... There is no central stenosis or disc herniation. Foramina are patent. ... (2 replies)
... anterior arch of C1. Post surgical changes with wire fusion of the posterior spinous processes of C1 and C2. Multilevel degenerative changes are again seen with disc desiccation, exuberant anterior osteophytosis. The cervical spine also demonstrates congenital short pedicels. ... (0 replies)
... Disc osteophyte complex with focal left paracentral disc protrusion which results in focal stenosis of the spinal canal on the left but maintained cord calibler and shape without abnormal signal. ... (4 replies)
... S1 disc height with persistent Modic type 11 degeneration and severe foraminal narrowing and L5 nerve root compression. ... (2 replies)
... The craniocervical junction and cervical spinal cord have normal signal. Straightening of the cervical spine. Mild disc desiccation throughout the cervical spine present. Normal cervical vertebral body height and alignment. Probable small hemangioma versus focal fat at C5. ... (8 replies)
... Hi all,
I am having so much pain in my right shoulder blade, sometimes it travels to the back of my right upper arm and occasionally to my elbow. I had an MRI a couple weeks ago - it didn't call out a pinched nerve, but I have no idea what else it might be. Not many things help - not pain meds, not muscle relaxers. Laying on ice sometimes alleviates it for a short time.
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... What is spine disc osteophyte complex (0 replies)
... what is asymmetrical disc/osteophyte complex (0 replies)
... a moderate sized posterior disc osteophyte complex is impinging upon and mildly deforms the cord. The neural foramina are widely patent. ... (7 replies)
... osteophyte complex. Right hemicord is compressed. Severe bilateral foraminal narrowing due to disc and uncoverlebral osteophyte. Exiting C6 nerve root is likely compressed bilaterally. ... (6 replies)
... My main concern is my neck and hands. I also have carpel tunnel syndrome and since I have been diagnosed with disc herniation. My whole life has turned around and has dragged me down into a dark hole. ... (8 replies)
... Small central disc osteophyte complex without spinal canal or neural foraminal stenosis. ... (5 replies)
... there appears to be moderate bilateral neural forminal stenosis equivocal with posterior central disc osteophyte complex indenting the anterior thecal sac abutting the cord. ... (1 replies)
... T1, with narrowing of disc spaces, sclerosis of articular margins and facet joints. ... (17 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)
... I know of nothing that can put a disc back into it's original position. ... (9 replies)
... with superimposed mild central to left paracentral disc herniation extending along the superior aspect of the C6 vertebral body. This produces posterior displacement of the cord without frank cord compression. ... (12 replies)
... Hi All,
Has anyone heard anything about Cervical Artificial Disc?
I think I'm looking at surgery in the fall (large disc-osteophyte complex at C4-5 with cord deformity) and my neurosugeon is a Principal Investigator on an IDE Trial with the CerviCore artificial cervical disk by Stryker Spine. When I spoke with him last year he said I may be a candidate.
I spoke with... (4 replies)
... Do you have a copy of the OR report?
I would hope that would provide the answers you are looking for.
And I will certainly post what I find. (16 replies)
... I will be interested to know if you find out more about this disc removal question, please post if you find something more. ... (16 replies)