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... so advance apologies for improper etiquette. So here is my situation. Diagnosed with fibromyalgia.. 2 years ago went on Savella... At first it was great as a nerve block but over time had some unpleasant side effects so i have weaned off of it...this has been about 2 months ago... ... (6 replies)
... through which the C5 nerve passes on its way down into the shoulder and arm does not seem to have been significantly narrowed by the bulging disk. ... (1 replies)
... causing thecal sac effacement and left articular recess narrowing, without significant exit foraminal narrowing. ... (1 replies)

... level nerve roots. unless 'something' has literally damaged it, this would be more 'common or likely,inpingement from something like what i mentioned above. ... (3 replies)
... C5 formamen and raises concern for mild impingement of the exiting right C5 nerve root. ... (30 replies)
... side foramen, which is the opening through which passes the C4 nerve after it leaves the cord and heads to the shoulder. ... (2 replies)
... L4, there is mild disc desiccation with small annular disc bulges minimally narrowing the central canal and neural foramina without evidence of nerve root compression. ... (2 replies)
... extrustion on the left extending slightly above the level of the disk. This results in foraminal stenosis on the left and quite likely compromise of the left L5 nerve root in the neural foramen. Minimal foraminal narrowing of the right. ... (6 replies)
... L5, with potential for nerve irritation at these levels. ... (13 replies)
... remember to put the date at the top of each, as none are real current. My goal is to see if any of you can help me figure out what is causing my horrible burning nerve pain at the top back of my left shoulder and throbbing headaches in lower left back of head. Also, to get your opinion of what my next move should be... ... (11 replies)
... I am very new to the boards, but have seen some extraordinary information and thought it was time to just post a question out there. I am a fairly healthy 45 year old female who began experiencing left shoulder discomfort about 3 or 4 months ago. I really just thought it was a stress knot in my shoulder blade, but after several massages and a few months of no relief (and... (6 replies)
... you might try a memory foam pillow , it helped me a lot , I have some of the same problems that you have and the pillow really helped me sleep, only about 20 bucks (9 replies)
... fibrovascular inflammatory response. Broad based disc herniation of the protrusion type indents the ventral aspect of the thecal sac with rightward ventral cord effacement and mild cord flattened contour alteration. concomitant aburment of the c6 right nerve root is also demonstrated. ... (9 replies)
... fibrovascular inflammatory response. Broad based disc herniation of the protrusion type indents the ventral aspect of the thecal sac with rightward ventral cord effacement and mild cord flattened contour alteration. Concomitant abutment of the c6 right nerve root is also demonstrated. ... (0 replies)
... C4 nerve root and recommended an epidural. He said that's an unusual area and that I needed to see someone with a lot of experience. ... (3 replies)
... Very small cysts shallow central disk protrusion causingminimal effacement of the thecal sac AP midline thecal sac 10 mm. ... (3 replies)
... others, but mostly I have difficulties all the time now. Had an EMG a month ago. It mostly points to right C6 radiculopathy. It also talked about the right Ulnar nerve at the elbow, but didn't emphasis a major issue there. Had a CT Scan done with a myleogram. This is where I need help. ... (10 replies)
... in some areas, I see only a bit of disc in the middle, none extending out to sides of vertabra for any kind of cushioning. No cord compression, just effacement so am wondering what cord compression looks like on pictures. Maybe I am having problems because of the natural stenosis and the added effacements? ... (19 replies)
... My very original problem before surgeries was I had cord contact in cervical. I had a extreme nerve root impingement at C4,5,6 and it was at the very roots where it comes out of the cord and it impinged the root and the cord at that time. ... (15 replies)
... Partial disc desiccation with preservation of disc height. No disc hernia, cord deformity, or nerve impingement despite minimal bilateral uncovertebral and facet spurring. ... (2 replies)


Associated Tags: cat scan results, cervical disks neck, edema, emg, kyphosis, mri help, mri report interpretation, mri shows cervical stenosis., neurosurgery, radicular pain, retrolisthesis, thoracic pain

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