... lumbar spine. The vertebral body heights are maintained. Mild endplate degenerative changes are noted. There are modic type 1 marrow signal changes along the anterior aspect of the lower endplate of L3 and the anterior aspect of the upper endplate of the L4. The marrow signal in L5 is inhomogeneous. ... (10 replies)
... spur flattening the anterior thecal sac and narrowing the inferior aspect of the foramania especially on left. mild facet arthropahy L5S1. ... (4 replies)
... with mild anterior effacement of the dura sac. nerve root exit normally. ... (0 replies)
... Grade 1 anterior Listhesis of L5 on S1 secondary to underlying Spondylolysis. this results in distortion and narrowing of the neural formina. ... (1 replies)
... disc space narrowing with broard based posterior disc protrusion and annular tear which is indenting the anterior thesac sac narrowing the thesac 7.5mm dieameter and crowding nerve routes. Ligamentum flavum hyperttrophy and minor degenerative change in the facet joint. ... (9 replies)
... l5 , Disc space narrowing with broard based prosterior disc protrusion and annular tear which is indenting the anterior thecal sac narrowing thecal sac 7.5mm diameter and crowding nerve routes. ... (2 replies)
... The annular bulge refers to a bulge in the annulus fibrosus which is a component of the spinal disc. The annulus fibrosus is the outer rings of the disk, whose main job is to hold in place and contain the center of the disc, the nucleus pulposus. ... (1 replies)
... Moderate posterior midline disc bulging and minimal osteophyte formation. ... (4 replies)
... Below is what I just pulled from MRI report. Have no clue as to what it really means. I went to dr with neck ache & weakness in my right arm. Sent for MRI. Below is result:
CLINICAL HISTORY: Radiculopathy.
Noncontrast multiplanar MRI imaging of the cervical spine was performed.
There is degenerative disc space narrowing at C5-C6 and C6-C7 levels as
well as at... (9 replies)
... Mild bulging of the annulus and disc desiccation. Well all this "minor" stuff sure is killing me. ... (5 replies)
... for my C scan. There is a marked narrowing of the disc space with sclerosis and irregularity of the articular margins. There is prominent anterior ossified formation. There is diffuse bulging of the annulus fibrosis of the disc. No focal disc herniation is seen. There is facet joint hypertrophy. ... (3 replies)
... I have major swelling in my sacroilliac region in my back which just gets worse with any activity. I fell about a month ago and have since been diagnosed with DDD.
Xrays found Significant hypertrophic bone formations at anterior inferior L2 and anterior superior L3 with narrowing of the L2-L3 disk space. Early mild degenerative changes at L4 and L5. Straightening of... (5 replies)
... a combination of both. When soft disc materials of the nucleus pulposus herniates out through a tear of the annulus fibrosus, it is called "soft disc herniation" because the herniated disc material is soft in its consistency. ... (8 replies)
... a linear area of increased signal intensity in the posterior annulus of the T2 images. ... (0 replies)
... a linear area of increased signal intensity in the posterior annulus of the T2 images. ... (1 replies)