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anx mum
01-02-18, 15:43
Can a mri head show up blood vessels if there was an problem worried as my mum had an avm that burst.

anx mum
02-02-18, 15:59
people are telling me I need an mra to show blood vessels

Carys
02-02-18, 16:19
Sorry anx Mum, I have no idea about the various scans and what they can/can't show in the head. Are you about to have one ?

anx mum
03-02-18, 22:31
ive had a recent mri of the head which has come bk normal people are telling me this scan wouldn't shown up a condition my mum had an avm its your blood vessels. really scared cos ive had headaches now for almost two years. Under a nero dr he says I'm getting cluster headaches

Carys
05-02-18, 13:28
Well, I don't know the answer to your question, as I'm not a neuro consultant - but I know a man who is - your neuro consultant. If you have this specific concern, why not ask him directly ?

anx mum
06-02-18, 12:41
Went to see specialist yesterday asked the question he said I had a scan back in 2016 with dye to look at blood vessels he said normally your born with it. Am struggling with pain at the moment

Carys
06-02-18, 13:12
There we go, good, glad you asked the question...and got a really clear answer. :D

anx mum
07-02-18, 21:15
These heads are still getting me so down my specialist done nothing on Monday feel let down. Thought he may of tried a preventative can’t live in this sort of pain