Scans are more accessible today then they ever have been with price and availability of radiography practitioners.
Not all findings are important though. It is not unusual to have a series of findings on our gold standard modality – MRI where only one of which is relevant.
This is where your health care provider can provide clarity above and beyond Dr Google which can catastrophise the report in the patients mind.
Imaging is a good adjunct to diagnosis and treatment but not It is only as good as the practitioners advice and guidance following the scan.