About Me: Female, 46, Syracuse, NY, member since May 2011
41 year old feamale, had disectomy [spinal] c4,c5,c6, may 17/2010, plate and screws placed, getting ready for stablization bar surgery soon, due to c6, did not heal. Back injury, neck, bilateral shoulder, siatica pain R side, broke R tibia platue and R ankle, also have
[More] severe migraines. this injury all happened in 1/23/02. Been dealing with all of this since then. I finally got my neck surgery approved last year threw [COMPENSATION] as you see it was a work injury. I have also had to have R knee surgery, d/t I had a torn meniscus and plica. I have had migrains since day one, and as the years went by they got worse. Comp. would not approve a MRI so we went threw my regular insurance that was when they found a lesion in my left frontal lobe.That was about three years ago, I was sent to a neuroligist, put on B12, magnesium,Cymbulta 60 mg twice a day, spinal tap done, labs, sent to a MS clinic, clear of MS, negative of lyme disease, But I had blurry vision, dizziness, numbness hands,feet,legs,migraines,fatigue, but could not sleep, confused, could not mak a desicion, what was happening to me, then Ifelt like I was losing my mind, lost my job of 7 years, 21/2 years ago. just had a new MRI now I have four lesions and one is in my brain stem. Thats all about me .Nice to meet you all.
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