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... Need Help!Moderate DISC protrusion IMPINGING ON the THECAL SAC/SPINAL CANAL...SERIOUS? Can anyone tell me if this is serious or just a exaggerated terminology. Thanks :confused: (7 replies)
... Hi Mac. I agree that anything pressing on your spinal cord is serious, but don't panic. ... (7 replies)
... cord compression, since in his opinion a 3mm impression is not considered that bad. He ordered PT and scheduled me for a follow up appt. Is it possible that this impinging of my cord is bad enough to be causing these problems? ... (7 replies)

... and 7 which was impinging the spinal the canal, but not significantly at first. ... (7 replies)
... I don't really know enough to even guess if you will have surgery. I think it really depends on your symptoms. ... (7 replies)
... I just hate hospitals. Good luck with your upcoming surgery and keep me posted on your recovery and experience. ... (7 replies)
... Any time you have anything pressing against your spinal canal it needs attention. The seriousness of it depends on how much it is pressing on it. Do you have any symptoms yet? ... (7 replies)
... or can lead to the vertebrae rubbing on eachother causing bone spurs or osteophytes. ... (7 replies)
... neck effect on the spinal fluid, there is hardly any between these vertebrae and excess bulges either end. ... (6 replies)
... Hi Frank, Thanks for your reply. That info that I am trying to find out is from a MRI. I do have arm, shoulder, back pain for some time now MacG (7 replies)
... I'm a 39 year old male. Probably abouty 4 to 5 stone overweight, mostly put on gradually over the past 10 years or so. Borderline Type 2 diabetic. ... (7 replies)
... images on high field 1.5 T MRI system. ... (0 replies)
... I need your help to understand my MRI results, in particular "minimal high signal change in the cord" and "impinging on ventral aspect of cord and thecal sac". ... (3 replies)
MRI Cervical spine
Sep 17, 2011
... That is, do you have to move, and move in a specific way, to predictably cause symptoms, or do they seem to come on their own? ... (6 replies)
... retrolisthesis with disc osteophyte complex impinging on the right side of the cord. ... (1 replies)
... T1 region on both sides. precervicalsoft tissueshows noabnormalities and no cervical ribs were seen. ... (17 replies)
... down to 8mm unless you started out with a very narrow canal. The thecal sac probably ought to be around 15mm at that level. ... (7 replies)
... symptoms and not picked up on the signs of cord damage. ... (13 replies)
... them. For your purposes, think of them as bony bodies that grow alongside the vertebrae. When they are hypertrophied they have gotten too big, probably by laying on additional bone. They are thus expanding backward into the foramina. ... (4 replies)
... OK, let me, for starters, quote the report re your various levels and comment on each one... ... (3 replies)

Associated Tags: c myelomalacia, flattened cord, posterior osteophytes, radiculopathy/degenerative, spinal & foraminal stenosis

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