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... The numbness in my finger is almost gone. I still want to get an MRI, but I'm waiting to switch doctors. ... (8 replies)
... Hi.. so, what was decided at the new doctor or MRI? MY coworker here is having exact same pain just liek you described..he just went to the doctor yesterday and his MRI is scheduled for tomorrow.. just wondering whether you had any diagnosis.. thanks. (8 replies)
... neck problems. A few hours later the pain had spread to my left arm and hand, and my pointer finger was numb. The pain was intense, and I sought ER treatment, thinking it was a stroke. An EKG was normal. Still in severe pain, I saw a primary care doctor. ... (8 replies)

... e I did his 'stretches', iced as he directed and used a vibrating massage pillow on my arm and hand. Its now a few weeks later and all is much better but my left pointer finger is still numb! I no longer have bad spasms in my forearm, just a very mild muscle spasm at times, when I have my arm bent and am typing. ... (2 replies)
... She landed between the neck and shoulder and I felt immediate pain. I thought it was getting better but then after a 13 hour day in my office chair it was clear that it wasn't. I woke up the next day with severe arm pain, numb fingers and muscles spasms across my back and arm. ... (1 replies)
... Hi. I hope someone here can help me. I have a herniated disk in my neck - C6-C7 level. After 5 weeks the symptoms are getting better so we are holding off on surgery for now but I just read the MRI results that I had several weeks ago and now I am terrified. Can anyway explain to me what this means: Interpretation: Mild straightening of the normal cerical lordosis. No... (16 replies)
... am being allowed to slowly wean myself from the brace. I am working 80 percent days but still not flying which is fine by me. I still get nervous as passenger in the car. ... (32 replies)
... xray and follow up. I'm hoping for soft brace to sleep in, hoping to be able to start weaning from collar, hoping for ok to drive soon. I feel great. Just the numbness in pointer finger. Like you I had lots of fragments which could have done indescribable harm had I ignored them though the pain made that not an option. ... (24 replies)
... Thank you very much for your comment. I saw my doctor again today and told him that my finger is still numb. He nixed the MRI idea, saying that the brain normally adjusts to the numbness feeling. Huh? ... (8 replies)
... Thanks so much for your reply. I will take it to heart. I will give it another week to see if the finger responds, as the rest of the arm has gotten much better with each passing day. On an intuitive level, your suggestion to seek other medical support feels right. ... (2 replies)
... For my neck, I had issues at C6 and C7 and had significant pain and numbness down my left arm into my pointer finger and middle finger. ... (1 replies)
... foramen. The foramina are the holes in the spinal structure through which nerves pass just after leaving the spinal cord. ... (2 replies)
... ng that she had stomach pain, with difficulty breathing. He suggested COUNSELING. After the visit she had an asthma attack and went to the ER. After three days in the ICU, she was diagnosed with pneumonia...and her stomach had herniated and moved up her chest, compressing her lungs! She needs surgery. ... (8 replies)
... even MRIs are not fool proof but at least they are more then likely to show something. Trust me you do not want any problems to be let go in that area. Alot of insurances can make it tough when trying to obtain MRIs but if you are worried be persistant. ... (8 replies)
Pre-op jitters
Jan 16, 2007
... tingling. His thumb and pointer finger were numb and he had very little use of his tricept muscles. He was on Major meds...15 mg vicodin every 6 hrs along with valium, flexiril etc. ... (18 replies)
... t has helped me was from Paul who gave post surgery updates over a year. I will try to return the favor and hopefully ask questions for all those people further in the healing process than I am. ... (32 replies)
... some of the worst pain I've ever had. Imagine if you will, not even being able to use the restroom because just sitting there was so excruciating. I've had pain in my life but never like that without it being something post op. ... (11 replies)
... I guess one thing that is confusing for me is that most of the findings seem to be mild, so I don't really understand how my neck/head is bothering me so much. I have a pretty high pain tolerence but this constant pain is driving me crazy! I probably will see about seeing a nuero or ortho eventually, but to tell you the truth I am seeing 5 other specialists for other... (13 replies)
... don't worry, that's not weird. It's very typical. I had pain that went down my left arm but not all the way, then I had numbness and tingling in my middle finger and pointer finger. ... (13 replies)
Neck pain
Dec 29, 2006
... It all depends on where in your arm it hurts. ... (6 replies)


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