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... what are the dangers from c4c5 flattened spinal cord to 5 to 6 mm midline from ruptured disc (1 replies)
... My neuro told me that my spinal cord is flattened and misshaped? ... (3 replies)
... My spinal cord is being flattened and has edema and I was diagnosed with Myelopathy. ... (8 replies)

... I also agree with the previous posters.I too had a flattened spinal chord.NS told me if it hadn't happened slowly over the years that I would be paralyzed.He told me even a fall could potentially paralyze me. ... (11 replies)
... So here is the bottom line with your neck and lumbar spine. You have 2 areas where the spinal nerves are being compressed but both are "ranked" as being "mild". ... (9 replies)
... The neurosurgeon that I'm seeing is supposed to be one of the best in the area and involved in some of the research and development of spinal procedures and even appliances. So I feel pretty good about his capabilities but still wonder if I should get a 2nd opinion. ... (24 replies)
... and what does "the faint cord signal in the spinal cord is slightly more definite on today's study than on the prior exam though it appears to have been there. ... (16 replies)
... I have a 3.5 year old son that underwent surgery to untether his cord for a lipomyelomeningocele. He was an unsual case where this lipoma grew at an incredible rate from birth to 5 months. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Saluki Last june I woke up with excruitiating pain down my right arm. A couple of weeks later I was working on a light firtting above my head and after getting off the ladder I had difficulty walking. By this time I still had the arm pain.I saw a neurosurgeon who organised a MRI and some electrical testing on muscle strengh in arms and legs. The Electrical tests showed... (5 replies)
... flattens the ventral cord with previous decompression at this segment." Any ideas about whether I will need another surgery soon? ... (0 replies)
... I have in my neck Degerative disc diease, arthuritis, and all discs bulging. I also have stenosis and facet disease. Parts of my spinal cold are narrow while other parts are totally flattened and deformed. I have a slight backwards curve in my neck also. ... (6 replies)
... mild to moderate stenosis in both cervical and lumbar. I don't want them to become further damaged so that I'm back in surgery again with a herniation and fully flattened spinal cord. I've been trying to figure out just how careful I'm going to be. ... (8 replies)
... flattened spinal cord manifested only in the form of rght index finger numbness, numbness in right toes and weakness in my right leg. ... (6 replies)
Miserable in NJ
Mar 2, 2010
... can anyone tell me how it is possible for me to function with a flattened spinal cord? ... (2 replies)
... flattened spinal cord. I knew both arms were 'weak', but did not know I had muscle loss in one of them until tested. ... (2 replies)
... symptoms and not picked up on the signs of cord damage. ... (13 replies)
So. Frustrated.
Jul 28, 2012
... Well, I'd say that's a pretty good educated guess? sounds logical to me! thank you so so so much. I've been really struggling with symptoms, is this all in my head or ? Oh wait, it IS kinda all in my head, but anyway...thank you for breaking that down for me and for the validation. I appreciate it more than you know. ;) (6 replies)
So. Frustrated.
Jul 28, 2012
... The ventral sac is composed of the thecal membrane, running down your spinal canal, with spinal fluid inside that, then the spinal cord inside the fluid. ... (6 replies)
... that acts as a buffer to protect the cord. When you have a ruptured disk , they look to see if it is touching the nerves that exit the cord or touching the spinal cord itself or touching the sac that goes around the cord. ... (3 replies)
... Neurosurgeon feels that even though there was a noted cord issue, there was nothing that a surgeon could do. ... (2 replies)


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