... Thank you for reply. There was no more to the impression. What I do know is that I got results quickly. My Dr called me in about 4 hours after I had MRI. I have appointment with neurosurgeon in a couple of weeks. ... (5 replies)
... en from swelling tissue or something that encroaches on the opening like a herniated disc or an enlarged facet joint. If a spinal nerve is irritated, it usually results in some pain. ... (5 replies)
... facet hypertrophy results in mild bilateral foraminal stenosis. Minimal diffuse disc bulge without central spinal canal stenosis. ... (1 replies)
... The MRI is just one piece of the diagnostic puzzle. ... (1 replies)
... TECHNIQUE: Multiplanar multiecho noncontrast imaging of the cervical spine performed. The examination was performed under monitored intravenous conscious sedation. No reported complications.
Brachial neuritis or radiculitis NOS/723.4
left cervical radiculopathy, weakness
pt states left shoulder pain and numbness x 3 months no injury
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... You don't know how grateful I am to have found this wonderful site.....I now have ONE place to be, that covers all the dang issues in my life.
But 1st & foremost is the issue I have with my neck... Short history... have always had back problems, doc wanted to do surgery when I was 28 (now 56), but I learnt to live with the pain & just do things differently.
But, (yes... (0 replies)
... Hello I got my results back from my cervical MRI. ... (1 replies)
... shoulder. My arm goes dead following a shooting pain when I reach to the back of low cupboards, empty the washing machine etc. I have had an MRI and its this I would love some help interpreting!! ... (3 replies)
... Can somebody help me understand these MRI results please? ... (0 replies)
... MRI Results on Cervical Spine:
There is disc space narrowing and particularly at the C5-6 level with associated spurring at the end plate margins.
C5-C6: there is a diffuse and somewhat bilobed disc-osteophyte complex causing anterior extradural defect on the thecal sac with slight mass effect on the cord. there is moderate right and severe left for forminal stenosis.
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... Ok im looking for someone to help me further understand my mri results... I am 26 years old and this is my 2nd mri following a C5 compression fracture. The findings are as follows... ... (1 replies)
... Hi guys I am new to here so please bare with me if I do anything wrong. So here's a quick description of my history and I'm also looking for some new mri advice. I am a 29 female who was fit and healthy up until all this. ... (1 replies)
... You have quite a bit going on in your spine. From the description of your symptoms and the MRI results it is quite likely that these issues are indeed caused by the problems in your cervical spine. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry no one responded to your post. Did you have the injection and has it helped any? (1 replies)
... spinal nerve exits the central canal and goes out to the body. If this area or exit space, becomes too narrow, the nerve cannot function normally....this often results in the radiating pain, tingling and numbness if it is badly compressed. This is not the case with your father's findings. ... (3 replies)
... surgical spine physician. After the prednisone, I am still not feeling much better and had the MRI done. ... (1 replies)
... Your MRI does not show much that would indicate why you are in pain. ... (1 replies)
... me. Didn't think anything of it till February 2014 I woke up one morning and my back was hurting so bad I couldn't get dressed. Come to find out after I had an mri done that I had severe spinal stenosis with a disc extrusion and degenerative disc disease. ... (8 replies)
... Your cervical issues are of more concern than the lumbar ones due to the fact that the spinal cord is at risk of becoming damaged with the cervical issues. This results in a greater risk of potential paralysis than the lumbar stenosis. This is due to the fact that the spinal cord terminates around the L1 level in most people. ... (19 replies)
... Wow you've been thru the ringer & I'm sorry about that. My heart goes out to you as well as my prayers.
I had my ACDF and less that a year after that, I have problems with the levels above & below the fusion and still need another surgery which I just keep putting off. Reasons being are, my pain in my neck/shoulders/arms & hands haven't gotten to that point where I can't... (5 replies)