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... I will see a neurosurgeon in a few days, trying to schedule appt for a 2nd opinion as well, scheduled for epidural injection in a couple of weeks, which is not likely to do much for function, but may relieve some pain for a while, or not.. ... (7 replies)
... ations. There are also non narcotic medications that can help with nerve symptoms such as Lyrica and Neurontin. And, there is the option of treatments such as epidural steroid injections. ... (1 replies)
Cervical problems
Feb 11, 2010
... d very conservative treatment. Sometimes bulges will shrink back. Usually a period of rest, light activity, and depending on symptoms PT, medications, and even epidural injections if called for. ... (1 replies)

... bunionectomy each foot, knee surgery each knee, galbladder removal, lumbar fusion in '93, ovary removal and cervical fusion this past May. ... (29 replies)
... i am somewhat confused since i am just starting the cervical problems. have multiple bulged lumbar disks that PT and injections have taken care of since 1999. never got close to surgery. thank God. ... (10 replies)
Cervical epidural
Mar 11, 2006
... How mine went. checked in, changed. they took me to the little surgical room, started an iv line. had me lay down face down on table (that hurt just from the injury), covered my legs with a warm blanket. Nurses helped move me into a comfortable position, one held my hand. they put something in my iv to relax me. dr. talked me through the whole thing. used numbing... (3 replies)
... Aye Berenice, I don't know if you will remember, but back in the day's when Lizzie was posting I commented on the fact that although I knew I had cervical problems I thought that the numbness was being caused by something lower. ... (4 replies)
... I'm still having problems with my right side. I can't stand too long, I am in constant pain, and the numbness in both arm and leg is terrible. ... (7 replies)
... I had a cervical epidural just after I had my neck injury. ... (13 replies)
... I had an epidural injection shortly after my neck problems started, it significantly improved my symptoms and spasm by reducing the swelling. In many cases things then continue to improve on their own or with PT. ... (6 replies)
... information from those of you who have had cervical epidurals as a first step in dealing with a herniated disk? ... (10 replies)
... Went in for a Cervical Epidural about a month and a half ago for nerve damage in my neck. ... (2 replies)
... says my main problem on left is a bone spur irritating the 8th nerve root as well as herniated discs. And that in any case, my whole cervical spine is in such bad shape, an operation on one level wouldn't necessarily ease the pain. ... (4 replies)
... could explain the numbness and heaviness in your right arm. Your laminectomy would have influenced problems controlled by lumbar levels, i.e. your legs. Is your pain very clearly following the dermatome patterns for the L's called out in your MRI? ... (2 replies)
... n, and he ordered a lumbar MRI which showed degeneration and two bulging discs, L4, L5 with some stenosis. He later referred me to a neurosurgeon, who ordered 3 epidural steroid injections which did little for me. ... (65 replies)
... I just made an appointment for my first cervical epidural injection. ... (4 replies)
... I went to an orthopedic and had an MRI. Doc thinks I have a degenerating disc that is stressing the nerve, and he has ordered an epidural shot in the cervical spine. ... (1 replies)
... up with his doctor at The Pain Institute for the epidural. I go and talk to them next week. I am not sure what kind of doctor he is, but my PCP has had several epidural injections and swears by this guy. ... (13 replies)
... I've had injections like you have described, in both my lumbar and cervical spine. The Dr who performs these for is an anesthesiologist and so had a lot of experience administering epidural injections. ... (14 replies)
... in the past year. The second surgery which was for only one fusion didn't help the problems it was supposed to help. I have had two epidural steroid injections and am scheduled for a third as well as a cervical facet injection. ... (7 replies)

Associated Tags: cervical canal stenosis, disc-osteophyte complex, foraminal stenosis, foraminotomy, mri, pinched nerve, spine

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