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is leaking urine a symptom of cervical (neck) spinal stenosis

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
No and yes: Spinal stenosis does not occur after an accident unless it is the aquired type due to a disc herniation, spine fracture or traumatic spinal instabilit ... Read More
Dr. Foead Geula
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yes : If the force of your motor vehicle accident was sufficient to displace an intervertebral disc in your cervical spine, this may cause stenosis.
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Should not get: swelling from disc herniation and stenosis alone. It could be a deep infection, so it is best to see a doctor for evaluation.
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carl Spivak
28 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
MRI : Mri scan is usually directed to single region where your symptoms are, such as MRI of lumbar spine for low back pain or spinal stenosis. That said, w ... Read More
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Dr. Estrada Bernard
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: The region of the spine covered by the MRI scan will depend on what is specified by the ordering physician . The request should be based on your histo ... Read More
Dr. Philip Chao
38 years experience Radiology
Each area is separat: Cervical thoracic and lumbar are separate studies.
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A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Stenosis is a term: Reflecting when the space available to spinal nerves or cord is too small- in this case due to bone spur &disc herniation combo like a large speed bum ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Whipple
21 years experience Interventional Radiology
It : It sounds like you have a similar process occurring in both your lumbar and cervical spine. Spinal (thecal sac) and foraminal stenosis (narrowing) ca ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Cervical spinal stenosis can certainly have associated upper back pain. See a pain specialist. Injections in the spine plus medications (including m ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Afraid so: this is getting bad. See a surgeon soon
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cynthia Villacis
22 years experience Family Medicine
Back pain: If someone is losing control of their bowel or bladder due to back problems they should go to the ER to be seen. Don't know what surgical options ther ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, quite commonly: The older you get, you have more chances of spine issues in back and neck from degenerative changes to cause neuropathy of varying severity. Most of t ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
38 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
MRI and EMG: The bottom nerves in the spinal,cord innervate the vowel and bladder. Any incomtinence should be evaluated immediately. Uro dynamic evaluations for bl ... Read More
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