Intervertebral disc

What is Intervertebral disc?

Its a gelatinous substance lying in the joint, joining two vertebrae, which helps in shock absorption & has a cushioning effect.

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I would like a Dr to interpret my MRI findings. I'm going to a workmans comp dr , have had physical therapy for 10 sessions and I'm not responding...

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Multiple level stenosis

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Thanks for the query

Your MRI indicates stenosis at multiple levels. Since there is...

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What is MILD TO MODERATE DIFFUSE ANNULAR BULGE WITH POSTEROCENTRAL PROTUSION OF L5-S1 INTERVERTEBRAL CAUSING CENTRAL CANAL STENOSIS AND BILATERAL...

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This MRI is suggestive of lumbar spondylitis

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I have studied your case and I think that you must be having...

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I received my MRI results in the mail from the VA yesterday but not sure what the findings mean. I am awaiting an appointment with neurology but...

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Two types of disc hernation noted,explaining your actual symptoms....

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Both findings of MRI (extrusion and...

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