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Dr. Rowlin Lichter
71 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
C5-6 disc: You need an MRI to establish the Dx of a disc rupture. You may need a new disc. Check with an orthopedist, neurosurgeon or isa operation frightens yo ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Molinari
10 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Pinched nerve: Traction exercises and physical therapy may help your symptoms and relieve pressure on the nerve that is causing your problems. The EMG/NCS will furth ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shari Schabowski
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Nerve impingement: These symptoms most likely arise in your neck/cervical spine. It can also arise from your brain from something like a stroke but this is less likely ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. David Ditsworth
48 years experience in Neurosurgery
You : You can buy a soft collar at most pharmacies. You can also buy a self use, over-the-door, type of neck traction device with a water bag at most pharma ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parham Gharagozlou
8 years experience in Sleep Medicine
pinched nerve: Looks like that ...
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
See spine specialist: MRI nexk rule out c6nerve rootcpinch between c5 and c6 could be a disc herniation or bone spur You symptoms sound most like cervical radiculopathy of ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Cheek numbness: Its is possible but since we have no information about you, not even your age let alone any medical history, no relevant response can be offered. If s ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sniezek
37 years experience in Pain Management
Variable: There are very degrees of nerve involvement ranging from mild and self-limiting to severe, which may require surgical decompression. As such, an accur ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Sure it can: Depending on the location and severity of the impingement, a pinched nerve in your neck can certainly cause symptoms along its path--as seen example p ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chaim Colen
18 years experience in Neurosurgery
Unlikely: Sensation in the face is mediated through cranial nerves which are separate from spinal nerves. Depending on the type of pain that you have, one of th ... Read More
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