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Old 02-27-2009, 04:06 PM   #1
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could a doctor read an mri wrong

could a doctor read an mri wrong? Or could they not see something that another Dr. found?
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Old 02-27-2009, 05:40 PM   #2
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Re: could a doctor read an mri wrong

Happens all the time. Reading MRI is very tricky, and sometimes two excellent doctors will disagree on what an image means or whether it is important.

 
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Old 02-27-2009, 09:28 PM   #3
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Re: could a doctor read an mri wrong

Yes, in total I have seen 3 different (all highly recommended) surgeons, and each diagnosis was a little different.

 
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