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Update on MRI

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grannyrebel7 Wed 11-Mar-20 21:46:06

Had it yesterday and it was absolutely fine. Nothing scary at all - don't know what I was worried about!

phoenix Wed 11-Mar-20 21:50:06

Congratulations! Things are often not as bad as you might imagine.

crazyH Wed 11-Mar-20 21:53:22

Grannyrebel, my memory isn't as good as it was - what was the MRI for ? And I'm glad you found it alright.

Jane10 Wed 11-Mar-20 22:03:57

Glad to hear that all is well.

gillybob Wed 11-Mar-20 23:20:47

Well done grannyrebel I’ve had quite a few over the years and I think maybe its the fear of the unknown. Glad it’s all over for you and that the results come back fine. smile

Kalu Wed 11-Mar-20 23:30:51

Good to hear grannyrebel

Initially, it is a scary thought but as you discovered, nothing to fear.

grannyrebel7 Thu 12-Mar-20 08:28:14

CrazyH it was for trigeminal neuralgia. It's a really painful condition which affect the nerves in the face, controlled with medication atm thankfully. It's possible that a blood vessel presses on the nerve which causes the pain. That's what the MRI was looking for. If that's the case there's a procedure I could have which would correct it.

crazyH Thu 12-Mar-20 09:15:16

Thanks grannyrebel......glad that there is something that can be done for it. All the best !!