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Focal Myelomalacia
Oct 27, 2014
... spinal cord impingement down to 4mm. I had a disc removal with cadaver bone as well as a titanium plate. April 2014 I developed severe cervical pain. Had MRI, and I was told to see a neurosurgeon. She gave me one of 2 options. ... (3 replies)
... Welcome to the board. Screws are not designed to hold the fusion site together indefinitely. That is the purpose of the bone graft. When there is some "play" between the joints due to the lack of a solid fusion, it stresses the hardware in ways it was not designed to handle. ... (5 replies)
... Arthritic bone spurs are pushing back into the space for the spinal cord and possibly touching it. This sounds bad, but may or may not be causing you problems. ... (4 replies)

... the bone spurs are pressing into the ring space for the spinal cord somewhat. "... ... (4 replies)
... If the bone spurs become so large that they impact the nerves and cause major compression! You will be told that there is stenosis...which means a narrowing. ... (3 replies)
... With ACDF they remove the original disc and replace it with either your own bone or a cadaver bone. I don't believe they just do ACDF and leave nothing there. ... (4 replies)
... These are joints formed by the pairs of vertebra coming together to protect the nerve roots extending from the cord. Hypertrophy is arthritic bone spurs on these joints. ... (2 replies)
... at I have many issues in my neck like disc degeneration disease. There are two more herniated discs compromising my spinal cord, spinal stenosis with myelopathy, bone spurs and arthritis. ... (5 replies)
... The radiologist saw a region within the vertebra that was darker than the surrounding bone on both T1, and T2 MRI. ... (3 replies)
... Lesion, such as metastatic disease, recommend CT or bone scan for further evaluation. Focal T1 T2 hypointensity in C5 vertebral body, possible bone island. ... (3 replies)
Mri cervical
Aug 23, 2014
... esiccation, loss of disc height and degenerative anterior marginal end plate osteophytic spurring. Multilevel facet joint degenerative arthropathy. No suspicious bone marrow signal abnormality. No paravertebral soft tissue abnormality. ... (3 replies)
Neck MRI
Aug 11, 2014
... There is no discernible evidence of fracture, compression deformity, or dislocation. The bone marrow signal, disc space heights, delineated soft tissues, spinal alignment, cervicomedullary junction, and cord course, caliber, and signal are normal. ... (1 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)
... my doctor put in a larger plate and screws. I do not have to wear a collar which I hear is a real pain. Yesterday, a medical personnel came to the house with a bone growth stimulator that I need to wear for 4 hours every day. Not a problem at all. I'm not taking many pain meds at all. ... (1 replies)
... He needs to see a neurosurgeon who specializes in necks. With moderate-severe foraminal stenosis, nothing short of surgery is going to help this. His spinal nerves are getting squeezed tightly by bone that has overgrown the holes (foramen) 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... (1 replies)
... st dying during a long hospital stay due to breathing problems. I've followed all of the neurosurgeons instructions yet this is the result. He has prescribed a bone stimulator for me and I should receive the call for the technician to come out in the next week to get me started. ... (0 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)


Associated Tags: acdf surgery, discectomy, failed cervical fusion, fusion surgery, stenosis

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