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... d instant major neck pain and left arm went cold. Pain in left scapula area was just horrific for almost 3 weeks. Had emg of left arm that showed radiculopathy c5 c6 an had wrist drop....I had normal grip, but the wrist would not bring them up any higher and thumb and 1st digit were a bit numb. ... (13 replies)
... d instant major neck pain and left arm went cold. Pain in left scapula area was just horrific for almost 3 weeks. Had emg of left arm that showed radiculopathy c5 c6 an had wrist drop....I had normal grip, but the wrist would not bring them up any higher and thumb and 1st digit were a bit numb. ... (13 replies)
... with PT. I had leg pain shortly after neck injury and balance issues and was diagnosed with cervical myelopathy due to cord compression and severe narrowing of the nerural foramina. MRI showed t2 signal at c5 c6 on basis of myelomalacia. had hyper knee reflexes in knees. ... (13 replies)

... st MRI still show what it did. I have the post cervical disc and when you look at the axial view you can clearly see that the white matter disappears around the c5 c6 area. My neurosurgeon who I truly respect and found to be the easiest to talk to said there is nothing he would do at this time. ... (13 replies)
... c7. It is not causing nerve root issue, but rather spinal cord compression directly. ... (4 replies)
... Severe c6 nerve impingement was also noted. EMG showed some minor nerve damage in the area. ... (20 replies)
... Hi Erica1976 I too know what you are going through. I have problems with C-4-C5 C5-C6 C6-C7 At the C5-C6 I have a dick extrusion, compressing the spinal cord, loss of CSF escetera. I live in Rockland County, suburbs of NYC. My docs all up here said I need surgery. I wanted another option. I did see a doc that deal with Epidurals but they siad it would be too risky. ... (20 replies)
... Severe c6 nerve impingement was also noted. EMG showed some minor nerve damage in the area. ... (8 replies)
... C6 there is a large central disc protrusion tracing both proximally and distally over a total craniocaudal distance of around 18mm. the disc causes significant compression of the spinal cord which does look to show intrasubstance signal change in keeping with myelomalacia. There is no other focal disc protrusion shown. ... (1 replies)
... median nerve damage, most consistent with carpal tunnel, no cervical radiculopathy was shown. I was sent to a hand surgeon for it. He said there is median nerve compression coming from a point up higher near my collar bone, called the brachial plexus. ... (8 replies)
... Has anyone ever heard of a time frame for increasing risk of permanent nerve damage for a spinal nerve root compression at C5-C6? I began having a stiff neck & shoulder about 7 months ago. My symptoms increased, and I now experience neck and shoulder pain, tingling down my right arm (within past 2 weeks, even started in left arm), muscle weakness in right arm, muscle spasms... (1 replies)
... I'm new on Healthboards and have questions on my MRI's of my cervical spine. This is a little long, Sorry! But I'd appreciate any thoughts or feedback anyone could give me! ...... 3 weeks ago, I obtained a copy of an MRI that was done in 2005 (that I never saw) of my cervical spine/shoulder and learned that there were "findings" on this MRI . I had a followup MRI... (17 replies)
Post-op ACDF C5-C6
Sep 28, 2012
... C6 with hip autograft on September 18. Prior to surgery, I had severe spinal cord compression and nerve root compression. ... (1 replies)
... My last image shows edema of the disc and compression disc deformity below the level of my c5 c6 acdf, with titanium plates and screws. ... (0 replies)
... I had and acdf of c5 c6 back in feb of 2010. I have been in more pain after the surgery than before, alot of pain in the upper back neck and shoulders, shoulder blades. ... (9 replies)
... I just wanted to offer an update on the case of the human tuning fork one year after my surgery which resulted from a herniated disk c5-c6 that caused severe spinal cord compression....As the veterans among you know the surgery does nothing to resolve neurological issues caused by the cord compression...so folks like me wake up with the same numbness they had prior to the... (8 replies)
... Hi! I am new to this board. I have been reading a lot of the postings and have found them very helpful. Back in April after an episode of vomiting from a stomach bug i had extreme pain In my neck. I went to my GP and she suggested Physical Therapy. My x-ray showed cervical straightening. The Orthopaedic Dr said it was due to muscle spasms. About one month later i went for a... (9 replies)
... Hi! I am new to this board. I have been reading a lot of the postings and have found them very helpful. Back in April after an episode of vomitting from a stomach bug i had extreme pain In my neck. I went to my GP and she suggested Physical Therapy. My xray showed cervical straightening. The Orthopaedic Dr said it was due to muscle spasm. about one month later i went for a... (0 replies)
... or on the EMG that was done. I am afraid i am being misdiagnosed with the carpal tunnel and tennis elbow and that this is coming from some median nerve compression higher up in my body. At what point i do not know. ... (8 replies)
... I too had c5-c6 acdf done in may of 2008. Right after the surgury I really felt great. My doctor prescribed physical therapy which I did fora couple of months. Then the pain came back into my shoulders radiating into my arms, hands & fingers. Now after taking another ct scan myleogram my doctor is saying the disc above it is showing nerve compression, and is saying I need... (2 replies)


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