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Posted on Mon, 7 Sep 2015 in Brain and Spine
Question: my mri indicates a possible morrow infiltrative /replacement process or be related to red marrow reconversion.w\hat does that mean
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Answered by Dr. Ajay Panwar 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Bone marrow aspiration/Biopsy should be done.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for being on healthcaremagic.com.
I am Dr.Ajay Panwar,a neurologist,here to answer your query.

Bone marrow infiltration can occur in some of the malignancies like leukemias,lymphoproliferative disorders,myelomas.It should be settled with a bone marrow aspiration or biopsy.
Though marrow conversion can be sometimes benign also.
I suggest you to consult a Hematologist,so that he can proceed further with the investigations.

If you have any further questions,I shall be glad to answer.

Regards
Dr.Ajay Panwar,
MD,DM(Neurology)
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