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End-stage spinal stenosis

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Suggest treatment for spinal stenosis

I'm 49 yrs old and have history of spinal stenosis from bulging discs from c4_5 and severe in c5_6 since 2010 mva and now I have abdominal ascites , 4+pitting leg edema and trapped air in chest and back ...
 

What causes spinal stenosis?

mentally mentally retarded. He has a spinal stenosis running from C 3-7. Lately my mother noticed him ..., which was negative. His PCP feels it is an issue of blood flow, but states the stenosis could cause ...
 

What causes spinal stenosis?

54 years old 250 lbs 5 7 Leg pain, in calves and shins. Sharp pain right leg around pelvis. Difficulty moving my legs. Pain after rest. Pain after exercise. Very frustrating.
 

What is spinal stenosis?

I just was diagnosed with spinal stenosis . Can you tell me more about this disordered and what to expect. I just started therapy. I'm taking 2 meds. one for nerves and one for the pain. They don ...
 

Having spinal Stenosis. Treatment?

Spinal Stenosis- What would you recommend as treatment option. Here are the details. Thanks ... flavum thickening with severe canal stenosis. The AP diameter is approximately 4.5 mm. There is diffuse ...
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Spinal stenosis, liver disease, fluid in lungs

my boyfriends 71 year old father is in I think in the last stages of Spinal Stenosis he also has Liver disease .He cannot move his limbs and is listless.We had to bring him to the emergency at 3 ...
 

Is spinal stenosis a progressive disease?

I have spinal stenosis. Does thi just continue to progress. Iwas having trouble standing but felt better sitting and lying Now I am having pain most of the time and ambulating is difficult with pain ...
 

Experiencing pain after spinal stenosis operation

Had spinal stenosis operation, but pain worsened after the surgery...pain is all over, moves around, but in several place at one time, from the top of my buttock down side of my leg, inter-leg, front and back ...
 

Asymptomatic. Elevation in cholesterol. Taking Vicoden for spinal stenosis. Further?

take OTC NSAIDs some Vicoden for spinal stenosis , being repaired in 1mos I am an RN wanted chol ...
 

Have Spinal Stenosis. Done MRI, herniated disk. Meaning?

I had an MRI done recently. I have Spinal Stenosis, Spinal spondylolisthesis and a Herniated Disk located at the L5-S1. This time when the MRI came back it showed white spots actually on the L4, L5 ...
 

MRI shows herniation of intervertebral disc, spinal stenosis. Explain

What does my MRI mean? The impression: broad based posterior central herniation of c6-7 intervertebral disc resulting in spinal stenosis , encroachment on bilateral c6-7 lateral recesses and possible ...
 

Dizziness and pain in the spine after an accident. Spinal stenosis?

was told some symptoms of crps but i think its spinal stenosis too. i type in my symptoms onlline now cause ...
 

Are there any invasive treatments for the Piriformis muscle with history of spinal stenosis?

had 2 back surgeries for spinal stenosis at L4/5 right hand side the last being 2 years ago which .... Are there any other non invasive treatments I could consider? As part of the spinal stenosis I have ...
 

Is it okay to have decompression equipment treatment for spinal stenosis?

Hi,Happy Holiday question about spinal stenosis ,mild posterior disc bulge/uncovering of the disc is noted with mild to moderate facet hypertrophy...osteoarthritis of the right hip.Chiroprotoc D,C, can ...
 

Should I stop taking pain medication for spinal stenosis?

I m a 55 year old male, 170lbs. Other than my neck, back & joint pain from spinal stenosis osteo-arthritis/neck; (numerous whiplashes and heavy lifting/sedentary work).. I am in general good health. I walk, stretch ...
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My MRI showed Degenerative Disc Disease, Severe Spinal Stenosis, and a Herniated disc compressing thecal Sac. Pain is always present. Will i need surgery?
Welcome to Healthcare magic. 1. Depends on the stage of compression. 2.Initially its ortho suggest some non invasive things like, rest, excersises. 3.When its advanced stage operative procedure are done. 4.Nowadays least invasive interventional things came up so try if needed. Any question ? don't hesitate. Thank you.
 
How can i get relief for spinal stenosis My legs get twisted with muscle spasms.
Dear Friend To comment upon that , I need to know your detailed history and want to see your MRI. You may discuss with your doctor regarding using Baclofen for this purpose. Good luck
 
I lift weights and i have advanced spinal stenosis will it hurt my back?
Hi, Thank for your query. yes, it will. Any exercise where you lift the weight will surely affect the spine. Regards,
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