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... I'm sorry you didn't get any responses then. I'm a newbie-my problems just started in June so that's why I never replied to you. I'm having a 2 level acdf on Wednesday because I couldn't get the pain under control and I have severe compression of the spinal cord at c4-5 and c5-6. I hope you feel better-being in pain is not fun. Sue (9 replies)
... where the cord effacement is worst. Possible, of course, that there isn't any, but I would want someone else to look at the images of those two levels. ... (9 replies)
... So here is the bottom line with your neck and lumbar spine. You have 2 areas where the spinal nerves are being compressed but both are "ranked" as being "mild". The 4 levels of severity are minimal, mild, moderate and severe and most spine surgeon will not touch you until you are "severe". As for the cord compression, believe it or not, the cord can take a lot of compression... (9 replies)

... with some deformity of the anterior aspect of the thecal sac at this level. This is seen in conjunction with a component of desiccation and moderate disc space narrowing. ... (9 replies)
... level there is disc desiccation, disc narrowing and prominence of the posterior disc endplate complex with effacement of CSF from around the cord and some ventral cord flattening. Mild left C4 neural foraminal narrowing. ... (18 replies)
... Day 6 after corticosteroid epidural.. No relief from pain. ... (7 replies)
... I had a cervical fusion of C6-7 in Oct of 2010. I began experiencing severe pain in my neck and severe headaches in March of 2011. I had a myelogram in Oct. 2011. The neurosurgeon said I had to have another fusion at C5-6. The myelogram says mild effacement of the anterior aspect of the thecal sac in the cervical spine greater at C5-6. A frank stenosis in not evident. ... (4 replies)
... C4 Moderate posterior disc osteophyte complex and facet hypertyrophic changes present. There is near complete effacement of the ventral and dorsal subarachnoid space with mild ventral cord flattening. There is moderate bilateral foraminal narrowing. ... (4 replies)
... with 3mm of anterolishesis of c4 on c5 secondary to degenerative facet arthrosis. ... (3 replies)
... Spine doc referred me to Physiatrist first to see what could be done since nothing was pressing on my spinal cord, he wasn't too concerned about surgery at this point. ... (3 replies)
... I had my op about 6 weeks ago. My neurosurgeon is arrogant and doesn't give any advice. I'm not sure how long this will go on. When will I be pain free? ... (8 replies)
... with 3mm of anterolishesis of c4 on c5 secondary to degenerative facet arthrosis. ... (1 replies)
... with some deformity of the anterior aspect of the thecal sac at this level. This is seen in conjunction with a component of desiccation and moderate disc space narrowing. ... (0 replies)
... with 3mm of anterolishesis of c4 on c5 secondary to degenerative facet arthrosis. ... (2 replies)
... l5 and s1 discs. There is minimal discs space height loss. The conus of the cord at L1 is normal in appearance. ... (0 replies)
... l5 and s1 discs. There is minimal discs space height loss. The conus of the cord at L1 is normal in appearance. ... (8 replies)
... there is a broad based disc protrusion more pominent focally with near complete effacement of the tecal sac, but no definite impingement on the cord producing mild to moderate central stenosis. ... (5 replies)
... volving the superior endplate of C7. The T1 and T2 vertebral bodies are of adequate height and signal. There is slight reversal of the cervical lordosis centered at the C6 level, without significant anterior subluxation or scoliosis. ... (7 replies)
... in a left paracentral location. There is a mild deformity of the spinal cord at this level and there is complete effacement of the anterior and posterior CSF space. Incidental note is made of a vertebral hemangioma of T7. ... (2 replies)
... It says that you have had surgery before, your hardware in intact and looks like no problem at this level. ... (2 replies)


Associated Tags: acdf, cervical spinal stenosis, cord deformity, effacement csf, epidural steroid injection, foraminal narrowing, help asap, lumbar, mri, nerve block, spine surgery, spondylolysis

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