... The annular tear in the disc may heal on its own. ... (5 replies)
... MRI Spine lumbar & sacral:
Posterior surgical change with focal defect in the lumina bilaterally at L4/L5.
The tip of the shunt lies within the thecal sac at L4/S1 level & runs obliquely across the right L4/5 neural foramen & impresses on the right L4 nerve root.
There is apparent clumping of the nerve roots with empty sac sign.
L5/S1 annular tear & central dorsal disc... (5 replies)
... I saw my Spinal Dr today and he said from my MRI I am not that bad and almost all of my pain is from the Fibromyalgia. He pressed on the 5 points and for me this was excruciating. ... (4 replies)
... Disc desiccation with annular fissure and circumferential disc osteophyte complex. Mild broad based bulge. Mild bilateral neuroforaminal narrowing. The canal is adequately patent. ... (2 replies)
... Findings: assuming five non rib bearing lumbar type vertebral bodies with L5 designated by the lumbosacral angle, the conus ends at T12-L1. The Limbar vertebral bodies appears normal in height. There is a minimal grade 1 retrolisthesis of L3 on L4. There is mild endplate irregularity in the lower thoracic and upper lumbar spine likely representing Schmorl's node formation.... (6 replies)
... urgeon. If you have not had an evaluation by one or the other, I highly recommend you make an appointment. There may be more going on than is apparent from the MRI alone. ... (7 replies)
... ion. It does say mild and it's eccentric to the left. There is also narrowing and a bulging disk that my first Doctor didn't even tell me about. I read it on the MRI report. My new Doctor has said I have two places of concern. The only way I can describe this pain is the feeling of being in back labor! ... (4 replies)
... pain free is lay down, takes awhile to stop throbbing and burning, it is worse than the pain before surgery, at least I could tolerate sitting for work. I had an MRI last week, go see my surgeon Monday.... I got a copy if the MRI CD and the findings report. ... (5 replies)
... I'm assuming this was on an MRI report of your lower back? ... (9 replies)
... aces and they all said different thing. Could be muscle.. Could be ur spine.. So i got an mri. I have a minimal disk bulge somewher that i can't remember, and an annular tear in the l4 l5 region. Physical therapy hasn't worked and has just made it worse. None of the medicines ive been given have helped one bit. ... (5 replies)
... Really looking for any and all advice from fellow sufferers with annular tears. ... (6 replies)
... i have an circumferential annular tear at L4 L5. i done it 4 years ago lifting a heavy dog at work as a veterinary nurse. iv had 3 lots of epidurals, facet joint injections and a ganglion nerve block. ... (1 replies)
... l this time I had been thinking that the pain over the Posterior Superior Iliac Spine was from the SI joint problem, but the spine surgeon told me that pain from annular tear can radiate out to the PSIS. Has anyone ever had this happen? ... (4 replies)
... mm disc protrusion posterior with associated annular tear.. My left leg and buttocks burns almost all the time... My low back burns and aches but nothing like the rest... ... (1 replies)
... I am going to see my dr. next week about the MRI results so is there anything I should ask him to further educate myself. ... (1 replies)
... I am confused whether my source of pain is SI joint or Annular tear in my disc? ... (9 replies)
... Hi all,
I am 29 years old and have been diagnosed (MRI) with a circumferential annular tear in L5/S1. I do not have sciatica but i do have considerable discogenic pain due to the fissure. Doctor asked me to try PT but 2 days into the PT, i think my pain has worsened.
So my common sense and imagination kicks in and tries to reason out if PT, rather than helping, is... (2 replies)
... SI annular tear. ... (2 replies)
... So I need all the help and advice I can get to prepare me for my next doctor visit. I am a 28 year old female and just received this mri report and I'm not sure where to go from here or what to expect so I appreciate ANY advice thank you.... ... (4 replies)
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