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Is there a good exercise that helps syringomyelia

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
No answer possible: What sort of exercises you can do, whether they will help or make things worse, will be determined by where the cyst is, how badly it impinges on the ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Kaufman
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Perhaps...: While there is no exercise that specifically addresses syringomyelia, keeping yourself in good health is helpful. You probably want to avoid most exer ... Read More

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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Younggren
21 years experience Emergency Medicine
Fluid Buldup: Syringomyelia is damage to the spinal cord due to buildup of fluid as a result of spinal cord trauma, spinal cord tumors, or birth defects.
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Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Cavity: A syrinx is a tube. Syringomyelia means a tubelike defect in the spinal cord, usually in the center, filled with fluid. Any segment of spinal cord can ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Evans
42 years experience Neurology
Chiari I: Chiari i malformation most common less often, klippel-feil, postinfectious, postinflammatory, spinal neoplasms, posttraumatic.
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Dr. Idan Sharon
27 years experience Neurology
Syringomyelia: Syringomyelia is damage to the spinal cord due to a fluid-filled hole that forms in the cord. Symptoms: there may be no symptoms, or symptoms may incl ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Syringomyelia: Symptoms include hand and leg weakness, sensation loss in the arms and hands and the diagnostic test of choice is an MRI of the cervical and thoracic ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
Why: Why do you think that you need any testing for this condition?
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
20 years experience Neurosurgery
No data: To my knowledge, there is no studied herbs that help for syringomyelia. In fact, there are no medications in general that help for syringomyelia.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michele Arnold
21 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Not really: The standard of care for managing syringomyelia is to decrease pressure effects that could cause the syrinx (spinal cord cyst) to expand. Avoid valsal ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Evans
42 years experience Neurology
Chiari I: Most commonly in those with chiari i malformation. Less often with klippel-feil syndrome, postinfectious, postinflammatory, spinal neoplasms, and post ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
22 years experience Neurology
Many: Syringomyelia usually does not give pain. Depending on the character of pain a doctor may be able to define mechanism of pain. For neuropathic pain th ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julian Bragg
16 years experience Neurology
Idiopathic=dont know: Unfortunately, the term "idiopathic" means that there is no clear underlying cause. Once a cause has been identified, it is no longer an idiopathic d ... Read More
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