Myelography

What is Myelography?

Radiography of the spinal cord and nerve roots after the injection of a contrast medium into the spinal subarachnoid space.

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Is it safe for someone with arachnoiditis(clumped nerve roots at L4 tethered to dura through sacrum) to have a mylegram? Symptoms pinched nerve...

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Brief Answer:
Arachnoiditis is a contraindication for myelography.

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Mother, 74 has lymphedema in one leg. It is hurting constantly and sore hard to use the sleeve on it now. What could be causing the pain that...

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Brief Answer:
as explained in details.

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for your query about your Mother.
To recapitulate: Female/74 - cervical cancer...

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I need to respond to my health insurance provider who is telling me that it is not medically necessary to have my spinal leak repaired. Please help...

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Brief Answer:
Emphasize on the risk of infection

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Dear patient,

Thanks for your query. The biggest risk of a persistent, unrepaired...

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Mother, 74 has lymphedema in one leg. It is hurting constantly and sore hard to use the sleeve on it now. What could be causing the pain that...

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I had a myelogram followed by 2 blood patches due to receiving a spinal headache. Since the first blood patch my sciatic nerve down my left leg has...

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I had a ct myelogram of cervical spine yesterday, I am experiencing these god awful headaches when upright for any length of time, I have been...

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Will a blood patch help stop CSF leak and is it dangerous for someone 68??

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I was involved in an accident 2005 that affected my spine.this is my MRI REPORT,I want a possible line of treatment
Age:31
Sex: female

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since 2007 i had a myelogram gone BAD! and after that a cervical fusion with cadavar bone and titanium plate. And since then i have had all over...

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