What is MRI Cervical Spine?

Category: Procedures

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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a medical imaging technique used to visualize the structure and function of the body providing greater contrast between the different soft tissues of the body than does computed tomography scans (CT Scan). It is especially useful for the musculoskeletal system.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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Moderate
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Mild
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Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with MRI Cervical Spine

Hospitalization 22
Panic attacks 1

Dosages

Adherence
Always
24 89%
Usually
0 0%
Sometimes
3 11%
Never
0 0%
Burden
Very
1 4%
Somewhat
4 15%
A little
5 19%
Not at all
17 63%
Cost per month
$200+
2 13%
$100-199
2 13%
$50-99
0 0%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
12 75%
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4 patient evaluations for MRI Cervical Spine

Rejoice
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Rejoice
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 43
Condition: Spinal Stenosis 22 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Spinal Stenosis

See Rejoice's full MRI Cervical Spine history

Dec 10, 2014 (Started Dec 10, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Spinal Stenosis: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: At C5-C6 there is a disc-osteophyte complex measuring 4mm in the left paracentral and foraminal distribution, which contributes to moderate left foraminal stenosis. Minimal right foraminal narrowing. The spinal AP thecal diameter is 9mm. At C6-7 there is a small posterocentral disc protrusion measuring 2mm.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Dymond
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Dymond
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Oct 7, 2008 (Started Aug 06, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all

  • 0 helpful marks
jmscout
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jmscout
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

See jmscout's full MRI Cervical Spine history

Sep 17, 2008 (Started May 01, 1993)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Yearly

  • 0 helpful marks
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