Can anyone tell the difference in these?

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Can anyone tell the difference in these?

Postby dee195854 » Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:19 am

How would you decipher these two MRI's any help would be appreciated

2005 Brain Mri
Impression: Multiple areas of T2 hyperintensity in the cerebral white matter as described.

2012 Brain Mri
Impression: Nonspecific white matter signal abnormalties in the cebral hemispheres. Demyelinating disease is favored over chronic microischemia changes.
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Re: Can anyone tell the difference in these?

Postby LR1234 » Thu Jun 28, 2012 3:43 pm

I would say they are saying the same thing......except one says the lesions look more like demyelinating disease rather than issues with blood flow in small blood vessels. (Basically MS like rather than blood flow issues)

I am no Dr though.....maybe someone could have a go at translating.
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