Answers in 'Neurosurgery'
3cm nodule on rt lung hilerregion? Pet scan this am,can scan cause cancer & what are side effects? I'm scared to have cancer &nodule in lowerlft lung!
A friend of mine has astrocytoma. Looked it up, but it still doesn't make sense. What is astrocytoma? Is it fatal?
Am being treated for bulging disc pressing on sciatic nerve pain shoots back to front then down inner thigh to knee can this cause rash on inner thigh?
Are there recommended medications for extreme MS fatigue, other than Phentermine? I take Neurontin and Baclofen, and occasional Phentermine.
Are there any risks of a cisternogram?
A CAT scan and found a meningioma and the right frontal paramedian convexity. I've been having headaches and speech problems with nausea and numbness ?
Can I take 2 xanax morning of spinal fusion surgery?
C2 ::C3 minimal disc bulge :: osteophyte complex .C3::C4 posterior disc bulge :: osteophyte complex . C4::C5 posterior disc bulge early hypertrophy facet .
Could I have had previous concussions and not known it? Would that make my current concussion worse and slower healing (even if they were awhile ago)?
Can a torn butt muscle cause sciatica?
Concussion (1 wk old).Saw Dr. for follow &my pulse was high at 100 bpm (~3pm).take 20mg adderall XR every morning (~9am).Is this normal,wht shld I do?
Can tight hamstrings cause sciatica without any involvement of the piriformis muscle? (pain in the upper part of my leg after sitting over 3 hours)
Can a head injury from a car accident that caused a concussion cause severe mastoiditis?
Can I lift weights in gym if developmental venous anomaly was found on MRI of brain? (no symptoms, it was noted it was small size, supratentorial )
Can Strabismus, be related to the increase intracranial pressure?
Can a person still have early onset Parkinson's disease with a normal DaTscan?
Can meningitis cause a heart murmur ?
Can a hit or trauma to tooth cause brain injury? I asked bcoz my dentist hit my tooth twice with his metal tool since he was seeing whether it pains?
Can an infected pilonidal cyst(abscess) make your lymph nodes swollen in neck?
Does symptoms of sciatica only effect you when you're standing?
Does pituitary adenoma affect the patient mentally?
Fell on my stomach and hit my chin on ground, have slight pain in back of head, otherwise feel fine, could there be bad brain injury?
Forehead::Face::Neck tingling. Ear pain. Abdominal pain below bellybutton. Have L5-S1 slipped disk, Related?
Hello Doctor.I am 69 y old F,4 mo.post L5-S1Fusion with BMP & discectomy at UCLA. Per CT scan- Grade2.1 slippage, Nonunited Graft.Moder.to sev.Radicu?
How rare is a C2::C3 disc herniation? Should I see a neurologist or ortho? I'm only seeing a chiro and pain management right now. Also one at C6::7
Hi Dr I got a stiff neck few days back so visited neurologist he told me 2 do xray n found that it's spondylosis but I get dizzy n my ear aches smtyms?
Hi, I have been prescribed pregabalin for my scoliosis pain
Usually I receive LYRICA from the chemists
But today, my fault for going to a different c?
How long can a slow brain bleed last before you die or go into a coma or something?
Help! About a month ago my middle finger tip went numb to light touches. Friday my pinky started the same thing. Herniated discs in neck to blame??
How long can a brain bleed last? I hit my head 3months ago and felt fine till I started to experience mild headaches from time to time. I'm scared
Hi how much time is appropriate for physical therapy for trismus after radical neck surgery for buccal cancer ?
How does recent dental procedure can be a risk factor of meningitis?
I am experiencing severe back pain, low back pain, reduced spinal flexibility, curved spine, reduced reflexes, popping or snapping sound from shou...
I have a intraosseous hemangioma of the frontal bone showing as a small lump but no pain, i was wondering if it's ok to leave it? will it keep growing
I've been having lightheadedness, trouble breathing, and neck stiffness. I had a head injury 4-1::2 years ago and have dealt with lightheadedness since?
