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... The report indicates that there are little bone spurs or calcifications beginning at the C3 level. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks! I thought it strange that the mri made no mention of the curve... Also guessing what looked like degeneration on the xray was probably the lesions...just so nerve wracking waiting for tests and appointments!! I have been reading up on Tarlov cysts since you mentioned it...do they often do surgical excision on these? I am on so much pain now I dread thinking they will... (6 replies)
... arloc cysts. As a matter of fact, many spine specialists have limited knowledge and will often tell patients that they could not be a pain generator. Also, all bone issues have not been ruled out. ... (6 replies)

... Hi!! I am a bit overwhelmed and could use some help I am a 35 year old female...I have been going to the doctor for thoracic back pain since March 1st..I have been through what feels like 5 different diagnosis since then and still no answers..they have ruled out osteoporosis and all blood work is normal... The scans showing different results...I have a chest and spine MRI with... (6 replies)
... causing neurological symptoms such as pain, numbness, tingling, weakness and possibly atrophy. One of the things that can cause this pressure is "osteophytes" or bone spurs. ... (3 replies)
Neck issues
Apr 8, 2015
... i am now scheduled for an acdf c5-6 on wednesday, may 6th. i had hoped for a disc replacement, but the arthritis is too advanced. there are cysts in the bone & the surgeon believes there is little, if any, disc material left in the space - it's basically "bone on bone."while i understand this may not relieve all of my pain, it will remove the stenosis (both central &... (8 replies)
Neck issues
Apr 8, 2015
... i am now scheduled for an acdf c5-6 on wednesday, may 6th. i had hoped for a disc replacement, but the arthritis is too advanced. there are cysts in the bone & the surgeon believes there is little, if any, disc material left in the space - it's basically "bone on bone."while i understand this may not relieve all of my pain, it will remove the stenosis (both central &... (8 replies)
... some numbness on the pinky side of my left palm. Chiro guy said I had bone spurs and arthritis. Me being me I just moved on thinking as long as the pain was moderate it would stay that way. ... (1 replies)
... c6 ACDF with metal plate, screws and cadaver bone for right sided pain and weakness in neck and arm. ... (2 replies)
... That is a good question . I want to know if the did the other surgeries too. Keep us updated on your progress . Hope you have a pain free night I will be going for pre op orientation on Wednesday. Doc want to move up the surgery date since I am having some bladder control issues. 2002 fusion C4 / C5 with hardware lots of scar tissue from previous surgery and... (5 replies)
... C7 and a lot of bone spurs and arthritis. ... (2 replies)
... and the disc height lowers. When that reaches a certain point, the pairs of vertebrae start to rub on one another which causes bone spurs to form. ... (12 replies)
... C6. No bone graft would be needed because he would use my own bone in my neck... ... (9 replies)
... or can lead to the vertebrae rubbing on eachother causing bone spurs or osteophytes. ... (7 replies)
... I had a posterior cervical laminectomy a few years ago and yes I had arm weakness that eventually went away after a few weeks as I recall. I know our procedures and issues are different but yes I did have it. Please ask your doctor though for his input. I hope you are feeling better soon. (6 replies)
... The bone marrow demonstrates mild diffuse heterogeneity. ... (0 replies)
... It's just a visious cycle, because the herniated discs or bone spurs are irritating the nerves, and then the muscles create knots, and so on. ... (11 replies)
... I had my surgery Jan 2007, and my last MRI was about a year ago (after the surgery) when I went to NYC and my neck hurt so much afterwards. I am sure the taxi rides and luggage pulling did not help. After the C5-7, I have had to baby my neck a lot. Its better than before, but if I sit up long, like at a party....my neck, traps and upper back always get tight as a drum and I... (11 replies)
... Anybody know the symptoms of stenosis and bone spurs at C4-5? I had a fusion at C5-7 in Jan of 2007. The level above was a problem, but not enought to fuse. Now my neck is hurting alot again. oyyy. (11 replies)
... C5 bone spurs causing central canal stenosis. Annular tear. ... (4 replies)


Associated Tags: acdf, central stenosis, ddd, foraminal stenosis, osteoarthritis

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