... blems fore years. Latest MRI showed diffusely decreased T1 signal , but no one mentioned it to me I read it on my chart. I have bad lower back l4,l5,l3,l2 three bulging discs, degenerative disc, nerve canal narrowing bone spurs, etc. ... (1 replies)
... G'day teteri66,
Thanks for your feedback!
I have had over 20yrs of back issues which all started when I picked up a bag of cement powder - bulging disc. Since then it hasn't taken much for me to put my back out time and time again.
The specialist who recently saw me said due to ongoing wear and tear in this are (L3/L4) the discs have lost the cushioning between them and... (2 replies)
... has degenerated further since the fusion and last MRI. There is a bulging disc along with enlarged facet joints and a ligamentum flavum that is thickening, that are all contributing to the severe spinal stenosis. ... (1 replies)
... ot cause any symptoms and they heal without a person being aware there was a problem. Unless the person has a MRI, they are unaware there is even a problem. So bulging or herniated discs are not in and of themselves a problem unless a nerve is involved. Then symptoms of pain develop. ... (6 replies)
... Hi and thanks for your reply I really appreciate it.. My surgeon that did the lammy is an orthopedic spine surgeon and what I had was a partial at L2 L3 a full at L3 L4 and partial lammy at L4 L5 I had some relief in the pain that was starting to go into my right leg but my back pain was still severe and also the pain in my left butt left thigh and left calf was getting worse... (8 replies)
... L3 was bulging at the time. ... (4 replies)
... I had a lumber laminectomy with rods and screws on my L4 & L-5 almost 6 years ago and I am now suffering from chronic pain, widespread muscle cramps, numbness, arms hands and feet and my CT scan just revealed that it is from a circumferential bulging disc with posterior central disc protrusion at L3- & L4 and changes from the previous lumber surgery. I was DX with degenerdive... (2 replies)
... This is my 1st time posting here.. and sorry in advance because I know this post is lengthy...
I had an MRI my results in a nutshell are
L1-L2 disc bulging with mild facet arthropathy from
L2-L3 disc bulging with facet arthropathy with canal stenosis
L3-L4 disc bulging with mild facet arthropathy
L4-L5 disk bulging severe facet arthropathy moderate canal stenosis, mild... (7 replies)
... all of my life until this back issue a year and a half ago for a very dangerous bulging disc. I was pretty close to Cauda Equina and my neuro scheduled me in very soon after the MRI. ... (6 replies)
... i have had back problems for 21yrs at 30 i had mild arthritis L1 thru L5,bulging disc L3-L4,bulging disc L4-L5 now at 51 i have moderate to severe arthritis L1-L5 bulging disc at L3-L4 and a ruptured disc L4-L5 and both were pressing on the nerves.pain was in my lower spine,upper buttocks,the front of my upper legs and sharp pain down the back of my left leg and tingling in... (2 replies)
... I was hoping someone could help with this. I have diagnosed with 1.38 cm bone island within L3 vertabea as we as moderate circumferential bulging at l1 l2 l3 l4 l5 and s1 vertabrea. My family Dr tells me this is nothing to concern myself with and has prescribed arthritis medicine and muscle relaxer. ... (0 replies)
... This past summer i was walking about an hour a day, going to Weight Watchers meetings and doing well...I lost 16 lbs so i was happy and just where i wanted to be..Then one morning i woke up with pain in my hip. Kept walking and from there the pain started across top of my thigh and now shoots down to my shin bone.
I have been to the chiropractor 25 times this past summer,... (0 replies)
... bilateral L4 and L5 with Globus Revere pedicle screws. ... (5 replies)
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... numbness and tingles got to bad I had to seek treatment after being diagnosed with 3 herniated discs bulging discs nerve damage and the fall kicked in my DDD the doctors said causing alot of sciatica and back pain.. ... (12 replies)
... neurologist stating I needed this type of treatment.... my diagnose is I had several herniated disks bulging disks severe degerative disk disease with 2 disks touching 2 with to much space etc... ... (8 replies)
... Mild facet osteoarthritis noted bilaterally.And 3 bulging discs. ... (3 replies)
... I was diagnosed with 3 bulging discs in Aug. ... (2 replies)
... L4, there is a circumferential bulging disc with posterior central disc protrusion. I am not real familar with this, is there anyone oujt ther who has had this and can tell me what to expect ? ... (0 replies)
... Hi. Im not sure I understand your question correctly. I am assuming you are looking for information regarding pain symptoms occurring from a disc bulging to the left at L3/L4?
While the nerves are very funny things and can cause "referred" pains just about anywhere, there is a map of the spine called a dermatome map, and it breaks up the spine and nerves associated at each... (1 replies)