Dr. Sanjay Gupta

@drsanjaygupta

Staff Neurosurgeon, Emory Clinic; CNN Chief Medical Correspondent; Exec Prod/Writer of TNT's medical drama Monday Mornings

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mystery solved. this is a muscle flap on top of the brain. was needed after an infection.

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1658 days ago

mystery solved. this is a muscle flap on top of the brain. was needed after an infection.

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Jaxcrafts 1634 days ago

An infection did you say. I am not a doctor or anything close to it. But, hey, I was close with the answer. Was I?

amahiya 1651 days ago

If its a muscle flap then why do i feel there is a bony erosion?
Is it artifact? Or its calcification of intra-muscular hematoma of frontalis.

saaransh_desai 1658 days ago

Nice one ! So, whats the next mystery ?? ((May be you should hold a little prize for the closest guess !!))

mingsiew86 1658 days ago

is it possible to differentiate muscles, blood, fat just by looking at an MRI? i certainly don't know how...

AlisynGayle 1658 days ago

As I do not know whether you have a sense of humor, I should probably apologize for some of my silly answers. I meant no disrespect and as you may have discerned, I am not a medical professional. I did find this absolutely fascinating and thank you for

NrseLin 1658 days ago

Wow.. What kind of infection was it??

ucr001 1658 days ago

is it one of the pectorals?