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Overall: back MRI revealed spinal and sacroilliac inflammation, in-keeping with an axial spondyloathropy. Hopeful NSAIDs help and make sure shes seen in clinic soon for further treatment options
MRI spine whole
There are small areas of corner marrow hyperintensity seen at L1,L2,L5 . Minimal but given scaro ilac changes, consider as inflammation. At L5 level evolving pars defects and degenerative disease involving L5,S1 facet joints.
Small areas of corner marrow hyperintensity seen at L1,L2, L5 would be somewhat equivocal but given sacro changes as inflammation. Possibly evolving L5 pars defects.
MRI pelvis SIJ both
Articular margin irregularity to both sacro joints more pronounced on left. Consistant with small erosions. (WHAT!>?!?!?>!> Around left sacro joint small areas of punctate marrow hyperintensity inkeeping with acute sacro illitis. Small foci of marrow hyperintensity to a lesser extent are scattered around right sacro illiac joint with maybe right illitis. Some mild left capsulitis.
Erosions of both sacro illac joints are inkeeping with previous inflammation and todays examination small areas of marrow hyperintentisty around both sacro illiac joints (more so left) reflect active inflammation. Left sided capsulitis is also present.
Wtf. I dont understand ANY of this. I'm only 17. Pls help explain this.
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