Answers in 'Neurosurgery'
"There is a boney defect involving the outer table of the right parietal bone etiology uncertain.
What does this mean?
68 year-old female just told I have dextrose convex scoliosis. What can be done about it?? This the first time I have ever been told this
After tests mri brain, spine,w::Wo contrast.eeg and neuro exam all with negative results.How confidently can i exclude ms.Been having severe anxiety over it.Was having tingling and numbness in leg. Mri showed stenosis, anteriorlisthesis and herniation?
After taking a dose of prednisone i had sudden numbness&strange sensations in left leg.Lingering heat sensitivity in left heel since then.MRI brain::Spine show herniated disc,osterarthritis&anteriorlisthesis. Was worried about ms but mri neg. Thoughts?
Best treatment option for foot? A bit of small fibre neuropathy and a pinched nerve in back. My foot is sore when stand. Start endep very drowsy
Cervical spine MRI showed normal spine curvature but straight spinal cord that didn't follow spinal curve. What is this?
Could a compression fracture at T8 or small hiatal hernia cause a burning::Aching sensation underneath the left rib near the sternum that is sensitive to touch and worse after standing?
Can being angry and::Or yelling cause a brain aneurysm to form? When I get upset it feels like their is pressure in my head.
Can someone be so scared they are unable to talk?
Can epilepsy cause brain cancer? I have may have a vascular epilepsy. I tend to lose a lot of memory, lose hair, and get weak at times.
Can you put in layman's terms please? midline meningioma approx 3.3 x 2.8 cm in transverse and AP dimensions which abuts sagittal sinus along vertex
Conflicted! Can I anxiety really cause fluid::Plug ears, tics,etc? I don't believe it, going for MRI Monday, I believe it's my meningioma!! Thoughts?
Could a brain tumor be missed on an MRI with contrast I hade 8 months ago?
Can physiotherapy treat scoliosis after the age of 21 ?
Can temporary blood pressure spikes (panic attacks, exercise, etc) cause brain aneurysms to form?
Can u get pain in ball of foot and toes from a pinched nerve in back. Mri of fooot normal. Neurologist tells me pain from back. Hard to believe.
Could you have venous sinus thrombosis coming and going for 3 years without treatment?
Could a RECURRING clot in my dural venous sinuses be causing my 3year history of idiopathic intracranial hypertension?
Could thrombosis of the cranial venus sinuses be the cause of worsening 4year Idiopathic intracranial hypertension and neck ear and sinus pain?
Could a blood clot in the sinuses of brain::Neck causes worsening TWO YEARS of on & off neck, inner ear pain and excruciating headaches?I have IIH.
Can C6-C7 nerve impingement cause permanent damage I've had the pain for 10 years it's only recently been diagnosed. Cervical epidural recommended?
Causes a pea size painful cervial lymph node, no infection present. Lots myofascial neck pain and shoulder pain and swelling on that side. Normal CBC, C-spine MRI, ultrasound done 6 months ago. Any other tests tests would be helpful?
Can 1 head ct scan at age of 12 ( 8years ago) lead to brain cancer?
Do you recommended taking some vitamins such as CoQ10, Vitamin E, C, B12, K2,D3, and probiotics and laxatives for constipation in Parkinson?
Also is sun exposure dangerous in PD in terms of increasing free radicals in body or is it good for Vit D?Thx
Do Head MRI look for specific problems? are all areas looked at thoroughly? Is the Clival always checked or only when requested? Can lesions be missed
Diagnosed with IIH 3 years ago - LPs and MRIs. flare ups BAD symptoms continue at least monthly. Worried it's chronic Dural sinus thrombosis. Likely?
Doctors, from all your experience, how likely is it I'll die from brain damage from taking drugs like vraylar and invega? I'm 28 and have since 13
Diagnosed with Bells Palsy 6::18::17right side. Noticed twitching over left eye 6::30::17 does it mean I'm getting bilateral palsy. Are twitches normal?
Foot problem or piched nerve in back? Pain in foot when standing. When lift foot off ground pain goes away? Mri of foot normal. Pinched nerve in back
Fuí diagnosticado con Mega Cisterna Magna después de haber ido al doctor porque tuve 3 días con dolores de cabeza. Necesito una cirugía?
Family physician wants my 10 yr old to go for X-rays for possible mild scoliosis. Is this really needed if mild? Is MRI effective for imaging? Thx
Had 2 concussions 2 years ago. Today at the gym my ipod fell off my headphones on the treadmill and put pressure on my head as it yanked it. Should I worry?
