What is MRI Cervical Spine?

Category: Procedures

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Generic name: MRI (magnetic resonance imaging)

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. It is especially useful for the musculoskeletal system.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 2
None 28

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with MRI Cervical Spine

Side effect Patients
Panic attacks 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently having MRI Cervical Spine

Dosage Patients
as needed 21
one time 17
yearly 6
daily 1

Adherence


Always
Patients
27
90%
Usually
Patients
0
0%
Sometimes
Patients
3
10%
Never taken as prescribed
Patients
0
0%

Burden


Very hard to take
Patients
2
7%
Somewhat hard to take
Patients
5
17%
A little hard to take
Patients
5
17%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
18
60%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
2
7%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
2
7%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
12
40%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
14
47%
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5 patient evaluations for MRI Cervical Spine

Lukasz
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Lukasz
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

See Lukasz's full MRI Cervical Spine history

Jan 4, 2016 (Started Nov 19, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Diagnostic assessment)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Yearly

  • 0 helpful marks
Rejoice
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Rejoice
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 44
Condition: Spinal Stenosis 25 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Spinal Stenosis

See Rejoice's full MRI Cervical Spine history

Dec 10, 2014 (Started Dec 10, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Spinal Stenosis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
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

See Dymond's full MRI Cervical Spine history

Oct 7, 2008 (Started Aug 06, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Other)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks
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