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Irina A. Vasilyeva

Radiologist

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Irina A. Vasilyeva
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Accepting new patients

Why is my 8 year old son complaining of knee pain?

You have to do a strep test, serologic tests for Lime disease, MRI of the knee(s), and tests for juvenile arthritis.
Thank you.

What are MRI results supposed to indicate?

MRI is done when you need to see soft tissue mostly structures better. It will confirm (or not) a clinical suspicion for some disease/injury.

Is there a difference between pediatric radiology and adult radiology?

As with pediatrics and adult medicine, there is a difference. If you have more to ask, ask.

My abdominal X-ray look a little hazy. What could this indicate?

Most of the time it indicates some motion.

What do you mean by nuclear medicine?

Nuclear medicine means putting i of isotopes into the body by one or another route (more frequently parenteral) to see how it is accumulates in the related tissues.

If I have a shellfish allergy can I have iodine contrast?

You possibly need to be pre-medicated by steroids ot benadryl, if you have CT with contrast material