... Thank you for your explanation ! It was a neurologist who ordered the MRI and it takes her a long time to get back with the results, but I asked for a copy of the results of the MRI so I'm trying myself to see how bad all this is. ... (2 replies)
... If so, the doctor will correlate the findings of the MRI with what is found on physical exam, a basic neurological exam and after listening to a description of how these issues affect your daily life. ... (2 replies)
... i had a neck MRI without a contrast, and at :
C3-C4 small 2 mm central disc protrusion.
C4-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.
C5-C6 mild... (2 replies)
... I am not offering medical advice, but I can tell you that most of what your MRI is showing, is actually pretty normal. Stenosis, is a narrowing of the area around the spine. ... (2 replies)
... I have been suffering since 4/30 finally got my MRI see results:
CT3-4, mild bulging of the disc is noted.
CT4-5 degenerative changes in uncinate processes and mild/moderate foraminal stenosis is noted bilaterally. Bilateral spurs/hard discs are noted. Findings are slightly more pronounced on the right and mild indentation of the right C5 nerve cannot be excluded and... (2 replies)
... ray done but that came back normal ... I was shocked about that one. I supposed to go get an MRI of my spine once my insurance approves it. ... (0 replies)
... MRI results: C3-C4: uncovertebral joint hyper trophy and facet hyper trophy with moderate narrowing right foramen. C4-C5: Uncovertebral joint hyper trophy mild narrowing of left foramen. Prior anterior fusion C5-C7. (0 replies)
... Welcome to the board. While there are no "big problems" that jump out, you have degenerative changes going on that often cause symptoms and pain.
Have you seen a spine specialist or did your family doc tell you things were fine?
What symptoms are you experiencing? (2 replies)
... I have recently had a brain and cervical spine MRI and I'm confused by the doctors. I have spent over 20 years with odd symptoms and periodic issues. ... (1 replies)
... ray done and the results showed early signs of Cervical Spondylosis. ... (0 replies)
... So, my Dr. ordered an MRI of my brain and neck. ... (0 replies)
... New and posted other day but now need help understanding these results:
MRI SPINE CERVICAL WO CONTRAST
Craniovertebral Junction within normal limits. Vertebral height and alignment well maintained and marrow signal within normal limits. Multilevel anterior and posterior marginal spurring with concomitant disc desiccation ad minimal uniform loss of heitht at the C5 - 6... (0 replies)
... most affected . I did also go for a second opinion in NYC for the last MRI and a surgery consult in NYC also . ... (3 replies)
... surgery. This means that the damage done during surgery is most likely seen in the new mri as focal myelomalacia. That is most likely what is causing your "cord syndrome" symptoms. Myelomalacia can improve but it does not always. ... (3 replies)
... Wondering if anyone can help interpret my cervical spine MRI please . ... (3 replies)
... Thank you very much for your informative reply teteri66. I only just turned 50 in January of this year. Is it a little early for such DDD or is that common? I hope it doesn't progress any further until I can get proper treatment. I live in Canada and the wait to see a Neurosurgeon is about 6-8 months. Any idea what I can do in the meantime to help myself. Would calcium... (3 replies)
... rst two fingers of my left hand. This progression has lasted for 6 weeks now and doesn't seem to be getting much better. Can some one please help me interpret my MRI results and let me know what I may be headed for. Thanks in advance! ... (3 replies)
... One more question (or food for thought). Should I seek a specialist before the MRI, if I decided to do that sooner rather than later? What is the best resource for finding a good neck specialist? (3 replies)
... Again, thanks for the response. I'm not sure if I will wait to get an MRI when the pain gets worse, or if I will do it now. ... (3 replies)
... I would probably proceed with the MRI no matter what. ... (3 replies)