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... I have disk degeneration and arthritis causing my problems along with an unknown inflammatory issue. ... (4 replies)
... I'm not a doctor but I do have some observations based on having some of these issues as well, and talking with myriad neurologists, and spine surgeons. As long as you don't seem to be suffering from more central cord compression symptoms (and from the symptoms you list you don't appear to be), then your problems seem to be coming from the left foraminal stenosis at c3-c5. ... (1 replies)
... HI, I had disk degeneration from C4-C7. I went on for 5 nightmare years trying EVERY possible thing and nothing worked for me. I must have done PT 10 times. I also had numbness in my hands that they couldnt figure out if it was from the nck stuff or carpal tunnel (oh boy, dont get me started on that). The neurologist was clueless. I finally had C5-C7 spinal fusion (and spur... (9 replies)

... Hello all, Thank you for the encouragement and insight regarding my health status. I met with my Dr. last night and he went over the MRI results with me. He was happy to see that there are no ruptured disks, spinal stenosis or extrusions goining on anywhere. However at C3-C4 I have a small central disc protrusion with compression of the Thecal Sac Also at C4-C5 I... (9 replies)
... Hello, I have degenerative disk arthritis C3 - C7. the numbness and tingling attached to this condition was a warning sign for me and your doc may well get it under control for you as it seems you've caught it early. The numbness and tinging is normally attached to a trapped nerve so stay away from chiropractors. Sometimes manipulation from a sports therapist can help.... (9 replies)
... Join Date: Oct 2013 Location: Scotland Posts: 1 Scooter Bert HB User Post Re: C5/6 & C6/7 discecotomy and fusion Hi Biddlebob your story mirrors my experienceI have been treated for Arthritis for at least 15 years many things have happned it was not untill just over a year ago I complained about tingling in my fingers things changed I had an operation on my spine via... (16 replies)
... Hi Biddlebob your story mirrors my experienceI have been treated for Arthritis for at least 15 years many things have happned it was not untill just over a year ago I complained about tingling in my fingers things changed I had an operation on my spine via my neck on C5-6,C6-7 Anterior cervical discotomy and fusion what I was told was it involved inserting cages to contain... (16 replies)
... i am so sorry for what you are going thru. i have cervical arthritis and i know where youre coming from. i had 2 operations already.my neck is so stiff they couldnt get the tube down and there was bleeding in my lungs for 2 days. ... (4 replies)
... May I suggest you see a neurologist. I have relapsing/remitting multiple scelerosis (11 years) and your symptoms are very similar to mine. (16 replies)
... ed Dec 2010, it progressed to my legs and feet July 2011. Unfortunately for me the NHS failed to find what was wrong with me until August 2012, I was treated for Arthritis for about a year. So not Ideal. ... (16 replies)
... DDD at any one level of the spine is insignificant....just means you have some arthritis of aging showing up and everyone gets it with age. ... (10 replies)
... dy's way of saying something is wrong. Yet, I know that I need to keep moving, eat healthy, etc. My primary care doctor emailed me after my MRI and said you have arthritis and nothing should cause an increase in pain. I'm frustrated that my doctor doesn't want to sit down and discuss it with me. ... (21 replies)
... I'm 48, fit, active, healthy, thin, tall, etc. I've had both knees replaced, arthritis in my L ankle...2 surgeries on that and now the L spine issues and the C spine issues. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I'm new to this board (but a regular on the back problems board as I'll be having a decompression surgery on L3,L4,L5 sometime this year for severe spinal stenosis and extensive facet arthritis). I just got the results of my C-spine T-spine MRI: Any insight would be appreciated. C2-C3, C3-C4, C4-C5: Unremarkable! (THANK GOD!!!) C5-C6: Irregular left... (3 replies)
... d instant major neck pain and left arm went cold. Pain in left scapula area was just horrific for almost 3 weeks. Had emg of left arm that showed radiculopathy c5 c6 an had wrist drop....I had normal grip, but the wrist would not bring them up any higher and thumb and 1st digit were a bit numb. ... (13 replies)
... d instant major neck pain and left arm went cold. Pain in left scapula area was just horrific for almost 3 weeks. Had emg of left arm that showed radiculopathy c5 c6 an had wrist drop....I had normal grip, but the wrist would not bring them up any higher and thumb and 1st digit were a bit numb. ... (13 replies)
... first off i want to thank everyone for reading this. i have wreslted my whole life since second grade, i am now a senior in college, and during my jr year of college i noticed my neck was giving me unreal amounts of pain and weakness. long story short i got a mri. the mri showed bone spurs in my neck, arthritis, degenerative disk disease, and herniated at levels c5/c6 c6/c7. i... (16 replies)
... I think they are sending me to the internist for possible rheumatoid arthritis. My dad had that and he had many surgeries and died from leukemia at 62. Do I need to worry about paralysis. I keep imagining worst case scenarios and I can't stop worrying. I have no faith in doctors because it has taken them years to figure out where the pain is coming from. I could see them... (12 replies)
Lordosis, C5...
Nov 13, 2011
... ing helps one way or another. 3 surgeries is not good at all. My dad has had 2, and has started to go back to what he was like between the ops and now thinks his arthritis is back. He had pain to, but mid level pain. With mine, I have had about 10hrs sleep in the last week due to the pain. ... (11 replies)
Lordosis, C5...
Nov 13, 2011
... ing helps one way or another. 3 surgeries is not good at all. My dad has had 2, and has started to go back to what he was like between the ops and now thinks his arthritis is back. He had pain to, but mid level pain. With mine, I have had about 10hrs sleep in the last week due to the pain. ... (11 replies)


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