... with contribution of posterior element overgrowth. ... (0 replies)
... and if I were you, I'd have to hear a compelling argument for posterior surgery. ... (5 replies)
... there is uncovertebral disease with a centraal disc herniation. The central canal is moderately stenosed. The neural foramina are mildly stenosed. ... (17 replies)
... L4 disc bulging. ... (0 replies)
... I have degenerative disc changes with mild posterior disc bulging. ... (11 replies)
... weighted images.Endplates changes are noted. Posterior disc herniation is midlineis noted midline with broad base .Encrouchment of both neural canal is noted left more than right. ... (0 replies)
... s1 preserved disc height and normal posterior contour, with mild bilateral facet arthropathy and ligamentum flavum hypertrophy, without impingement. ... (1 replies)
... Wondering if anyone can translate ?
Cervical spine MRI:
Multilevel degenerative changes of the Cervical spine as described above most pronounced at C6-C7 where there is a left paracentral posterior disc protrusion indenting the ventral thecal sac and ventral left aspect of the the spinal cord causing severe left neuroforaminal stenosis and severe left-sided... (0 replies)
... I am working on scheduling for another ACDF and a procedure to add hardware to the posterior of my neck. ... (3 replies)
... SpineAZ, this was a very informative post. I have been trying to decide whether to get a posterior foraminotomy or a one level ACDF. My C6 nerve is being compressed due to an enlarged facet joint in a foramen that is almost closed. ... (30 replies)
... I had XLIF a few years ago and have done well with it. I had had 2 previous posterior surgeries on lumbar spine before, and the lateral approach was much easier recovery. ... (6 replies)
... Hi folks. Most of you have chatted with me on here over the last year or so.
Now I have a couple of questions & I would like to hear from you of possible.
In April of 2013 I had an " Anterior Channel Vertebrectomy with strut graft C4-7. Along with ACDF also.
Then 3 days later I had Posterior Cervical Disc Fusion C4-T1 with instrumentation and right bone iliac crest.
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... with hopes for improvement or go for the surgery. My Orthopedic said at any given moment with my say he will put in an order for surgery. We discussed Fusion and disc replacement... ... (3 replies)
... fusion, and then 6 weeks later a posterior procedure to fuse the back of the spine and reattach the ligament. ... (2 replies)
... wow !!!!!!you sure had a lot done. Thanks for posting. I thought everyone forgot about me.......you made my day.....Carol (6 replies)
... I was just reading up on your earlier posts. I forgot to answer you back on you asking whether I had a posterior or not. ... (6 replies)
... a moderate sized posterior disc osteophyte complex is impinging upon and mildly deforms the cord. The neural foramina are widely patent. ... (7 replies)
... My MRI showed degenerative disc disease most pronounced inthe mid to lower segments. ... (1 replies)
... C6, it says, "there is posterior disc osteophyte complex which cause mild to moderate central canal stenosis. ... (17 replies)
... c6 right paracentral disc protrusion which is indenting on the thecal sac. ... (2 replies)