I have had chronic migraines for many years.
My most recent MRI showed "5mm demyelinating lesion of left parietal lobe." This was a non-contrast MRI. My doctor said this is from the migraines. I thought that migraines could not be quantified on testing. This has me thoroughly confused. On one hand it is a relief to have something that “proves” I have migraines, but on the other hand I would not want to dismiss something as migraine when it could potentially be another demyelinating disease process. What is your opinion? Beth.
Nothing "proves" you have migraines on an MRI! The lesion on your study could be representative of at least 7 or more things I can think of off the top of my head. Or, they could be related to Migraine as well.
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