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... what is a mass effect on the thecal sac (2 replies)
... C6 with mild mass effect on the thecal sac. What does that mean? ... (4 replies)
... Your MRI probably says something before this sentence like "causing mass effect ......." usually a bone spur, a bulged disc, can be other things but those are more rare. ... (2 replies)

... fyi i don't believe you have a "mass" what they mean is that the bulging is causing an effect on your thecal sac. That means it is pressing. ... (4 replies)
... nowing just exactly how this particular finding was worded upon the rad report would help in possibly giving you a better idea of what is actually 'causing' this mass effect to appear as it is. ... (2 replies)
... I am new to this message board stuff so I hope I am doing it right. I have had neck pain since roughly June 07. Had MRI and they found 1-2 mm central disc bulge. I went to physical therapy for that. Time ran out on that referral for therapy, so there was a 2-3 week gap until the next authorization came in for continuation of PT. But, during the laps, a new symptom... (6 replies)
... there is a small left paracentral disc osteophyte complex with partial effacement of the ventral subarchnoid space. AP diameter of thecal sac at the midline measure 10 mm. ... (1 replies)
... effect on the cord. Dorsal CSF space is incompletely effaced. ... (1 replies)
New MRI
Oct 29, 2014
... I havent been on here for awhile. Im still waiting for surgery, been 3.5 years now since I went to my GP and they knew i had a history of spondylolisthesis. ... (2 replies)
... c4, there is posterior central disc bulging abutting the anterior margin of the thecal sac. There is no cord impingement. The neural foramina are patent. ... (3 replies)
... extending inferiorly along the superior end plate of C6 measuring up to 3 mm in AP dimension compressing and distorting the thecal sac and the ventral cervical cord. There is no appreciable alteration in the cord signal intensity. There is severe central spinal stenosis. ... (16 replies)
... Just based on the radiologist's report, I'm a little surprised at the "ASAP" recommendation to a surgeon. Lets look at the worst level... ... (8 replies)
... There is no visualized paraspinal mass or collection. ... (26 replies)
... most Docs tend to not spell things out on their own. Can anyone advise me of useful questions to ask, based on the following MRI results? ... (2 replies)
... there is a central disc bulge with mild mass effect on the anterior aspect of the thecal sac. Both neural foramina are patent bilaterally. ... (2 replies)
... object, without support he feels like he might be fall down on floor. ... (5 replies)
... osteophyte complex causing anterior extradural defect on the thecal sac with slight mass effect on the cord. there is moderate right and severe left for forminal stenosis. ... (0 replies)
... I'm new to this section, but was on the MS section for awhile. I've had some symptoms where my primary doctor wasn't sure what was going on. ... (12 replies)
... Ruffdogster & ChuchStr Not only cervical but there seems to be a thoracic problem too. Here is that MRI report....any comments...please do Anterior cervical fusion is again identified at C4-5 and C5-6 levels. At T6-T7 there is a right paracentral disc protrusion with ventral impression on the thecal sac. At the T6 level there is dorsal impression on the thoracic cord... (10 replies)
... February 09 went on road trip and had extreme pain in inner right thigh. Back to doc in April, who said he'd xray hips. Found bone on bone right hip, and moderate in left. August 09 had hip replacement, in which my femur was splinter fractured. ... (0 replies)


Associated Tags: back pain, cervical, chronic pain, fusion, laminoplasty, mri, mri report interpretation, mri results, myelopathy, neck pain, questions for doctor, spine

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