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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)
... knowing 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)
... The significance of all this depends on the symptoms you're experiencing and the findings of the docs exam. Good Luck... ... (2 replies)
... C7 level causing minimal effacement of the ventral thecal sac mean? ... (4 replies)
... Here is what my MRI reports say. ... (2 replies)
... This is the result of my MRI. ... (2 replies)
... C6 left paracentral disc protrusion with annular tear is seen again and has progressed in the interval, now causing effacement of the thecal sac and mass effect upon the ventral aspect of the left hemi cord. ... (6 replies)
... Oh ya if you read my postes below you will see that I was confused woundering if it was a spinal injury, The mri that showed s1 nrve impingment and disk protrusion, also had mass effect on the thecal sac, (outer spinal cord casing) this was failed to be mentioned and covered up. This was the first mri that the insurance company would not realease rather only advise portions of. (15 replies)
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)
... I'm sorry about my confusion. I don't think right. I am posting the results below and can you tell me what you think? ... (26 replies)
... I had an MRI done in Sept. 2009. Here are the results. Not sure what to do next. ... (2 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. I also have Meniere's Disease and had a vestibular neurectomy in 2010 which complicates things. ... (12 replies)
... akness in legs with footdrop. loss of balance,severe spasticity in legs and arms. the dr. reviewed my mri and said no one would do any type of surgery for what is left, just suffer? ... (5 replies)
... loss of depth perception in arms and legs, loss of feeling except heat and cold, extreme clumsiness, gradual right side weakness, upper extremity reflexes worse on left. So I will try to summerize so you get a bigger picture. Maybe it's not all that bad, but all combined is causing all the problems. ... (13 replies)
... Looking for a bit of help. I have a pain level of 7 to 9 on a daily basis. ... (3 replies)
... out having injury and what they did and if it helped. Thanks for listening! ... (0 replies)

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