Hi my cardio doctor said i have wolf parkinson white syndrome, now im suffering from migraine and lighthead my familydoctor said i do have migraine since she recmnd flunarizine sibelium 5mg i saw on the internet people with parkinson do not take drug?
Hand Tremor:: depression.Diagnosed as early stage Parkinson. Is there med. or herbal way to stop hand tremor completely.Pexola 0.375mg helps little.
Have post concussion syndrome for 3yrs.hard to do ANY physical activity without head hurting worse.i still try to.how can I stay fit&healthy? Thanks!!
Have a Meningioma top skull down falx invades the Sagitarial sinus. Only symptom I have right now is fluid & plugged ears daily. Is this sign oftumor?
How can scoliosis cases be treated after 21 years beside surgery ?
How long does ingrezza take to work on tardive dyskinesia? Thanks!
Had a concussion two years ago. Got in a car last night, the ride was bumpy. hit my head a few times on hard part of seat. Should I worry about it?
Hello doctor I want to ask about nf cure capsules is it effective in treating spermatorrhea is there any side effects known?
I have disc hernation at t7-t8 with flattening of the left ventricle spinal cord, disc protrusions and spondylolisthesis from L4-S1 resulting in bi lateral stenosis but more on left side. Having some tingling on left leg mainly when i get hot. Why?
I had a compression fracture 15 years ago at T8 - still showing on x-ray. Will this always show on an x-ray and will it still cause symptoms? I've been experiencing a lot of back pain in that area recently. What can be done for this?
I keep coughing and sometimes I'll cough so bad I throw up just a little bit. Can this cause brain bleed? Also gives me head aches. Think it's just cold or allergies always tickle in my throat
I got scoliosis s-shaped after 2times i fell down.Doctor just give me Nsaids and told me to lose weight w::O give any tx.Can u suggest better exs.Tq?
I have two extremely light hyperpigmented areas that are about 2 cm and 1.5 cm each. And then two actual cafe au spots that are both less than 1cm. No other criteria at all. Nf1, nf2? Something else? Or just normal?
I am scheduled for chiari decompression surgery? What is the success rate and what concerns should I have receiving anesthesia and being asthmatic?
I am 2 days post op Lumbar Fusion, I have been prescribed Oxicontin Control release and another pain med. Wouldn't OxiContin be enough?
I was on pain pills for arthritis & scoliosis. I've been on Suboxone for a year. My Dr shows no signs of weaning me. Can I wean myself? Will weaning either way be hell on earth? Can it be done gracefully? Must I get sick? I'm so afraid...
Is 10mg of Endep enough to treat nerve pain from trapped nerve in lower back. Dr wants me on 25 but I'm very drowsy on 10. Just started yesterday?
I'm told sore foot and toes are from pinched nerve in back. Should l get second opinion from podiatrist. Would podiastrist be able to help problems?
I have nerve pain in my right foot when bending,doing some activities&when holding an object, plus a lower back pain, Lumbar MRI is normal.sacrum MRI?
I have a pinched nerve that sends pain down right leg. The last few days left foot has been tinging. Would this be fron my pinched nerve?
I think im showing symptoms of a brain tumor?
I am experiencing severe back pain.
It's in the left rhomboid area – between my shoulder blade and spine. It's been going on for six weeks – I've even been seeing a physical therapist and on several medications.
Is it a good idea to see a chiropractor for a pinched nerve in my lower back. I also have 3 slipped discs?
If I have left convex lumbar scoliosis why does my left hip seem to be higher than my right hip?
I am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position) . The following also describe me: Spinning sensation and Lightheadedness. about a year 10 months ago i suffered from a concussion are these symptoms part of that?
I'm experiencing shoulder, back, neck pain(mod-severe), & headaches, due to 2 car accidents. I have fibro, scoliosis, & carpal tunnel(rt hand)?
In your belief do you think that Tourette's can affect brain meningiomas due to the jerking of my head, neck and etc. curious if makes tumors worse?
Is there hope for my sore foot? I have small fibre neuropathy and a trapped nerve in back. Which 1 causing pain.On endep
I have a trapped nerve in lower back that is causing pain in toes. Told to try endep and physio. Would surgery better option? Will damage get worse?
I have minor bony encroachment on the neural foramina between C3-C4, C5-C6, and C6-C7... I AM EXPERIENCING NECK PAIN... please advise what to do? thk
I am experiencing shoulder, back, neck pain(severity: severe) (side: both), also headaches, results of 2 car accidents. I have fibro, carpal tunnel, & scoliosis. Is Subutex better for me than narcotics(oxycodone, etc..)?? I'm allergic to naloxone.
