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Flattening the ventral thecal sac

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Suggest treatment for thecal sac due to bulging disc

MRI done for me suggest indenting on Thecal Sac due to bulging of disc @L2-L3 &L5-S1,and neural foraminal narrowing.Wht is the risk involved and treatment options. XXXX My mail I'd " YYYY@YYYY " ...
 

Suggest treatment for knee pain and narrowing of the thecal sac

Dear Sir, My mother is suffering from knee pain . After MRI report found thecal sac narrowing . My ... paracentral disc protection disc protrusion at D12/L1,L1/L2 levels causing indentration on thecal sac ...
 

Suggest treatment for stiffness and pain at neck and shoulder

I have osteophytes at C3-4, C4-5, and C6-7 partially effacing the ventral thecal sac . At C5-6 the osteophyte asymmetrical to the right partially effaces the ventral thecal sac AND flattens the right ventral ...
 

What does my myelogram report indicate?

What does it mean on a myelogram report when it states: there is ventral impression on the thecal sac at the C4-5 level? ...
 

Diagnosed with severe thecal sac narrowing. Does something needs to be done?

I have been diagnosed woth severe thecal sac narrowing, at what point does something need to be done about this? ...
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CT scan showing generalized disc bulging and flattening of the underlying ventral thecal sac, sclerosis of the end plates. What does it mean?

hi i am looking for help to understand a ct scan. L3-4 level is normal. the L4-5 level; there is generalized disc bulging flattening of the underlying ventral thecal sac . There is no exiting nerve root ...
 

What does indenting the ventral aspect of the thecal sac mean and is surgery required ?

of the thecal sac, no abnormal cord signal or myelomalcia please help interpret the report , how dangerous ...
 

Diffuse posterior disc bulge effaces the ventral thecal sac. What is the meaning?

L3-L4.6 mm diffuse posterior disc bulge effaces the ventral thecal sac and abute the bilateral travesing L4 nerve roots.the disc pathology . peridiscal posterior osteophytes along with bilateral facet ...
 

Mild disc dessication, mild contouring of ventral thecal sac, central stenosis. Treatment?

desiccation oh the disc with a broad-based central disc protrusion. There is mild contouring of the ventral thecal sac with mild central stenosis . L5-s1 there is mild desiccation of the disc with a diffuse ...
 

MRI shows disc spurs on thecal sac contacting the spinal cord, mild narrowing of canal, disc herniation, disc bulge. Indications?

i went to a Spine Dr. for my MRI results. My C2-C3 Have disc/spurs on the thecal sac . my c5-c6 ... disc herniation measuring 4mm x 4mm. and then my t5-6 has a trace disc bulge which flattens the ventral ...
 

MRI shows disc dessication, indentation over thecal sac. Precautions?

my MRI of lumbar spine reveals disc dessication with mild posterocentral disc bulge at L4-L5 level causing indentation over ventral thecal sac . What is the treatment and what precautions should i take. I ...
 

Have neck and shoulder pain. Done MRI, cervical spine scan. Have ventral thecal sac. Problem with pregnancy?

at c4-c5 and c5-c6 levels. partially attenuating the ventral thecal sac without significant canal ...
 

MRI showed severe canal narrowing. Diffuse ventral thecal sac. Unable to pee, leg numb. Need surgery?

thecal sac. DIsc osteophye complex and something else I can t read looks like facet hypert ... thecal sac. This is l4 l5. I stopped being able to pee 2 weeks ago and now my right leg is pretty numb ...
 

Suggest remedy for severe pain due to C6/7 diffuse disc osteophytes complex and flat thecal sac

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 ...
 

Hip and back pain. MRI showed thecal sac indentation, early lumbar spondylosis, no nerve root impingement. Why?

Hi I am looking for some information about the MRI results which shows that L4-5 and L5-S1 show diffuse mild posterior bulge with subtle ventral thecal sac indentation and mild B/L neural foramina ...
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What is indentation of thecal sac?
Hi Thecal sac is the whole spinal cord covering.indenation of thecal sac means notching it.Just notching it wont cause any symptoms in many.But if it is more compressing then there can be neurological symptoms. Thanks
 
mri says bilateral lateral recess stenosis, central canal mildly narrowed, indentation of ventral thecal sac, foramina mildly narrowed is this bad? I have pain
Yrs it is bad
 
What is the annular tear with small right postrolateral disc prolapes at L2-3 level and thecal sac and related never root
This means that the soft cushion between your 2nd and 3rd lumbar vertebrae is torn and tiny bits if its insides are pushing and constriction the nerve that passes next to that disc. This would normally cause back pain and pain in regions near the seat of your pants and thighs. The treatment is to get rid of the excess protruding parts of the disc.
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