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Frustrated!
Jun 24, 2013
... I went to my GP today to meet with her regarding my recent visit to the neurosurgeon. I posted my MRI results in another thread, but the short story is that I have congenital stenosis and herniated discs at C3-C4 and C4-C5 which are flattening my spinal cord and myelomalacia from C3-C6. There is also some minor bulging at C5-C6 that is not effecting my cord, but they claim... (9 replies)
... Hello, Newbie here, so a quick synopsis.... Around the end of March I experienced bad muscle aching in my right neck/shoulder region. For years I have been prone to muscle issues in my neck/shoulder regions and have found that certain weight exercises (shrugs, flys) keep things at bay. So like an idiot I actually increased my workouts hoping to nix the problem, but was... (8 replies)
... there is a broad based posterior disc osteophyte ridge and bilateral neuroccentric joint osteophyte formation causing flattening of the ventral theca and moderate bilateral C5 foraminal narrowing. ... (0 replies)

Neck pain
Nov 23, 2012
... Hard to tell what to make of that. He calls the disk bulges "small to moderate" and "moderate", yet they are pushing the cord backward and even flattening it at one level. ... (7 replies)
... C6 level. This is causing flattening in the right ventral cord. ... (13 replies)
... If you had flattening of the cord...it means you have herniations that are pushing into the spinal cord. ... (7 replies)
... normal spinal canal, so that anything bulging backward into it is more likely to affect the spinal cord because there's less "leeway" in the canal. ... (7 replies)
... ft with permanent nerve damage because it wasn't caught soon enough but that is another story. My cervical surgery needed to be done because I had severe spinal cord compression in 4 levels, was experiencing numbness and tingling in both hands, pain in shoulders, arms and neck with headaches every day for about three weeks. ... (12 replies)
... mild posterior disc bulge, resulting in mild indentation of the thecal sac, but no significant compression of the spinal cord or neuroforaminal stenosis. ... (13 replies)
... C5 A small spondylotic ridge is identified at this level with minimal effacement of the anterior thecal sac without cord abutment. ... (6 replies)
... of the spinal cord. No mention of any flattening or indentation of the cord, though. Doesn't seem to be a current problem, but may well develop into one. ... (4 replies)
... L5. The thecal sac is a thick ligament type covering the goes around the spinal cord up above the L1 level and covers the nerves that bundle together to form the cauda equina below this level where the spinal cord ends. ... (4 replies)
... with minor flattening of the cord. No evidence of cord signal abnormality. ... (4 replies)
... t disc herniation on the left. It measures 7mm in AP diameter. Probable nerve root contact with the left 7 root. Moderate to severe foraminal narrowing. Mild flattening of the ventral aspect of the cord. ... (2 replies)
... ith congenital cervical stenosis causes moderate spinal canal narrowing, with complete effacement of the ventral and dorsal aspect of the the thecal sac and mild flattening the ventral cord without underlying cord signal abnormality. ... (3 replies)
... C7 without significant cord compression or Displacement. So I've lived with pretty much constant headaches sice 2009. ... (2 replies)
... hi jenny, i have the same walking difficuties, also have episodes of staggering/falling sideways/balance probs, thses happen regularly, but not constantly i can start walking, then after not long i cant stride anymore, can only take very small like an inch at a time steps (ha, if you can call them steps ) have been dropping things for some time, but not all the time ... (10 replies)
... What does it mean that the ventral cord is flattened and what does that cause? ... (0 replies)
... there is a posterior ridge. There is effacement of the ventral fluid column and flattening of the vental aspect of the spinal cord. There is narrowing of the AP diameter of the central canal. ... (5 replies)
... mm in AP dimension that is flattening the thecal sac and extending to the anterior margin of the cord with effacement of the cord itself. ... (7 replies)


Associated Tags: cervical disc, cervical fusion, chronic pain, cord compression, extrusion, neck, pain management, pain medications, recovery period

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