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Cause of inflammation of the spinal cord

A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Gaya
Neurology 29 years experience
Myelitis: Multiple sclerosis can present with a partial transverse myelitis; neuromyelitis optica; viral post infectious or acute transverse myelitis; sarcoido... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Transverse Myelitis : Describes spinal cord inflammation which can cause leg weakness and/or numbness, bladder or bowel problems, and difficulty with gait. Causes include ... Read More
Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery 39 years experience
Inflammation : Definition of inflammation of the spinal cord could be a very long list of causes. But in short inflammation is some sort of irritation to the cord th... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Armstrong
Neurosurgery 27 years experience
Yes: It can even lead to death. It can lead to paralysis, weakness, numbness and tingling, and many other problems. Sometimes full recovery is possible.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Endocrinology 75 years experience
MS myelitis: Two lesions in the spine are very strongly suggestive of ms absence of brain lesion does not rule out ms check with a good neurologist so u can be tre... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 36 years experience
Transverse myelitis: With chronic involvement one sees urinary retention and spasticity with sensory deficits below the level of involvement.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edison McDaniels
Specializes in Neurosurgery
Tough ??: Inflammation of the meninges is generally a result of (and not a cause of) CSF leak. In fact, some inflammation in the presence of a leak may help sea... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edison McDaniels
Specializes in Neurosurgery
Tough ??: Inflammation of the meninges is generally a result of (and not a cause of) CSF leak. In fact, some inflammation in the presence of a leak may help sea... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Meningitis: This can be very mild with headache to severe and lifethreatening with high fevers and comas. Most of the time this depends on the cause of the menin... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 22 years experience
Many possibilities : No simple answer, many disease can affect spinal cord, some prefer cervical some prefer lumber spine. It depends on your past medical history, other ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rupesh Parikh
Medical Oncology 26 years experience
Very rare : Syrinx is a rare, fluid-filled neuroglial cavity within the spinal cord (syringomyelia), in the brain stem (syringobulbia), or in the nerves of the el... Read More

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