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Untreated cervical spinal stenosis

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Does cervical spinal stenosis cause unsteady hands?

Ok I have congenital cervical spinal stenosis c-3 -c-5 7mm width I being treated for it injections physical therapy and meds but I have noticed in the past three months that my handwriting has gotten ...
 

Sugegst treatment for congenital cervical spinal stenosis

Hello, I have been diagnosed with congenital cervical spinal stenosis . My MRI indicated compression on the spinal cord at C4-C5 and encroachment on the central canal at C5-C6. The C4-C5 causes pain ...
 

How effective are steroid shots for cervical spinal stenosis

I have cervical spinal stenosis and there recommending shots how long do they help for ...
 

Suffering from cervical spinal stenosis. Not cured by tylenol. Is this caused by the compression?

My husband has cervical spinal stenosis . He is 77 years old. He is in severe pain not relieved by Tylenol . One of the worst symptoms seems to be pain and pressure in the eyes. Is this caused ...
 

What causes shortness of breath in a patient with cervical spinal stenosis?

. Cervical spinal stenosis . evaluated white blood count. do any of these finds explain my ongoing symptoms? ...
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Suggest treatment for cervical spinal stenosis

Hello, I am Janie Woodin. I am a retired nurse. I have a DX of Cervical Spinal Stenois. Seems I was born with fused C 3. Strong family history of back problems and Arthritis in mother and Mom s father. I ...
 

Suggest treatment for cervical spinal stenosis

I have been diagnosed with cervical spinal stenosis and will be operated on in about a month. My ... know that numbness and pain in the arms is a common symptom of cervical spinal stenosis, but what about ...
 

Can cervical spinal stenosis cause numbness of hands?

I was recently diagnosed with cervical spinal stenosis when I complained of numbness in my hands. I ... these two symptoms both be caused by the spinal stenosis? ...
 

Is it normal to have to have shortness of breath after cervical spinal stenosis?

I have cervical spinal stenosis and am frequently short of breath I m overweight however I ve never been this short of breath is this normal? I had an mri done that said my spinal canal at the cervical c ...
 

What is the remedy for dizziness when i tilt my head with cervical spinal stenosis?

HI, I HAVE CERVICAL SPINAL STENOSIS AND IN OCT. OF 2010 I HAD THE FUSION SURGERY. SURGERY WENT WELL, MIGRAINES AND PAIN STOPPED AND THEN IN MARCH OF 2012 I REINJURED OR THE PROBLEM DEGENERATED FURTHER AND MY ...
 

Cervical Spinal Stenosis and numbness. Is it possible that I could develop paralysis ?

Recovering from whiplash . Doctors stated that complications are due to RSD or cervical spinal stenosis . Have extreme numbness in arm and leg. Have a 2.5-3 mm central disk herniation with mild ...
 

Have cervical spinal stenosis, pain behind eyes, sinus passage every morning. Relief with ibuprofen. Cure?

I have some cervical spinal stenosis, but every morning I wake up with moderate to severe pain behind my eyes ,sinus passages and sometimes even lower back. The pain is lessened with ibuprophen ...
 

Can osteoarthritis caused cervical spinal stenosis and muscular atrophy cause complete loss of muscle function?

I have osteoarthritis and moderate cervical spinal stenosis. I have muscular atrophy in my right shoulder due to these problems. Is that muscle gone for good? I also keep reading that moderate stenosis ...
 

Lower back pain. MRI shows cervical spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis and bulging disc. Should I be alarmed?

done. That showed that I had cervical spinal stenosis , spondylolisthesis in my mid back, a bulging .... At that time the doctor thought that nothing was severe enough for treatment, but did do some spinal steroid ...
 

Diagnosed with cervical spinal stenosis. Having neck pain, stiffness, numbness in left arm. Treatment?

I have been diagnosed with cervical spinal stenosis and need to have surgery on C6 & C7 discs. Have seen a neurosurgeon and an orthopedic surgeon. Both agree surgery is needed but they each take ...
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how serious is a MRI that shows mild to moderate cervical spinal stenosis and moderate bilateral neural fornaminal stenosis, is it common?
It is part of spinal degenerative changes which are very common. It is not lifethreatening if that's what you mean by serious, but it can cause pain and other bothersome symptoms which with aging tend to worsen and bring some disability. Treatment is with physiotherapy and pain killers, at times when spinal cord or painful nerve root compression not responsive to therapy surgery may be needed.
 
cervical spinal stenosis in c5 and c6. worse pain in mid back between shoulder blades. been getting worse since 2011.
Such cases need surgery to remove the stenosis part . see a spine surgeon
 
I had an MRI that showed mold-moderate cervical spinal stenosis on all but one level, Also moderate bilateral neural fornaminal stenosis at each level
consult a neurospinal surgeon to further management
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