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... egained some balance, but my situation is complicated, since my lumbar stenosis is what originally caused my left leg to be weak and contributed to the fall that I had. I fell backwards and hit the base of a granite tombstone with the back of my neck. ... (13 replies)
Help - I'm the 10%
Jun 26, 2010
... Your spinal cord is like a rope.....it is a bundle of nerves all held together. ... (75 replies)
... If you are still having the symptoms I too would be concerned. ... (20 replies)

... My advice, any compression should be taken seriuously. ... (20 replies)
... I had to go off work due to frequent falls after losing my balance. I had acdf surgery but the balance issue worsened. I fell about 3x's month, even while wearing the collar. ... (3 replies)
... Well I survived my vacation...the flying part was ok except for the small plane on which I had to bend my neck forward to walk through...I finished the steroid pack and my shocks have lessened a bit...all other symptoms are about the same... ... (20 replies)
... I dont' know much abut reading MRI's however I do know a bit about cord compression and if I were you I'd get 2 more opinions at least from surgeons. ... (16 replies)
Cervical stenosis
Oct 24, 2008
... I can't believe a doctor would have told you this was in your imagination. You're now seeing a different doctor, I hope? ... (20 replies)
Help - I'm the 10%
Jun 26, 2010
... the holes in the bone where the spinal nerves exit to the body. The laminoplasty rebuilds the back of the vertebrae for more space and allows the cord to move away from whatever it touching it. ... (75 replies)
... Anyhow, I had problems from C3 to C7 with multiple levels of spinal cord compression, 3 herniated disks and a whole mess of arthritis pressing on so many nerves I no longer had any pain. ... (11 replies)
... He had spinal cord compression due to arthritis. Within 1 week he went from walking to a wheel chair. ... (161 replies)
... I was once again reminded of this last night, at my son's high school soccer game. I was trying to be a good parent, working at the consession booth, when a soccer ball was rifled up against the back of the tent and clocked me in the head. ... (0 replies)
... An MRI showed severe spinal cord compression, and I had ACDF c5,6,7 surgery May 5th of this year. ... (17 replies)
... edical notes from my surgery ect, i have no idea what they mean if anybody here has had something similar and can shed some light id be so greatful the notes say i suffered a traumatic T12 anterior wedge compression fracture with interspinous ligament damage. ... (0 replies)
... insurance, sort of like you. I think once I pay out 4500, then everything will be paid for. I think I might do a health savings account as well. I also have some expensive meds, well, expensive for me...my docs were able to switch some of them to generic, which was great... ... (29 replies)
... This week I noticed if tilted my head back or to the right my entire right arm from shoulder to finger tips go numb, weak and feels like it weighs 50 pounds. ... (6 replies)
... ve received so much help from this board that I thought it might be useful for other if I wrote up my experiences so others might learn from my thought processes. ... (8 replies)
... A represanitive called me and spoke to me to get more info. She was very forward how they were against Fusion etc.... In my case my problem was that I have sever Kyphosis of the neck caused by Degenerative Disk Dis and an accident when I fell and hit my head. ... (3 replies)
... my MRI said i have a centralized disc herniation that is making a 2. ... (10 replies)
So scared
Aug 23, 2014
... the information on this part of your posts is almost to the T of what I was told. My Neuro Dr told me that if I did get into an accident or God forbid if I fell, I'd be a Quad. ... (26 replies)


Associated Tags: acdf surgery, balance, cervical myelopathy, degenerative disc disease, falls, head trauma, speech problem, spinal chord compression, stenosis, unsteadiness

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