... The process of the foramen and central canal becoming narrowed is called "stenosis. ... (5 replies)
... lement hypertrophic changes and disk osteophyte comexes , large central parcentral disk osteophytevcomex causing marked flattening of cervical cord , severe cane stenosis there is flattening of cord and cord signal changes likely basis of myelomalcia. Bilateral neutral fora mins demos server narrowing worse on right side . ... (5 replies)
... ss that looks like disc material coming from the disc. This material is coming out of the disc space and pushing into the lateral recess, which is a tiny little canal that connects the central canal area to the foramen. ... (1 replies)
... ally to understand your MRI you need to be familiar with the term "stenosis." This is a Greek term for narrowing, and in this case it refers to a narrowing of a canal through which spinal nerves pass. ... (1 replies)
... There is a central disc protrusion present resulting in moderate central canal stenosis. There is uncovertebral hypertrophic changes bilaterally causing bilateral symmetric moderate neural foraminal stenosis. ... (3 replies)
... small posterior disc osteophyte complex with mild spinal canal stenosis. ... (0 replies)
... is the spinal fluid. If you see an MRI, the fluid will be light, and the cord dark. These are the normal dimensions, which allow for intrusions into the spinal canal to not affect the cord as long as they don't get very big. ... (14 replies)
... there is no central canal stenosis or neural foraminal narrowing identified. ... (14 replies)
... This is basically the same subject you all are talking about, I have lower lumbar disc bulging, and degenerative disc disease, nerve root compression in the lower lumbar area which pinches on the nerves that apparently go down into my legs n feet. I was told I also have spinal stenosis. and a tear at T11, I also have a herniated disc at C6-c7, I believe., I think Ive had the... (3 replies)
... but this finding does not cause impression on the spinal cord, there is no spinal or foraminal stenosis at this level. ... (3 replies)
... shows a dessicated disc, annular bulging circumferentially with a small L foraminal disc protrustion and mild degenerative changes in both facet joints. ... (1 replies)
... spinal canal generous and neuroforamina are patent. No disc herniation or protrusion. ... (9 replies)
... Hello, I have been going Dr. to Dr. anyone that can help, please say so.I have severe central canal stenosis c5,c6 c7plus some disc herniation,mild effacement of spinal cord. Then lower back stenosis L3,L4 L5 severe,related to congenital spinal canal narrowing. ... (4 replies)
... C5 there is a 4 mm disc protrusion which effaces the ventral subarachnoid space and conributes to mild canal stenosis.Moderate right foraminal narrowing is seen secondary to facet an uncovertebral degenerative change. No significant left foraminal narrowing see. ... (2 replies)
... osteophyte complex causing moderate central canal stenosis and frank indentation of the ventral surface of the cord. Bilateral exit foraminal stenosis, slightly worse to the right. ... (25 replies)
... c6 left eccentric disc ridge complex with slight anterior cord flattening and moderate canal and left worst than right foraminal stenosis. ... (3 replies)
... Hello, I am a 35 year old female and up until 2012 I was in pretty good health. I will not go into everything but I recently had an MRI done on my entire spine and no one will explain to me what all this means. The neurosurgeon was pretty vague and only said there was nothing she could do for me surgically. So, here I am, trying to get some kind of opinion as to what I need... (0 replies)
... I had problems with neck and shoulder pain (mild) and tingling in hands and feet about 6 years ago that largely subsided with PT over a couple of months. I've had the tingling off and on but Drs attributed that to anxiety.
3 weeks ago, I started having severe left shoulder pain (9/10) and neck pain (5/10) which developed weakness in my right bicep (4/5) and hand (grip 50%... (11 replies)
... based right paracentral disc protrusion is present superimposed on a disc buldge.mild canal stenosis with milk bilateral foraminal narrowing. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for the feedback. Since my post I have just finished the 3 day Prednisilone oral course which has helped alleviate some of the pain.
However, now for the first time I am getting tingling sensations in my left thumb and index finger which I never had before.
Does this mean more of the disk herniation problems are starting to "surface" in the different C levels?
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