I am experiencing stomach cramps, severe back pain, pain with urination, sudden urge to urinate, spotting and bladder pain. The following also des...
I have a left middle cranial fossa arachnoid cyst. what is considered big and should I be worried about it?
I had scoliosis surgery with a rod implanted in 1988. Is it ok to with infrared sauna therapy ?
I am experiencing calf pain, fatigue, sinus pain, difficulty thinking, headache (severity: mild), and stomach upset. I got a concussion last Tuesday.
I'm a 67 year old female , my husband gave me a big hug 2 days ago and lifted me up off the floor a little, that's when we heard a loud Crack. Like a ?
I am experiencing throbbing headache, inability to sleep, think clearly or plan my next move and am under extreme stress, anxiety & fear
I have osteoporosis how long does it take to recover from a spinal fracture of L3?
I am experiencing headache, nasal drainage, balance problems, dizziness, disorientation (worsened by: recent head injury::Trauma) , ringing in ears...
I tried jumping across a table and hit my chin on it, nothing happened but my chin hurts a bit, but I'm scared that I'll have brain damage?
I am having pain from my right upper side with sever back pain. Idk if I should wait for my drs app Monday or go to the er?
I am experiencing severe back pain, shoulder pain (quality: under the right shoulder) , neck pain, back pain (severity: severe) (side: upper) and...
I got a concussion the other day from hitting my head on the floor in Judo, and I'm getting hot flashes. Is this normal?
I feel very dizzy and one time almost passed out after bike rides. I've had Post concussion syndrome for 2 years, but was cleared to ride, is this ok?
Im taking 150mg of tramadol a day for sciatica which hasn't been working for me, the doctor today prescribed me 10mg of amitriptyline, is this ok?
I have herniated disc and deteriated disc lower back pain and numness in right leg is laser surgery a good cure for this?
I had a pink rash on my lower back i had a glass on and put a lot of pressure on it and it fades. I am so worried if its meningitis.
I had continuous headaches that got worse and they did a spinal tap and it was gone. but now my headaches are back 2 years later. what do I have?
I am experiencing severe back pain.
Its on my upper left shoulder and i can move at all. Breathing only causes more pain.
Is ulnar neuropathy the same diagnosis as cubital tunnel syndrome?
I've had a headache for the past 3 days, the most painful one I've ever had. It started on one side but now is my whole head. Throbbing::Pressure pain
I cut the nerves and tendon below my forearm. How long will I be without use of my hand I work with y hands?
I had scoliosis surgery and have 2 rods in the top of my spine. This was 6 years ago. Could I skydive?
I have ankylosing spondylitis & I take humira. my CBC came back with Lymph & Monocyte electronic were evaluated as high. 45.5% & 8.4%. Bad or not?
I had spinal fusion surgery in Oct. of 2016. Symptoms have returned 5 months out. Recent MRI states probable uncovertebral degenerative disease?
I have a bulging disc and lumbar spinal stenosis. I have a bad lower back tattoo that needs to be covered. Can getting it cause any damage?
I am contacting my surgeon, but I am wondering how much impact is needed to cause issue with 5 month p::O l5s1 fusion. I fell on ice, pain increased.
I am experiencing limb spasms.and muscle twitches in upper and lower limb, dx benign but can it turn to als muscle twiching , no other symptoms?
I was diagnosed with scoliosis of lower spine and told surgery would not help the pain. It that true?
I get woozey, feel drunk and light headed, speech is somewhat slurred and can't concentrate whan sciatica pain gets really intense. Is this response?
I have a basal skull fracture how long before dizziness stop?
I have severe back pain, several me I'd, and xrays. Sacrilization, bulging disks, and slipped disks. All the VA does is medicate me and told me I'm not a candidate for surgery. It's hard to work out to lose weight and I don't know what to do. Losing hope.
Left ring finger,pinky,hand,arm,& shoulder suddenly went numb 2 days ago.Cyst in spinal canal,c spine area. Go to ER or wait to see neuro on 30th?
