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... what does biforaminal stenosis mean (1 replies)
... Narrowing of the nerve outlets on "Both" sides of a vertabrea. Stenosis is narrowing, The foramin is where the nerves from the spine pass through the vertabrea, Bi means both sides. The surgical procedure to correct is called A Foraminotomy. They remove bone to enlarge the outlet to allow more room for the nerves to pass without compression. If they have to enlarge both... (1 replies)
... Has anybody tried rest for 2 or 3 months to help with neck problems? My Doc suggested that I might want to go on short term diability to rest for my job for 2 or 3 months. I work on computers all day and this kind of work aggrevates my condition. He said sometimes a couple months rest may help prolong the time before surgery is needed and the longer you wait for surgery,... (13 replies)

... I have had neck pain for 10 years, but in the last 3 years it has been gradually getting worse and worse. I have a high pain tolerance and I am in extreme pain, even though I am on Duragesic 50 MCL and 10 MG Norco (Hydrocodone) for spikes. :o 3 Years ago, I finally went to a Neurologist at my Primary Doctors request. I had a good bit of pain, but I am able to tolerate... (10 replies)




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