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MRI showed hypercelluar marrow in the vertebrae and mild posterior bulge. Is this serious?

i have done my MRI as per suggested by a doctor report showed some problem that 1.there is an evidence of hypercelluar marrow in the vertebrae 2. c4-5 and c5-6 show mild posterior bulge which indent the thecal sac without causing any neural compression . is it something to be worried off? any major problem?? thanks for your reply in advance
Asked On : Sun, 1 Apr 2012
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Could you tell your age? MRI that showed hypercellular bone marrow is mostly a factor of age. In general, in adults, hypercellularity is due to anemia causing increased stress on bone marow (hemolytic). But in a child of 10 years it is considered normal.
Mild disc bulges are commonly seen above 50 years and NEEDS NO WORRY, as you don't seem to have either compression or foramenal stenosis.
hope i am clear.
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