My pet scan was highly suspicious for malignancy in rt lung.Now onto Bronchoscope so didn't pet confirm cancer?This cancer isn't curable!
Myelogram shows 3mm spinal cord compression with flattening of the ventral surface. Can this cause R arm pain, headaches & constant dizziness?
Experiencing severe throbbing headache all over, lasting 3 days so far.
Suffering with vomiting that has occurred over the past 24 - 48 hour?
Mild concussion from hitting head 1 wk ago.Now i also have neck stiffness and tenderness just below where I hit. is this normal to develop after 1wk?
Microdiscectomy 3 yrs ago. Increase in back discomfort. Recent left calf burning sensation and trouble with bowel movements (constipation). Related?
My flat head problem is not genetic...it is due to an accident when i was in my mama's belly. And now i am 17. Is there any solution for my problem???
My thumbs and small fingers on both hands are twitching,my neuro induced fasciculations on both hands,recommended emg and now I am really scared. ALS?
My Mother has her chromogranin A is 100 ng::Mg. (lab norms <102) Is it a bit too high? Her sister has a pituitary tumor. Thank you
Mild concussion from hitting, my head last week,(not k::O). no trouble falling asleep, but waking up after 3-4 hrs. Why? anything I can do to fix it?
My mother aged 56 has been diagnosed with non compressive myelopathy and she is now unable to walk properly and also she now says she is loosing her h?
My brother has spinal stenosis can he get zoledronic acid reclast injection?
My 3 month baby has fully recovered from erb's palsy. Can erb's be sign of cerebral palsy? She sometimes archs back while feeding. She has acid reflux
Mid back and rib cage pain. Flares up with wearing bra, certain movement. Had Shingles in July. Also have scoliosis. Is this thoracic spine or nerves?
My wife (51) has cyst in right brain hurdling her left hand and left leg movment. Dr recomended removal but cyst can again recur. How to avoid recuren?
Mild wedging of T12 and L1 with associated endplate osteophytes appears degenerative
Can you explain this (above) to me?
My husband had a head injury Feb 3 and has been bleeding from the ear since. He had a CT and the doctor said there is a spot to be concerned about. H?
Neck stifness and arm pain due to nerve compression. After cspine xray B12 test Dr Suggest Prothiaden, isn't it anti depresant? don't want to take it.
No fever but neck pain for a week, stomach pain when I eat and back pain. Could this be meningitis even tho I'm vaccinated? Seen many docs and no help
Present nuclear bone scan: more uptake than previously at L3L4,L5S1.Also the prev. titanium screws for a fusion done for L4L5 displaced. What to do?
Recovered from meningitis, from bad sinuses. Ever since, chronically stuffy and sensitive nose. Would a vaporizer help, or irritate me more?
Will sinus xrays (3 views) show the sphenoid sinuses?
What is Anterolisthesis? Myelogram shows it at C2 C3 C4 C5.
What is the definition or description of: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis?
What is the definition or description of: Childhood brain tumors?
Was struck in the face three time with a flying volleyball. Experiencing headaches eye aches nausea dizziness and a little memory loss.
What are the symptoms of brain bleeding? Are headaches, ringing ears, red eye related? (I was in a car accident didn't hit my head,just back&forth)
What can you tell me about the surgical removal of paraganglioma?
What exercises should I avoid due to my cervical herniated discs and arthritis in shoulders?
Want to know about rejection of titanium stents. Have a titanium rod in L-3 to S-1 the apex clip had to be replaced with a cage. Now I have a stent in?
Would a ct scan and sinus scan show labyrinthitis? Or lack of blood flow to brain?
What is the treatment for subacute superior endplate compression fracture of L1; already have a spinal fusion from T10-L2 with Wilson Plates in 1980?
X-ray results showed- advanced L5-S1 degenerative disc disease, moderate facet in lower lumbar spine, L5-S1 4mm retrolistnesis and moderate sclerosis ?
Yesterday, hit top of my head on a metal shelf, hard. At first felt normal, but after few hrs have headache,mild nausea, and feel foggy. concussion?