Back & Neck Community
central 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

central disc protrusion

I had a cervical fusion with a fibular strut graft and anterior compression plate with srew fixation at C6-C7done in 2004. I have been having neck & shoulder pain with tingling in hands so the doctor ordered a ct scan. Please explain the impression.. Central disc protrusion at C4-C5 and C5-C6 measuring 4mm. Causing compression of the anterior thexal sac and abuts the cord at both levels. There is mild bilateral uncovertebral joint spurring at C5-c6 without significant neural forminal narrowing. The pain has developed in the past year. I have had cervical facet injection 3 times with no relief. I am most irritated performing my work duties. What causes these symptoms? is this a progressive matter? Please help me understand and what treatments can I got at work and hom.
Thank you
Tags: irritable
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Back & Neck Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Pain Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Kalvin
Milwaukee, WI
7721494_tn?1415940873
Blank
philnoir
Four Corners, CO
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Kermit the Hermit
Lost My Mind & House, IL
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom