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... Scientist, who happened to live in our area, who has been researching cervical spinal cord compression and the familiarity with fibromyalgia patients. She had another MRI done and this time with her neck in the flexion and extension positions. Bingo! ... (6 replies)
C5-6 Question
Apr 8, 2009
... But the biggest thing to be aware of is spinal cord compression and I guess the neurosurgeon didn't see that. ... (9 replies)
... Hi...I've had a herniated C5 C6 for many years, but due to an injury where i felt my spine being pulled/stretched out, i have now been diagnosed with c5c6 compression. My MRI says the disc "impresses the left aspect of the thecal sac and flattens the cord to the left of midline. Also mentions possibility of calcific density (not sure what that means). Severe c6 nerve... (20 replies)

... I have a significant left sided herniation with minimal compression of the spinal cord. ... (5 replies)
... I had surgery on the 19th of April and was finally released on 29 May. I have been in physical therapy since. At first i could not do anything weak legs arms ans such. Now almost 6 months later I can walk assisted (cane) but am still weak. I have recently found a new theripist i feel is more knowledgable. I am now building strength and doing hydrotherapy 3 times a week each. I... (18 replies)
... Three years ago I finally got health insurance and my primary doctor immediately sent me to a neuro surgeon. My first cervical films did show compression on my spinal cord at two levels, and at that time said that I had three herniated disc's. ... (15 replies)
... There is no evidence for compression deformity or subluxation. There are no areas of bone marrow edema. Craniocervical junction is unremarkable. The paraspinal musculature is unremarkable. ... (5 replies)
... likely compression of left nerve root. Would likely cause left hand and forearm pain, numbness etc. ... (6 replies)
... or cord flattening. Mild to moderate bilateral foramlnal narrowing due to uncovertebral osteophytes. This contacts but does not displace nor compress the exiting C5 nerve root. ... (6 replies)
... When it comes to the spinal NERVES, pain is a good sign. Not what we usually think. Spinal CORD compression doesn't hurt...like the brain doesn't hurt...has no nerve endings. But it's symptoms again are loss of function anywhere below the level of the compression. ... (11 replies)
... Cord compression in the neck quite often shows up in the feet and legs first. ... (10 replies)
... My question is if there is that much visible compression how can the impression be that there is no abnormal signal intensity within the cord, particularly with my long list of symptoms that are progressing day by day? ... (5 replies)
... Try to get EMG soon to help confirm true nerve root compression versus, tight space irritation casuing chemical reaction type irritation. The sooner you know the better decisions you can make. ... (9 replies)
... untary urinary drippings throughout the day. Now I feel like i am getting a UTI. I called my neuro who suggested I call my internist or gyno. I asked if the cord compression is causing this and he thinks mine is not significant enough to cause urinary problems. I am convinced otherwise. ... (8 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)
... sequard...his opinion is that the cord compression is causing the syrinx, the syrinx is causing the brown sequard and that is causing the nerve issues. ... (10 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)
... Thanks for your concern, Marcia My Neurologist said to see what happens with UTI test and then call him if it's not a UTI. I went to the gyno today who said it was a very slight infection, but was surprised by all the urininary discharge without full blown infection. He think it's possible it is related to injury, and gave me script for urodynamics test to look at my... (8 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)


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