Will my wife should get a MRI of the brain ? Is 52 years old , is slim , fit and is active . It has an unexplained pain in the back , neck, hands , arms and calves that has not healed in several months. He complains that his legs feel heavy and to wake have cramps .

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  • Dr. Doctuo

    He is describing a pattern of symptoms that require investigation. An MRI of the brain would be a good idea at some point, but the first thing to do is go to the doctor to ask you a medical evaluation. Need a detailed and blood tests to evaluate your level of electrolytes and detect any signs of vasculitis or other autoimmune process physical. You also may need to see a neurologist and / or rheumatologist.