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White mass on frontal horn. Exhaustion, headache, imbalance, burning sensation on forearm. History of RRMS. Advice

Hi ,I was diagnosed with M.S. 17 years ago ,RRMS ...I suffer from exhaustion,headaches and sometimes burning sensation on my forearm ,..a couple months ago i fell and suffered a concussion ,I was informed after the MRI that I had a white matter mass on my frontal horn ,what does that effect ? It seems my memory and balance have nit been the same ..
Asked On : Thu, 11 Apr 2013
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Based on the details you have been diagnosed with relapsing remitting Multiple sclerosis (RRMS)

Exhaustion is common during summer and worsening symptoms ( called as Uhthoff's phenomenon (also known as Uhthoff's syndrome, Uhthoff's sign, and Uhthoff's Symptom) is the worsening of neurologic symptoms in multiple sclerosis (MS) and other neurological, demyelinating conditions when the body gets overheated from hot weather, exercise, fever, or saunas and hot tubs. It is possibly due to the effect of increased temperature on nerve conduction.)

Memory and balance also affected , because disease is prone to produce relapses.

You should consult neurologist for clinical examination and require repeat MRI brain with contrast .

You also need to be on disease modulating drugs like interferon if you are not on that.

Hope this will help you
Dr Sandhya Manorenj
Hi Tech city Hyderabad
Answered: Tue, 28 May 2013
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