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What are the risks associated with spinal fusion for spinal stenosis?

Hello! I am a 47-yr old female, 5'7", 160 lbs., diagnosed with spinal stenosis , lumbar-sacral radiculopathy , osteoarthritis , degenerative disc disease, and two herniated discs. One year ago, I had ...
 

Suggest treatment for spinal problem

indentation and narrowing of spinal canal . · Posterior and right paracentral disc osteophyte extrusion at C ...My mom is suffering from spinal problem below is the MRI IMPRESSION:   ·  Cervical Spondylosis ...
 

Suggest treatment for spinal stenosis

I recently had a MRI which was diagnosed by radioligist as spinal stenosis . I submitted the image to a spine laser hospital and they further added disc compression and a bone spur . I am on Medicare ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for spinal stenosis

I have spinal stenosis and disc issues in my lumar spine. It is primarily sciatic (not back itself) pain that effects primarily the right buttocks and right leg radiating pain . It effects the left ...
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Suggest treatment for spinal stenosis

I have L4-5 posterior disc bulge with increasing central spinal stenosis and the AP canal diameter ... arthropathy at this level and a thick walled synovial cyst. I have bulging discs and moderate facet ...
 

Suggest treatment for spinal stenosis

Hi my name is Jeanine Pate,I m 48 years old I have bad disc in my neck,I have SPINAL STENOSIS. I ... and he tells me he wants to let it heal on its own. What I don t understand is how can a disc heal itself ...
 

What causes spinal stenosis?

positions. I am familiar to back pain as I have spinal stenosis of the lumbar and thoracic spine, degenerative disc disease in the lumbar spine and mild scolosis. I am currently being treated with daily muscle ...
 

How common is spinal disc herniation and spinal tumor?

Hello. 4 out of my 5 lumbar discs are herniated, and there is a tumor sitting right on top ... of the lumbar discs herniated and how common are tumors on the spine please. ...
 

I have had spinal surgery. Now the disc has started to crumble again

implant inserted then the disc started to crumble so i needed more surgery and the implant got taken out the same disc crumbled agin - more surgery. now the disc has started to crumble again putting pressure ...
 

Have bulging discs in the spinal cord, took opana with spinal injection. What to do?

Hello I have 4 bulging discs with nerve pain. I was in pain management until my doctor lost his license. I got my life back with opana 15mg 3 times a day with spinal injections. Now I can t get any pain ...
 

Need treatment for spinal disc hernia

Hello. I have spinal problems. Diagnosis: Spinal Disk Hernia. Have an awful, constant pain in my back and down my left leg. In 2013, I ve had a surgery according to this diagnosis, but in the next 3 ...
 

Suggest treatment for herniated discs and spinal stenosis

I have been diagnosed with herniated discs and spinal stenosis about 6months ago -- have had physical therapy and cortisone injections-- they work for while and then the pain is back. My neuro surgeon ...
 

Is spinal or neurosurgeon suggested for severe disc disease?

at c5 is moderately severe degenerative disc disease and disc space narrowing. There is fairly ... at c5 c6 and mild central spinal stenosis. AP diameter of the spinal canal is about 8,2 mm ...
 

Have disc herniations. Spinal fusion an option?

I have disc herniations of T1-2, T6-7, T7-8, T8-9, L3-4, and L4-5, along with other things. My PCP ... questions... Based on the info you have is spinal fusion an option? If it is would I lose much of my range ...
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What are common causes of T12-L1 spinal pain (stabbing)
Hi gone through your query and understood your concerns. The most common causes for T12-L1 spinal pain are Disc herniation (prolapsed intervertebral disc),Degenerative disc disease,infection (discitis). Thank you
 
what is diffuse disc bulge with thecal sac indentation at lv3 lv4,lv4 lv5 level?
It means that there is compression of spinal canal and you may need surgery
 
With a failed L4-5 fusion and all discs in lumbar spine deteriorated as well both SI joints deteriorating is there a fix outside canada for me?
Spinal fusion is the way out and India has good number of Spine Surgeon.
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