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So scared
Aug 23, 2014
... the information on this part of your posts is almost to the T of what I was told. My Neuro Dr told me that if I did get into an accident or God forbid if I fell, I'd be a Quad. ... (26 replies)
... fiona, thank you so much for your response,i am not seeing a spine specialist because my insurance says if i dont have so many shots in such a period of time they can not send me to neurologist,i tried to tell them i could barely get myself dressed,and they just dont care.i went to pain management dr yesterday and he says hes going to give me facet shots and then burn the... (13 replies)
... And it showed nerve compression as related to the issues with my Discs. ... (13 replies)

... c6. It has progressively worsened since I drive a minimum of 2 hours each way to and from work. On a bad day my commute both ways can be over 3 hours. ... (29 replies)
... I had an MRI but when my ortho called and told me I had a herniation that was pressing on the cord I just freaked out and forgot to ask where. ... (5 replies)
... would fix the instability, and they can always remove osteophytes at other levels if they are pressing on nerve root or narrowing foramen around nerve without fusing those levels. ... (40 replies)
... So essentially they have to take off part of the disc thats pressing on the nerve root? ... (11 replies)
... So essentially they have to take off part of the disc thats pressing on the nerve root? ... (11 replies)
... Definitely show up for your ALJ hearing! And since I am only going on what I have learned and am learning as I am going through the disability process myself.... ... (10 replies)
... June 2008 due to a fall. I was dealing with balance problems from spinal stenosis on other areas, mostly lumbar when I fell backward and hit the base of my neck on the bottom of a granite memorial stone that was out in front of an office building we own. The stone was a display for a business that rented space from us. ... (15 replies)
... It sounds like you may have a disc pressing on a nerve root, causing sciatica. You need to see your doctor, to proceed with more definite diagnosis, then conservative treatments may work for you. ... (3 replies)
... ormal. It is more common than you think for some people to grow bone ridges and spurs even in the same places that were fixed. Even though you were fixed, the disc is gone and you are fused in these areas you can grown osteophytes. ... (2 replies)
... the bottom of the page. I will break it down sentence by sentence. I know you hurt quite a bit, but the good news is there are much worse things that can go on in your spine and you don't have them! The sooner you knock down the inflammation the better you will be. ... (22 replies)
... I'm seeing a pain management doctor. I will ask about the orthopedic or neurologist. I'm too sure how she will feel about that though. Sheesh, we just go back our annual city festival. What a nightmare! The pain was so bad I actuallly felt like I was going to pass out. It starts in the back and seems to radiate in my hip then travel down to my foot. They had a... (13 replies)
... herniations in the center of the canal pressing on both sides. Sometimes when you start a problem on one side it puts added pressure on the other side because you favor the hurt side, you get up and down in weird positions and cause problems on the other side. ... (13 replies)
... S1 and it causes pain down both legs. In my case the disc has blown out and presses on the nerve roots causing pain down both legs all the way to my toes. When they give me my epidurals I get one on the right side and one on the left on the same day. ... (13 replies)
... mbness radiating down left arm. Family Doctor sent me for PT which helped pain but was left with numbness. About 10 months ago pain started to become quite bad on and off again and I just kept taking painkillers for about 3 months and eventually went back to GP. She said it was neuralgia and offered me muscle relaxants. ... (5 replies)
... you are in the right place, lots of good information on these boards. Your MRI has some things that aren't that bad and some that are more serious. I will separate them out so you can focus on the most important. ... (7 replies)
What The Heck
Jun 2, 2008
... bout what i have.heres some of the things they say are wrong. Severe stenosis of both sides of body worse in left,spondylosis,nerve damage,nerve root damage,disc pressing on spinal cord,osteoporsis,and possible stroke and blood clot. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks for the info SKZ! Yeah this is all new to me, I guess my doc doesn't think the MRI was too bad seeing there's no disc involvement or nothing pressing on my spine. ... (12 replies)


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