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Decrease in intervertebral disc space causes

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What causes intervertebral disc herniations?

effaces the anterior CSF space and abuts the regional spinal cord . 2. small posterior central disc ...
 

Having pain in neck. Scan result showed Straightening of cervical spine,decreased intervertebral disc space at C5-C6 Cure?

the XXXXXXX XXXXXXX area. X- XXXXXXX cervical spine result : Straightening of cervical spine,decreased intervertebral disc space at C5-C6 MRI result -normal study of cervical spine except for obliteration of cervical ...
 

Having back pain. MRI showed lumbar disc degeneration with prolapsed intervertebral disc. Is this serious?

that... 1) Straightening of lumber spine. Disc dessication with reduction of disc space in L5-S1 intervertebral discs. 2) Posterocentral annular tear with extrusion in L5-S1 causing ventral spinal canal ...
 

Report shows diffuse annular intervertebral disc bulge with extension into bilateral neural foramen. Meaning?

diffuse annular intervertebral disc bulge with extension into bilateral neural foramen at l4-5 & l5-si levels causing moderate impression on thecal sac and bilateral traversing nerve roots ...
 

Having back pain and MRI report showing intervertebral disc is dessicated. Is necessary to go for surgery?

report. Please find the report details here L2/3 Intervertebral disc is dessicated, Diffusely bulginh ... neuroforaminal stenosis L3/4 Intervertebral disc is dessicated, Diffusely bulginh with a focal tear ...
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How to treat intervertebral disc prolapse?

inferior migration noted causing significant spinal canal compromise indenting the descending nerve roots ...
 

MRI shows herniation of intervertebral disc, spinal stenosis. Explain

of c6-7 intervertebral disc space with mild encroachment on bilateral c6-7 lateral recesses by marginal ...-7 intervertebral disc resulting in spinal stenosis , encroachment on bilateral c6-7 lateral recesses and possible ...
 

MRI done, intervertebral disc causing compression, reduction in disc height. Medicine and exercise?

My MRI Report dated 8 March 2013. Circumferential buldges of L4-5 and LV5-SV1 intervertebral discs is noted causing compression of thecal sac , narrowing both lateral recesses with compression of exit nerve ...
 

What do intervertebral disc desiccation, disc extrusion and disc bulge on MRI mean?

Hi, my mri shows intervertebral disc desiccation L3-L4,L4-L5 and L5-S1 levels. Also left postero lateral disc extrusion L5-S1 level causing grade 1 thecal sac and left root compression. Lastly posterior ...
 

MRI shows posterior bulging of intervertebral disc distorting thecal sac. Can this be cured?

Hi There, I have had mri scan saying I have posterier bulging of L4/5 interverbral disc which is distorting the thecal sac causing encroachment on the emerging bilaterial nerve roots, and there is bulging ...
 

Cervical spine MRI shows dessication of cervical intervertebral discs with disc bulge. Explain

of the upper cervical intervertebral discs with tiny disc bulges at C5-6 and C6-7,but no associated nerve root compression or spinal canal stenosis. Doctor is this the cause of my severe pain in both my arms? Can you ...
 

Have degenerative change in L5-S1 intervertebral disc. Need explanation

degenerative change noted in L5 -S1 inter vertebral disc seen in the form of normal signal intensity.disc bulg is noted at L5 -S1 level causing anterio thecal indentation. please sir can u explain ...
 

Suffer from back pain. X-ray shows lumbar lordosis, alignment of the vertebrae. Decreased intervertebral disc. Are the findings in normal range?

. Decreased intervertebral disc space between L5-S1 taking the medicine but it is not helping me out. Need ...
 

Had acute pain in neck and shoulder pain. What is Paracentral diffuse bulging of intervertebral disc?

bulging of intervertebral disc noted at C6-C7 level causing mild compression of dural sac. However ... spines with loss of cervical lordosis . 2. Paracentral diffuse bulging of intervertebral disc noted at C5 ...
 

Have sciatic type pain. Pain is sharp, stabbing. History of prolapsed intervertebral disc. Suggestions

.     1st episode of prolapsed intervertebral disc (L5-S1) in Nov 1991—treated conservatively. Episode ... of the body Therefore, my physiotherapist says that it is the poor tone of the muscles causing ...
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L5-s1 inter-vertebral disc spaces are mildly reduced. How to get cure and what precaution needs to be taken and what does it mean and how it happens.
Have bed rest no more weight lifting, the un even posture is the most likely cause, take care of this you can try any of NSAID drugs
 
is it safe for a spacer to be removed from level L5/S1in the spine and replaced with nothing as my back does not seems right
the spacer is there to maintain the intervertebral disc space, if the disc is normal then one can think of, other wise there is no harm to have it, the material is such that will not cause any effect. Good luck.
 
What does L5 S1 intervertebral disc space is reduced mean?
It means that the intervertebral disc (i.e. the cartilage between two spinal bones) is worn out or prolapsed.
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