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Category: Neurology
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Experience:  Board certified general Adult Neurologist, with experience in experimental neuroimaging and neurodiagnostics.
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I had an mri and it shows some spots is that normal? I also

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My name is***** had an mri and it shows some white spots is that normal? I also have a large pineal cyst 1cm and I'm now having seizures they think are epilepsy. very confused. I have also been told i may have ms.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I also have muscle aches and tackycardia. And my hands tingle often.
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

Hello. Welcome to JA. How can I help?

Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

White spots on certain sequences of a brain MRI can be normal. Interpretation of brain MRI is definitely difficult. There is a criteria called the McDonald criteria that helps to define abnormal findings. Let me know what specific questions you want answered and I will return with a reply. Dr Frank