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c7 herniated disc symptoms

A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Pinched nerve: The improvement in strength could take months. As long as there is no pain check to see what exercises u could do.
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A female asked:
Dr. Mahan Chehrenama
Specializes in Neurology
Symptom dependent: The location of epidural blocks should correspond to the area of referred pain. It is certainly plausible that the treating physician did not feel tha ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: You may be more aware of pain during this time, or you maybe resting more and not supporting your neck properly. I assume you had your neck examined b ... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
This may vary based: On the size of the surgical incision but a minimum of 8 weeks, ideally 12 weeks with post op rehabilitation but discuss this with your surgeon as he m ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Stop Wondering.: There is a good chance that your symptoms are due to the C7 herniated disc. You would do well to visit a specialist for available treatment options.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes indirectly: Disc degeneration is genetic trait involving type IX collegen tossing and turning in bed requires neck bridging , why 6 surgeries? Surgical outcomes ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cole
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: Three possibilities , one is anterior neck fusion, second is an artificial disk replacement , third is a posterior discectomy. All outpatient surgeri ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
15 years experience Emergency Medicine
It can : Severe nerve injury can lead to the muscles wasting away from disuse and lack of neural input.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Interlaminar inject: An interlaminar epidural steroid injection places the medication in the epidural space. Since this is a free flowing connected space, the medication ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fedak
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Many possible causes: There are many possible causes of numbness in your legs and feet. I know nothing of your health but diabetes can cause this, vitamin B12 deficiency, h ... Read More
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