I have a pinched nerve in back and sore foot and toes. Will physio help with pain in foot? Aslo would a massage of foot be recommended?
If my 3 year history of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension was caused by sinus thrombosis, would my 3 MRV::Mras so far have shown this up?
I am experiencing neck pain and neck strain. It's been iver a year. It's only on the left side, my neck and that part if my head.
I was shining my mobile flash into my eyes for 5 minutes from 5cm distance to check my pupils after concussion. Could I cause any permanent damage?
I have pain in my right shoulder blade, It hurts more when I turn my head. I have had scoliosis surgery in 2013 so am wondering if it's to do with it ?
I have what I thought was a sinus infection for 2 mo Took antibiotic for 10 days, no relief. constant throbbing, headache, ear pressure, tooth pain?
I had laminectomy surgery 4 years ago. The last month I have had excruciating pain in my lower back. The pain down down my right leg and am not even a?
I had a concussion a year ago. Last night when I was in a car, it was bumpy and i kept hitting my head on the back of the seat. Should I be worried?
I have severe back pain due to spinal stenosis and am leaving in the morning out of town.What will help the pain?I have tried all the otc meds I can
I've recently had spinal fusion surgery and a week ago I've experienced a burning sensation in my right shoulder and occasionally under my breast.
I have to have skull base surgery to repair a csf leak.how long is the op and how long is recovery?
I have been on treatment for my pilonidal cyst since Thursday 6::29. This evening I noticed the cyst "sweating" pus. Do I need to go back to the Dr?
MRI Report-please advise
Congenitally shortened pesicles::Congenital central spinal stenosis canal measuring between 9-10 mm from C3-C6. I have symptoms?
My mom has been using Enbrel and have diagnosed with Parkinson. Is that kind of Rheumatoid Arthritis biologic treatment dangerous for Parkinson or not?
MRI shows: Severe left facet arthropathy, with extensive associated bone marrow edema. C4-C5. Is there any treatment to help alleviate this pain?
MRI report-Bilateral facet arthropathic changes with ligamentum flavum hypertrophy involving L3::L4 to L5::S1 joints. Please interpret.How serious is it? How can it be treated? What could be the likely cause for this condition?
Neuro said pain in foot coming from pinched nerve in lower back. No leg pain just foot. Hurts to stand but when I lift foot off ground no pain.back?
One of my friend is suffering from headache she told me she has prominent cisterna magna i want to know is this harmful and can you suggest treatment?
Over 70yrs i take lanzoprazole 15mg Daily for diverticulitis as i have B12 Perniciuos anemia with neurological symptoms can it affect B12 Injections ?
Pain in ball of foot when standing. When I lift foot off ground pain goes. I have a pinched nerve in back. Foot or back problem? Mri foot ok.
Pain in ball of foot and 3 toes, toes also burn and turn red when standing too long. MRI normal, EMG shows pain is from pinched nerve. sound correct?
Tingling in left heel after hot shower::Hot weather. Brain::Spine mri normal except hernation at t7-t8 with flattening of the left ventricle spinal cord, disc protrusions and spondylolisthesis from L4-S1 resulting in stenosis. Why the heat sensitivity?
Vagus nerve stimulator implant follow up?
What can one do if they have exhausted possible treatments to correct scoliosis + pars defect?
What causes the'pressure feeling'in head following a concussion?MRI and CT scan are normal.heard that the pressure of common,but what causes it?thanks
Would a C5-C6, mild left paracentral broad-based disc bulge & C6-C7, mild broad-based disc bulge cause arm::Wrist pain? I'm hurting bad. Help!
Would antiviral medications be effective in the treatment of brain inflammation?
What if your 5 and 6 disc are pressing against your spinle cored?
Would love to be a paramedic,But have post concussion syndrome that prevents me from doing daily things.been like this for years.bad idea?thank you!
Would C5-C6, mild left paracentral broad-based disc bulge and C6-C7, mild broad-based disc bulge cause arm::Wrist pain? It's constant. Thanks.
What is the definition or description of: Partial paralysis of lower limbs?
What is meningioma?
What conditions can cause someone to have an enlarged head?
What is the difference between diffuse annular bulge, bulging disc, and central disc profusion?
What tablets are used for nerve pain? I have a a pinched nerve in back and a sore foot, told i have a bit of small fibre neurothapy. physio and endep?
Worsening 4 yrs of pain under angle ear::Jaw & down FRONT of neck. Usual R side but now L too. Have IIH & migraines. Painful to touch sometimes too. ?
Xray shows Minimal degenerative disc disease in the lumbar spine. Mild degenerative disc disease at T12-L1. What does this mean for me? I have pain