Nerve root

What is Nerve root?

One of two bundles of nerve fibers (posterior and anterior roots) emerging from the spinal cord that join to form a single segmental (mixed) spinal nerve; some cranial nerves are similarly formed by the union of two roots, in particular the trigeminal nerve.

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can shingle be on both sides of the body /

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normally shingles affects a nerve root of the spine on one side

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No, normally shingles affects a...

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I have a broad-based posterior disc bulge at c5/6 level with moderate to high - grade right -sided foraminal stenosis. there is impingement of...

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Related to impingement of right C6 nerve root

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Thanks for your query.

I have gone through the report attached....

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In XXXXXXX 2016 i got severe back pain and during diagnosis doctor said that my L5-S1 joint is out from his place due to which when its...

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Pain medications for few days and visit your doctor...

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I went through the detailed description of your problem...

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