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15 yr old, diagnosed with Lupus, scan shows shadow on right side of brain. What does it mean ?

My 15 year grandaughter, who has been diagnosed with Lupus has had a scan this week, which shows a shadow on the right hand side of her brain. She was in there for an hour and a half, so when they say it might be caused by my granddaughter moving, surely they took more than one image in that time. What does it all mean?
Asked On : Thu, 28 Feb 2013
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Hi Phil,

Please relax; seems like the shadow that appeared on the right hand side of your granddaughter's brain scan is more or less due to her moving.

Nothing to worry about.

Take care.

Answered: Fri, 5 Apr 2013
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