Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

autoimmune disease spine

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
There are: Seronegative spondyloarthropathies can attack the spine; however they do not cause degenerative disk disease which is what it sounds like you have di ... Read More
1
1 comment

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
35 years experience ADHD and Autism
Neurofibromatosis??: Neurofibromas are benign peripheral nerve sheath tumors that are comprised of a mixture of schwann cells, fibroblasts, and mast cells.
3
3 thanks
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
None that i know of : Most of your question is encompassed within the working auto immune therories of ms but not tarlov cyst these are best thought of asymptomatic inciden ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctors can evaluate: Physiologic demand for more blood cells (especially red blood cells) beyond the body's normal capacity to produce them can reverse the normal pattern ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Neurosarcoid: Your sarcoidosis is more advanced then average with lesions involving the nervous system and bone marrow. Involvement of red blood cell-producing area ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Fibromyalgia: is probably not an auto-immune disorder. You can discuss the natural history of sero-positive arthritis with a rheumatologist. Silicon implants can c ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Autoimmune disease: Have you been told you have an AI disease? some markers may be elevated due to generalized inflammation or specific organ injury. A true autoimmune di ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
RA: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease in which your body’s immune system, instead to protect your health by attacking bacteria and/or vir ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See orthopedist: It appears that your tenosynovitis has never healed and you should consult an orthopedic doctor to find out what can be done about it before further d ... Read More
1
1 comment
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
51 years experience Rheumatology
Auto immune disease: Though unlikely it is possible. There are many tests doctors perform as indicated by clinical features. It is difficult to presume what you ' mean by ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Other causes: There are a number of conditions that can cause an elevated ANA besides Autoimmunitiy. I could just be temporary.
1
1 thank
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes but...: A condition known as ankylosing spondilitis may affect only the spine.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month