What is MRI Brain and Cervical Spine?

Category: Procedures


Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a medical imaging technique that uses magnets and radio waves to create pictures of the organs and tissues within the body. These images can be used to evaluate your body’s structure and function.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Multiple sclerosis 35 6
Diagnostic assessment 12 3
Brain lesions 7 3
Evaluation/monitoring 3 0
Neck pain 2 0

Show all 14 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 10

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with MRI Brain and Cervical Spine

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently having MRI Brain and Cervical Spine

Dosage Patients
as needed 4
one time 2
every 3 months 1
yearly 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 7
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 3
Somewhat hard to take 3
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 1
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 5
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for MRI Brain and Cervical Spine.