Everything for a smile | medical contact

As a neurologist I have learned how important it is to read every radiology report carefully in the daily routine, if only because it can lead to a smile, see example below:

MRI scan brain

Clinical data
Suspicion of a sinogenic headache for several months on the right frontal, reassurance is not possible. Fear of brain tumor.

Performed research
MRI brain

No previous comparative study.

Recordings according to headache protocol. clear sinus; no mirrors. Symmetrical pneumatization of the mastoid cells. Normal gyrus sulcus pattern and ventricular system. Normal signal intensity of white and gray matter. No sub- or epidural effusions. No suspicion on brain. Normal contents of the sella; no pituitary pathology. Normal position of the cerebellar hemispheres in the posterior fossa.

No abnormalities; no explanation for the complaints.

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