Back & Neck Community
MRI shows disc protrusion
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to back and neck problems, exercise, pain, sleeping, and physical therapy.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

MRI shows disc protrusion

MRI says the following.

C5-6 A large right central paracentral disc protrusion is seen conpressing the ventral aspect of the spinal cord and mild narrowing at the origin of the nephrolith speeded.

I suffer from the following symptoms :
numbness and tingling in my arms and legs from the fingers to upper arms and toes to above the knees.
Intense burning pain in the right upper arm.
Shoulder blade pain
Neck pain
lower back pain and muscle spasms
lip and nose numbness
tongue pain

Is it really possible to suffer all those symptoms from a simple disc problem?
Related Discussions
711242_tn?1275007002
Add chest pain (on the sternum)

This one is really curious. ...You know that "sting" you feel when you clap your hands or slap your skin sharply? I don't feel that sting. If I poke myself with a fairly sharp object I can definitely feel that but it is diminished. But if I slap or "poke" the surface of my skin on my arms and legs with a rounded object it is harder to detect.

Any input or opinions would help please.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Back & Neck Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating: What Your Closet ...
Jul 09 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Pain Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Kalvin
Milwaukee, WI
7721494_tn?1405368662
Blank
philnoir
Front Range, CO
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
8221281_tn?1397574572
Blank
Pantx
Denton, TX
1613542_tn?1366472143
Blank
bigsissie
MO
1248623_tn?1341734357
Blank
EdwardPB
Pontiac, IL