Contrast Multiple Sclerosis

miklJuly 23, 2016
9 images
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the protective covering surrounding the nerves of the central nervous system. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can reveal telltale scars (lesions) on the brain or spinal cord. There’s no single definitive test for MS. Diagnosis is based on symptoms, clinical evaluation, and a […]