I just got word that a family friend has had an MRI and PET scan and has multiple tumors in his brain and spinal cord. I am curious if anyone knows if tumors/lesions from MS or other disease can be easily distinguished with these scans? Thanks!
Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.
23 years old;
Feb 2009 Dx: Acute Disseminated Ecephalomyelitis (ADEM)
Aug 2009 Dx: Brainstem Encephalitis August
Meds: Provigil, Nexium, Lexapro, Adivan, Baclofen, Topomax
Did 1000 mg IV solumedrol for 8 days then weened for 1 and a half months from mid Feb-late March
A merry heart does good like a medicine; but a broken spirit dries the bones.
"This too shall pass."