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????? what does this mean

IME diagnosis:  C 5  c 6 shallow central subligamentous herniation.  Minimal bules are encountered at c 4/5 c 6 /7 and c 7/ t 1. Epidural compartment and thecal sac are mildy effaced.  Spinal cord surface is abutted.  

Minor  c 5 / 6 hernaitions, and bulges at c 4/5, 6/7/ and c 7 /t1.  With enroachment.  Straightening of cervical spine.  
brain mri-white signal intensity on white matter (headaches, and pain when I yawn or walk or I am out of bed too long. )

My doctor:  c /4/5 c 5/6 disc  bulges impinging on thecal sac
c 6/7 hernations impinging on thecal sac
straightening of c/spine
ncv, emg radiculopathy

c 7 t 1 disc bulge previously identified no longer indentified.

Brain white signal intensity on white matter
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It suggests, degenerative chnages in the cervical spinal. Spine is formed by multiple small bones called as vertebrae. In between two vertebrae, a soft disk provide the cushioning. Spine has a central canal through which spinal cord pass. In presnce of degenerative changes (age related, port trauma), the disk loses its normal allignment to the vertebrae and impinge on the spinal cord or the nerves arrising from it. This result in nerve pains and muscle weekness.
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