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... the usual amount of the dosage involved when taking what i am assuming is the medrol dose pack? ... (5 replies)
... I Have taken them numerous times. If I was that bad I would probably attempt taking them. ... (5 replies)
... First of all xrays and MRIs are pretty useless in a case like this. As soon as you know you can get relief from putting your hand on your head plus the rest of the history it is evident that you have a C6 disk causing a C7 root palsy. Triceps becomes weak and also wrist flexors or extensors although you probably don't notice that. Sometimes serratus anterior, the muscle that... (16 replies)

... If you are able to transcribe your MRI report here it would help greatly. Many of us here can help you with terminology. As for me I'm 16 days out of a Cervical Laminectomy with fusion,screws,and rods. The levels involved were C3 - T2. The diagnosis was Cervical Myelopathy. Anyways, I wih you the best. (16 replies)
... tricep. Currently other parts of my arm are hurting, but the tricep doesn't hurt. He says that means it is dying. The MRI was done on Saturday, day one of my prednisone Rx. I took the last prednisone yesterday. I am also taking a narcotic for pain. Tramadol. ... (16 replies)
... ortho did not want to review them before he saw me. ... (23 replies)
... joying your work. If it wasn't for a couple of nurses I wouldn't have made it through the horror of my hospitilization. I had never been through a hospital stay before qand it quickly became apparent who did the work. My hat off to you and the profession. ... (24 replies)
... is my better option to continue on in this state taking a bunch of Motrin and waiting until endoscopic spinal surgery becomes more advanced? ... (3 replies)
... The prednisone ... LOVELY isn't it? ... (9 replies)
... nted to send me off to another hospital to get a procedure done that injects steroids in between the joints in hopes to relieve any pain I was experiencing. But before that happened, they gave me a prescription to take Prednisone for 10 days to see if that could help any pain in the meantime. ... (10 replies)
... Feb. She recommended an epidural cortisone injection and oral prednisone for five days. ... (24 replies)
... Thanks so much for taking the time to read my post. I look forward to hearing from some of you. ... (2 replies)
ACDF not fusing
May 11, 2007
... It certainly works well on pain but I didn't realize the post op risks ... ain't my job. I'm glad I learned the dangers before I took it too long post op. ... (7 replies)
... ey can take the disk out but not put them back in. Although I have been accepted in to a ADR trial with Dr Kee Kim I did not want to say anything to him about it before hearing his recommendation. ... (2 replies)


Associated Tags: annular tear, mri, nerve root compression, paracentral disc protrusion, spinal surgery

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