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... I have the same problem. Mine started with neck pain, then shoulder pain and then arm pain with frequent tightening of muscles with tingling and numbness down arm into thumb, index and middle finger. ... (3 replies)
... I have been through a whirlwind of doctors and have become increasingly frustrated over the past few months. It started with numbness and tingling in my right arm, thumb, and fingers. ... (7 replies)
... Saw my doctor today - cervical epidural injection #1 is officially a flop. :) So it's on to getting cervical epidural injection #2. We talked about other options today as well, and for the first time she offered a consult with a "conservative" (her words) neurosurgeon if I wanted it. She doesn't want me to have surgery any more than I want to. I declined for now, wanting... (51 replies)

... she gave me vicoden for pain and sent me home. To make a long story short, I was in absolute pain and couldn't sleep in my bed, walk very well, or use my right hand for 6 weeks. I was supposed to be off work for 2 days, but wound up being off for 6 weeks. ... (7 replies)
... Yesterday I saw the doc who did the injection. She said she thinks the tip of the needle touched the spinal cord, and that's what has caused the numbness and pain on my right side, and causing the pain in my nerve root endings. The funny thing was that when I first woke up in pain, she said it was in my head. ... (3 replies)
... The symptoms are numbness returning again to both legs, walking on crutches always!!, bladder not working properly again.. ... (4 replies)
... Does this sound like post-traumatic syringomyelia have had 2 cervical fusions at lower levels already,,and also severe cervical disc disease,, spondylosis, another herniated disc yet above the other fusions,,osteophytes above that ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,chronic neck pain ,shoulder pain numbness in arms from one side than the other rarely at the same time,,in the legs sometimes,,lost... (1 replies)
... Can't help you out with those treatments, however I would strongly suggest you closely monitor your condition. I, too, had discs pressing into the spinal cord with some severe side effects (searing burning pain, arm and hand pain/numbness, weakness, etc). I treated for 1.5-2 years with chiropractic and therapy but finally the neurosurgeon laide it on the line that since the... (3 replies)
... where the fluid goes through it. Ive been told I have stenosis for over 20 years now and it hasnt gotten any worse but I do have nerve impingement as well. I get numbness in my left hand and fingers and occasionally it travels down my leg. ... (8 replies)
... being the worse with the matter extremely close to touching the actual cord. He believes in am getting most of my arm, hand, finger numbness and pain from this level. ... (11 replies)
... I have pain in my neck it radiates into my left shoulder down left arm to my hand and severe in thumb. ... (1 replies)
Any advice?
Dec 13, 2013
... Hand pain. Tingling and numbness in the fingers. Both sides are affected, left more than right this time. ... (2 replies)
... demonstrates severe left foraminal encroachment with possible affecting the exiting left C6 nerve root as a potential explanation for the left arm pain, numbness and weakness. ... (4 replies)
... My spinal cord was flattered to 5 mm . Had a lot of neck pain before and my walking was messed up and very fatigued! After ... Horrible arm pain and numbness in right hand,actually entire right side was affected, tingles hip pain ect... ... (15 replies)
Help with MRI
Feb 2, 2013
... c6 right paracentral disc protrusion which effaces the anterior epidural fat and focally abuts and minimally indents the spinal cord to the right of midline. There is mild right foraminal stenosis. ... (4 replies)
... weakness in r arm, numbness in neck, arm and hand. I just had another MRI last week and am trying to understand the terminology prior to my next NS appointment. He seems like a good doc.. ... (32 replies)
... ms I'm having. We have tried physical therapy, epidural injections meds, but still the symptoms persist. ... (4 replies)
... I had an MRI done on my neck because I have been experiencing pain in my neck and shoulders and numbness in my right hand. After my primary doc looked at the results, he referred me to a spine surgeon. ... (15 replies)
... I've been experiencing severe upper back, neck and shoulder pain on my left side for 3 years now, accompanied by numbness, tingling, and decreased motor function in my left arm and hand. I've also suffered from excruciating headaches that always start at the base of my skull, are always worse on the left side and almost always preceeded by visual problems. These were diagnosed... (8 replies)
... Hopefully you have researched your options and the surgeon who will be doing your surgery and had at least 1 or 2 other opinions to make sure they all agree. I was similar to you that I waited until the pain was unbearable and my quality of life was decreased. I also tried alternatives to no avail. How long have your symptoms been going on? Do you know what caused your... (4 replies)


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