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.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Dicklucy,
Thanks for being on healthcaremagic.com.
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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

Detailed Answer:
Dear patient,

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

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