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... You are very much in the same boat as me, and I'm 14 days away from a cervical laminectomy of C4 to C6 with posterior fusion. ... (7 replies)
... I realized that the symptoms abated somewhat when I put my chin to my chest. Thus, there appeared to be some nerve impingement in my neck. ... (17 replies)
... Chiropractors know the spine - I'll give them that - but I wouldn't trust them to give me advice on surgical intervention. From the MRI quote it seems that the protrusion abuts the front of the spinal cord. Ventral is also used in terms of the root that exits the cord, a protrusion, or stenosis there, can be operated on with endoscopic foraminal surgery. You may want to... (2 replies)

... Hello On Sept 12 2012 I gotten hurt on the job.I herniated C4 C5 and had to have surgery done that on DEC 7 2012.After the third month I started having more pain. ... (1 replies)
Bone Scan
Feb 18, 2014
... Hello have not been on here for awhile,I have been going to lots of doctor's since I had my surgery from C4 C5 disc.I had more problems after the third month.My left arm I couldn't move it,went back to the doctor and told him that I am having pain down my right arm. ... (0 replies)
... I have been fighting neck and anerior throat pain and headachesfor about 6 years. I lso had arm pain which I thought was severe flare up f Fibromyalgia. Up until this year I was told there was no compression on my spinal cord and my headaches and neck/jaw pain could not be caused by my neck. I had nerve blocks at c2-3 and 3-4 that did not help. Then nerve blocks at c4-5,... (2 replies)
... Again, I would love to know more about the risk of permanent nerve damage if I wait a month or 2 to have the ACDF. ... (1 replies)
... which wasn't exactly what I was hoping to hear. I have some permanent nerve damage, which I guess is to be expected. Who knows how much. Everyone seems awfully cavalier about what has happened to my body. ... (8 replies)
... I am in the same boat but mine is spinal Stenisis. I to have chossen not to have the shots, I know a man that after 1 injection he got shingles. His family doctor said it was from the injections he received at the pain clinic. Be very careful going to pain clinic. They messed me up bad about 2 years ago. They give you pain meds, then turn around and tell you that you are... (11 replies)
... Hi. I am new to this site, but I have found it to be extremely helpful. I was in a car accident two years ago and ended up having cervical disc fusion with instrumentation surgery in November, 2010 - levels C 4-7. The numbness & tingling in my hands & fingers stopped immediately after surgery (that was the first thing I noticed when I came out of surgery). I was doing... (11 replies)
... But as I've said before, they don't operate for pain. They send you to pain management for that. They operate for signs of nerve damage. You have no lose of strength so that means you have no visible signs of nerve damage. ... (10 replies)
... esting to make sure it wasn't the stenosis and was from the drug. Might want to do some checking with NIH on clinical trials. It almost seems to be reversing the damage of my OA. Wish it worked that well on the Ra....that is one bad disease! ... (10 replies)
... you need to consider repair options. Nerve damage can become permanent so don't wait too long. ... (6 replies)
... They usually give you the muscles along with the nerve damage report. ... (2 replies)
C4-C5 symptoms?
Jul 7, 2007
... mos. later. It kind of feels like I'll never be the same and I too am really worried that I will need another surgery. I'm pretty sure that I have permanent nerve damage, and I also have the same visions that you have at the age of 41.... ... (14 replies)
... I was prescribed Lyrica for nerve damage. I had a real icy hot feeling in my left tricep and forearm area. When I do not take it I get it and later in the day I get it anyway. ... (15 replies)
... Please tell me about lyrica. One DR. told me it was to prevent nerve damage, the other says it helps the pain but does not prevent nerve damage What is your understanding odf the drug? ... (15 replies)
... I too am having numb legs from my knees on down to my feet in both legs. I had lamninectomy for cervical compression in Jan/2005 (C4 - T1). The numbness is very scary. (7 replies)
... after I do a physical therapy exercise. What i'm wondering is, what's causing it Is it due to cord compression, nerves that are repairing themselves, or residual nerve damage? ... (0 replies)
... n. He has good success with his patients, but reminds me he can't guarantee. He tells me it is early in my problem, that he finds when a patient acts early the nerve damage is less and has a higher change of recovering well. I tell him, I can't imagine how anyone would wait longer than six months to get relief. ... (14 replies)


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