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4 0 3 days ago
C6-7 diffuse disc osteophytes complex is present along with small osteophytes anteriorly and posteriorly uncovertebral osteophytes are also present. There is mild flattening of the thecal sac. Bilateral neuroforminal narrowing seen. Also c7 and t1 mild bilateral degenerative changes are present....
3 0 3 days ago
I m 55 and experiencing an odd electrical type impulse from my left ankle to my hip joint. Also having the same feeling within my rib cage. I have chronic fatigue syndrome, chronic pain, fibromyalgia and am a broken neck survivor. What could be causing these surges of energy?
3 0 3 days ago
Are there any natural treatments or supplements for vasculitis of the brain? My 32 year old daughter has this diagnosis caused by neuropsychiatric lupus. Very concerned to find some remedy that could decrease the inflammation other than chemo and steroids.
3 0 3 days ago
My daughter is 27 and diagnosed with MVP with dysautonomia 3 years ago . She is a professional ballet dancer. This is her 11th year as a professional. She is finding it increasingly difficult to perform on stage. Tonight she had a severe fall due to vertigo. She has been experiencing vertigo and...
6 1 4 days ago
Hi Doctor.Is intake of Acitrom 2mg for brain Venous Thrombosis for more than a year dangerous? My dad had cerebral venous thrombosis twice in 2005 and 2013. He had a second time on last year march 2013 due to the stoppage of medicine(previously he was having Epsolin) . From that time he has been...
3 1 4 days ago
my daughter started having seizures a couple months ago. She has not been diagnosed with this yet, but her eyes roll upward and stares off into space. She then continues what she was doing prior to the episode as if nothing happened. She has also had some acid reflux I believe in past couple of...
11 1 4 days ago
hiii i m gettin certain electric shock kinda sensations only on my left arm starting from my shoulder joint till mayb mid of upper arm.its sudden lasts less den a second..i m 24 yrs old right handed and weigh 49 kgs approx 5.2 feet tall...its happening since almost 2 years on and off...smetyms...
7 1 4 days ago
Hi doctor my head is spinning like if I where to be drunk and I feel like vomiting but I cant well I dont want to. I made this pasta yesterday and thats the only thing I ate yesterday. I ate eggs and beans and bread right now. My body feels cold but its hot here in los angeles califonia. Im...
3 0 4 days ago
My husband can t focus and is having trouble functioning and concentrating. He has a stent, is taking aspirin and thyroid medication. He has a ringing in his head that sometimes causes dizziness. He s been to his doctor and yesterday the emergency room. They did a CT of his head and found...
2 0 4 days ago
Well I am trying to figure out what is wrong with my boyfriend every couple of months he has these spells Where he starts Sweating really bad but he is really cold at the same time he can t hold down and fluids and he vomits these spells usually last a1 to 3 days... No matter how many time we go...
4 0 4 days ago
For: - 32 year old female Moroccan, good health, weight - Mild concussion 2007 Possible causes of: - Odd sense of smell (burning rubber, smoke) 11/2013, leading to total loss of smell 4/2014. - Numbness in fingers, weakness in hands and arms 7/2014. - Loss of olfactory receptors in nose 10/2014...
3 0 4 days ago
I have experienced twice this week tingling all over like every nerve was on edge. The first episode included sweating. My mouth felt numb. I felt the need to eat something with sugar in it & the symptoms went away. The second episode included the feeling that I needed sugar & my tongue was numb....
3 0 4 days ago
In 2007 I had a lumbar fusion L4-L5 with donor bone not my own and hardware with a laminectomy at L4 I had a MVA in 2005 and fractured my spine and spondylolisthesis. I have been having so many problems with my back and throughout my whole body ever since. I was treated with PT, narcotics,...
4 0 4 days ago
Is it better to have a non-invasive surgery for a brain aneurysm or is it better to have the surgery that is more invasive going in through the skull. Do both surgeries have the same risk. My brother-in-law is being prepared to undergo the non-invasive surgery and I have been reading about both...
3 0 4 days ago
I underwent surgery to repair a foot fracture. The surgery had no complications and I was sent to recovery with normal vital signs. I was given the upper limits of normal amounts of pain medication in recovery and then discharged to the floor after a short time. I was placed in my room where the...
3 0 4 days ago
hi i am Majed Ali my father has a problem in spine at MRI report conclusion is ( diffuse posterior disc bulge at L4-L5 level casusing stenosis fo bilateral neuneural foramina ) can you answer me for a treatment doctor refer me for a operate surgery my father age is 55 year old. kindly reply me at...
2 0 4 days ago
As far as I know ive always had a large dip in my skull where my soft spot would have been. Im a 62 yr old female. Because its so lg, ive asked many others if they have this. Ive not found another like mine. A lg mans thumb could lay in the spot in my skull.
3 0 4 days ago
my friend had a ruptured brain aneurysm 6 months ago. She is still in a rehab hospital. She can not swallow on her own. She has a feeding tube. She seems to be in a constant vegetative state. Very little movement. No improvement over the past 6 months. Is there any chance of recovery?
3 0 4 days ago
I am 42 years of age approx.164cm tall Female and weigh 72kg. My health and fitness level would be considered to be above average. Recently I went for a short bike ride (approx.7 Klm) with my partner and towards the end of the ride I had to dismount from my bike and basically collapsed on the...
4 0 4 days ago
good evening sir I have been suffering from problem of anxiety and doctor ref to MRI brain according to report***signals from orbits are normal,bilaterallly.***signals from brainstem&cerebellum are normal***CSF spaces are normal***small hyperintensity on T2,FLAIR noted in the Lt.parietal white...
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