... I have a problem that I would like opinions on please. I have multiple disc bulges with mass effect on the spinal cord. I have moderate to severe bilateral foraminal stenosis at three levels. I have definite nerve impingement in my left arm. I have had two surgical opinions as to what course of action to take. ... (2 replies)
... After mowing I had tingling sensation in both arms to tips of fingers. Overnight this tingling dissipated and I was left with severe right neck and right arm bicep and tricep pain. ... (6 replies)
... level is severe bilaterally,and moderate on right side on C6,and progressing. has anyone here had this type or similar surgury? ... (2 replies)
... theres mild bilateral unconvertabral joints,and bilateral foraminal narrowing,cord unremarkable. ... (6 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)
... there is bilateral uncovertebral and facet arthropathy. There is a central broad disc osteophyte complex. ... (20 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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... C5-6 the worst because you have a herniated disk there. It's lopsided to the right, though, so one might expect your right-side symptoms to be worse.
Your vertebrae are laying on extra bone due to long-term stress (disk/osteophyte complexes) at multiple levels. It seems a little odd that your cord is slightly flattened by only "mild" canal stenosis. Could be that you start... (6 replies)
... and moderate foraminal stenosis left greater than right. ... (8 replies)
... with severe bilateral foraminal narrowing. ... (5 replies)
... there is minimal disc bulge and osteophytic ridge, which slightly flattens the ventral thecal sac. There is facet hypertrophy contributing to mild to moderate bilateral foraminal stenosis left greater than right. ... (17 replies)
... A disc osteophyte complex and facet arthropathy contributes to moderate to left foraminal stenosis and mild to moderate right foraminal stenosis. ... (11 replies)
... moderate right foraminal stenosis. ... (11 replies)
... 40yr old male 5-7 170 .tingling fingers. pain in elbow and subscapular right side all
c2-3 right greater than left uncovertebral hypertrophy and some facet degeneration with mild right neural foraminal stenosis
At C3-4 diffuse disc osteophyte complex right greater than left uncovertebral hypertrophy causing moderate right greater neural foraminal stenosis
at C4-5... (1 replies)
... with associated spondylosis and uncinate spurring. Spondylosis produces localized spinal stenosis at these stwo levels. ... (9 replies)
... Moderate left facet joint degenerative arthropathy with mild left foraminal narrowing. ... (3 replies)
... It largely depends on your symptoms as well. Moderate and even severe foraminal narrowing may not cause any. Often, according to my surgeons, they will only target areas that are causing symptoms. ... (2 replies)
... S1 level small broad base disc bulge. Moderate bilateral facet hypertrophy. Bilateral ligaentum flavum hypertrophy. ... (2 replies)
... asymmetric left severe uncinate hypertrophy causing severe left foraminal stenosis. ... (1 replies)
... My husband is having severe arm pain. Started after skiing in January this year. No falls or anything, just started hurting on the 10 hour drive home from Tahoe. ... (1 replies)