Ddd, spinal stenosis, collapased s1-l4; 2 yrs of esis, used to help but not now. Neuro says alif is only option or perm nerve damage. Thoughts?
the patient feels hnp can travel a long distance ( about 800 km ) by bus after taking the nerve root block injection 1 month ago?
Debil. migraines, clear MRI, small bulging disk, neck inj with short term + results, scheduled for Botox, muscles hurt always Tylenol (acetaminophen) 4 4x a day Help!
Diagnosed w/spinal infection today. Decomp lamenectomy and steroid the injections in 2012. Where in the world did i get this from?
Discopathy L5-S1 and sciatica,what can go wrong if I have surgery,what is the risk?
Do I have to go off concerta 27 prior to surgery with general anasthetic? It's cervical disc cushion and i forgot to ask. Have finals
Do you know are chiropractors worth going to for general nerve degeneration?
Doc told me that my thyroid most likely became low do to my spine/lumbar injury. Could this b true? If he aligns me correctly will it be normal again?
Doctor scared my son talking about him having cervical spine fracture. What would you say?
Doctors say the spinal & epidural are safe but from research I carried out, 80% of people complain of back ache years after the epidural/spinal. Why?
Does a herniated disc surgery for c6-c7 and c6-c5 will risk my vocal cord since I had 12 year ago X-ray treatment of right vocal cord carcinoma?
Does a micro discectomy bring results?
Does any thing come out of the spine when somebody has spinal cancer?
Does anyone know about transitional lumbar anatomy?
Does lumbar scoliosis surgery has connection with the tendency to use the bathroom more often ?
Does oxycontin do damage to the liver if i take it as prescribed and have hep c ? I have 5 herniated discs in my lumbar from a 28 foot fall need meds
Does spinal dysraphism surgery in newborn causes problems in later life .My son now 15 having pain in legs due to spondylolisthesis at l5-s1, ?
Done 4 years of pt, pain meds, 2 mri's 3 years apart. Have very bad disc desiccation l5-s1. Should i consider fusion surgery? 30year old male.
Due to traumatic fall 2008 severe pain from thoracic compression fractures/soft tissue damage. Spine doc said too young for kyphoplasty, other options? Tried chiro, natural, everything. On morphine sr.
DX of Osteomyelitis (Lumbar) with no typical reason why. No trauma, no surgery, no IV injections etc. How is this possible????
ESI/Nerve Block vial contaminated w/ metallic. 2 MRI's 5days apart. Legs numb bilateral, Disc hern T- and L Spine. CSF leak? Is Mylogram appropriate
F/u question, I'm a competative equestrian rider & Skier, with severe cervical stenosis& myelopathy. How much risk am I putting myself in to continue ?
Few dr suggested for surgery few for medicines for lv3-lv4 n lv5 intervertebral disc levels(i have already asked for), im doing therapy now, is that ok?
Follow up question: what is DDD? Currently in PT. Pain & numbness much better. What are the chances I will need surgery with this type of diagnosis? How dangerous is this cervical spine diagnosis? Thank you.
Follow up to previous question. Can severe pain after bm in patient with ankylosing spodylitis or spinal stenosis be warning for cauda equina syndrom?
For crps, when will a doctor continue doing lumbar sympathetic blocks? How many approximately if i feel better after the first one and subsequent ones
Friend has constipation.Had spine surgery 6yrs ago as he had cauda equina.Is there any med he should take.Is there permanent cure.What shud he do.Help?
Fusion T11 to L3 i had my fusion on the 10th september. What is the earliest date i can go swimming?
Going for final consult for back surgey putting spacers in instead of fusion what are my chances for good results have had two partial discemonys?
Had 3 spine fusions. radiculopathy, D.D.D and now they say I have cervicalgia isn't that just an over used term for they don't know what's wrong with n?
Had a cyst on my spinal cord 4yrs ago. diangosis with acm 1 last year however my dr says they are not related. Could I have type 2 instead?
Had alif have spondylolisthesis, dengeneration, stenosis, spondylosis, displacement, and postlaminectomy i can't get up alone will i ever get to go b work?
Had extremely severe chiari 1. Had decompression and laminectomy of c1 c2 in 2001. Some symptoms returning. Can patch fail?
Had gentle cervical manipulation by PT 3 days ago. Worried about VAD. Since it's been 3 days post, am I probably safe from worrying about that?
Has advanced liver disease and chronic pain- calcification fused spine. His doctor said ok to use lidocaine patch. Not sure if safe, another option?
Has anyone experienced loss of movement after lumbar laminectomy?
Has anyone had a cervical disc replacement and returned with great neck range of movement?
Has anyone had big problems with a spinal hemangioma?
Have degenerative disc disease, allergic to anesthesia, can't b put under Had 2 discs replaced prior to allergy Any option for treatment without sleep?
Have disc bulge l4-5 causing sciatica but because had brain surgery to remove a haematoma on brain caused by avm 4 months ago can't take painkillers?
Have had 3 options of my lower back all 3 say fusion then tried to help someone off the floor and frautured my l5verabre now the dr won't do fusion ?
Having pain through spinal cord during orgasm. Had 3 previous lumbar surgeries. Is this likely a spinal problem? Having another epidural next week. They want to send me back to uro/gyne. It hasn't helped previously.
Hello docs. I was wondering can women with spondylolisthesis get an epidural?
Hello my mother suffers from cervical vertebrae sliding How to deal with ?
Herniated a cervical disc c6-7 in July. MRI also found Osteophyte complex at c5-6. Should I have surgery, or keep letting my body try to heal. I am 41?
Hi i am 24 my job is fym coach and i have lumbar disc herniation i would like i be informed adout what kind of problems could this cause to me life;?
Hi i have been involved in car accident two months ago got MRI done of the lumbar and orthopedic surgeon said to take epidural shot is this safe?
Hi I have had spinal fusion on L5 s1 and I have been taking endone can it put weight on?
How big is the chance that a cervical facet block injection may go wrong, cause more pain or nerve damage? Worth doing with all the risks?
How can I get my bowels to start working after spinal surgery?