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... Here is what the MRI report says There are no relevant examinations for comparison. The patient is status post cervical fusion at C4-C5 and C5-C6.. There is a susceptibility artifact from the metallic fusion. At C3-C4 there is however a central disc herniation with ventral impression on the cervical cord. There are no significant cervical cord signal abnormalities in... (10 replies)
... Thanks Ruffdogster, I appreciate the info. Yes I am having problems with neck pain and tingling & numbness. Just like before the 1st surgery in 2011. That is one of the reasons for recent MRI's I had. To find out what's going on in my neck. I am worried I'll need another surgery and it upsets me too because the Dr I went to was a Ortho & he said to do all 4 levels. The Dr... (10 replies)
... Means you now have a bulging disc and bone spurs around the bones supporting said disc, below your fusion. Annular means circular, osteophyte means Bone spurs. ... (10 replies)

... had an MRI done and this confirmed the disc was completely collapsed and pushing on the nerve and surgery was the only correction. ... (6 replies)
... ying to block that out of my mind since I am doing so well. My reservations for not having surgery are also out of fear of having a worse outcome or opting for a disc replacement instead, although I can't find a doctor where I live right now who does them. ... (6 replies)
... fusion done because of disc herniation into the canal flattening the spinal cord in two places. Once the disc material spills out into the canal, I doubt it is going to go away. ... (6 replies)
... gling in my right elbow, lateral forearm, and 3rd, 4th, and 5th fingers. Occasionally there is a squeezing like pain to same areas. this has been happening for 6 months. I finally had my MRI and unsure if my symptoms are related to the results. ... (0 replies)
... I had an mri done on my neck in search of possible ms lesions, what they found is a bulging disc in C5-6 and a herniation in C6-7. Talking to my neurologist he said probably didn't need to do anything about it at this time. Does this sound right? (0 replies)
... that the spinal nerves pass through from the spinal cord. He has some disc herniation as well, and all of this can be taken care of with one procedure. ... (1 replies)
... Mild diffuse disc bulge without significant spinal canal narrowing. Facet and uncinate hypertrophy result in mild right neural foramina narrowing. Left neural foramen is patent. ... (1 replies)
... demonstrates a posterior disc herniation with associated annular tear. This finding completely effaces the ventral thecal sac and produces mass effect upon the transiting cord. ... (0 replies)
... demonstrates a posterior disc herniation with associated annular tear. This finding completely effaces the ventral thecal sac and produces mass effect upon the transiting cord. ... (0 replies)
... My MRI report for my neck and shoulder is MR image reveals DB degenerative changes effective cervical spine with disc bulges herniation at C4-5,C5-6 and C6-7 level. more at C6-7 level producing thical set indentation with variable narrowing of vilateral neural formina with possible intingement on right side existing nerve rout. (0 replies)
... Thanks Jenny for the detailed explanation. Couldn't have been explained better. (2 replies)
... There are 2 issues that can lead to paralysis in the spine....the spinal nerves and the spinal cord. The spinal nerves peel off the cord at each vertebra(except C1) and go out to the body, and where they leave the cord, they can be compressed by herniated disks, or arthritic bone spurs or any combination of those 2. The compression is rated as minimal, mild, moderate and... (2 replies)
... Due to a neck and shoulder pain I did an MRI. The result summary reads out as following * Left posterio-lateral disc-osteophyte complex at c5-6 level is indenting the thecal sac, left exiting nerve root and mildly narrowing the left neural foramina * Right posterio-lateral osteophyte at c4-5 level is indenting the thecal sac. No significant root indentation or foraminal... (2 replies)
... A large right central paracentral disc protrusion is seen conpressing the ventral aspect of the spinal cord and mild narrowing at the origin of the nephrolith speeded. ... (5 replies)
... I have an appointment with a highly recommended neuro in 2 weeks. I am not sure how PT is going to fix my large herniation but am going to get it set up while I am waiting to see the neuro. Hopefully, it won't make things worse. ... (5 replies)
... there is a mild disc ridge complex which partially effaces the ventral fluid column. A discrete disc herniation is not identified. ... (5 replies)
... based central disc protrusion which abuts the ventral surface of the cord" equates to necessary ACDF. Is this always the case? ... (2 replies)


Associated Tags: acdf, cervical, facet, herniated disc, hypertrophy, mri report interpretation, plif, syrinx

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