i had a acciend in 2008 had a mri done i have not work as of 2008 have not done much other that suffer in pain
c5-6 broadbased disc bluge that abuts cerivical cord antetiorly. lateral aspests of disc bulge extends into neural formamina causing a mild to moderate degree of bilateral neural foraminal stenosis center canal is maintained
c 6-7 broadbased disc bulge abuts cerical cord anteriorly. lateral aspects of disc extends into neural foramen bilaterlly,left greater than right causing left neural foraminal stenosis no center or right neural foraminal stenosis
end up getting a c 5/6 fusion
still had pain in neck tingerling in fingers pain in shoulder and headaces wbc and thier staff siad it all in your head
finally found a good dcotor and had a mri done in 2010
c6-7 level demonstrates mild to moderate disc bar osteophyte foration and minimal thicking to ligamentum flavum- these degenerative changes superimposed upon cerical spinal canal that is developmetally mildly narrow in caliber has produced near complete effacement of csf about cord at this level, however, with no cord flattening or singal change . osteophytes produce moderate to marked formaminal stenosis bilaterally at this levaal
Q what the diffarnce between to mri
Q when they do a c cpine they jack then neck apart to do this chould this have been done then
doc says if i get have a fusion the should go away
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.