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What is osteophytes

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Dr. Ajay Panwar MD

I had a MRI on 1/14/15. On the evaluation of C3-C4 indicates the following: Anterior osteophytes ... desperate due to the constant pain. What is your opinion on this matter? Thank You, XXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

MRI revealed mildposteriordisc bulge osteophytic ridge complex flattening of the ventral space mild overall Central canal stenosis at c5c6. Mild broad basedposteriordisc bulge flattening ventralcsf ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

At C5/C6 I have broad based disc osteophyte complex causing severe effacement of anterior thecal sac , effacement of the posterior thecal sac by facet/ligamentium flavum hypertrophy; mild flattening ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sapan J. Pandya MD

what does this mean? there is left paracentral disk osteophyte complex bugle seen at C5-C6 ... osteophyte complex bulge with right lateral disc protrusion seen at C6-C7 indenting anterior sub ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sapan J. Pandya ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Saurabh Gupta MD

What is osteophytic ridging and1 anterolisthesis with disc bulge? Do I need surgery also MRI shows facet disease with spondylosis several 2mm and 3mm bulges with a borderline canal stenosis to 9mm and l4 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.  Sunil Kumar Srivastava MD

an osteophyte as u know. What can be done in order not to tear the muscle? or other problems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Kumar Srivastava ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Narender Saini MD

Hello Dr. What is Osteophetic Lipping? I have been diagnosed to have osteophyetic lipping, and have been suggested to have surgery on my feet. Is it worth having this surgery? My work involves standing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narender Saini ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. K. Naga Ravi Prasad MD

Dear Doctor, My X - Ray shows that I have Osteophyte, I will be going for my MRI to see how serious its going to be. I have this pain on my lower back for a long time. Do you recommend surgery? what ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. K. Naga Ravi Prasad ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Avinash A MD

sir, I am 36 years old and height is 5 feet 7 inch having early osteophytic lipping at multiple levels and mild reduction in height of C5 vertebra with straightening of spine, sir please tell me about ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Avinash A ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

I had an MRI cervical spine and diagnosed with multilevel complex osteophytes, and cord contact at c5-6 level. Told neurologist I been suffering with balance problems for a long time, along with neck ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Bhagyalaxmi Nalaparaju MD

Hi, I suggest you Ibuprofen for pain. If pain persist then visit a orthopedic doctor ans get an x ray. doctor may remove osteophyte by excision. Physiotherapy also help ful

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Hi, it means the vertebral space between c5 and c6 vertebrae is narrowed. It is called as cervical spondylosis. Also amount of increased bone activity is noted at lumbar spine. Strengthening of muscles of cervical region...

Dr. Mukesh Chugh MD

Hello It is a changes at spine like new bone formation (osteophyte) most likely due to ageing/ankylosing spondylitis/spine arthritis. Take care