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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Yoo
Dr. Kevin Yoo answered
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes surgery.: 6 mm disc herniation in the cervical spine is a giant disc. Therefore, more likely than not you would be symptomatic with bad neck and arm pain and nu ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
21 years experience Rheumatology
See below: You could consider physical therapy, pain management for injection, or seeing neurosurgery for a surgerical evaluation.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Visual changes would not be related to cervical spine disease. The cervical spine issues may respond to physical therapy and meds.
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Dr. Foead Geula
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Integrative care: A herniated disc can cause neck pain as well as headache. Visual blurring is not a typical symptom and warrants evaluation by an opthomalogist.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
Unlikely!: The changes you describe are common and most probably insignificant advanced cervical spondylosis may cause changes in the circulation to the poste ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Reichert
35 years experience Neurosurgery
Disk herniation: The disc material between the 5th and 6th cervical spine has a partial disruption on the right side of the spinal canal. Unless this herniation is cau ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Daquino
21 years experience Sports Medicine
Slipped Disc: It means toward the mid/ lower neck you have a bit of a slipped disc. It is slipping straight backward and putting some pressure onto the space where ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
23 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Disc protrusion.: Based upon the brief description, you have a disc which is spreading beyond its normal confines just a bit. This can be enough to cause pain in the ce ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: A strain is related to muscle or connective tissue. A disc protrusion is secondary to arthritis or a herniation.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lundin
27 years experience Neurosurgery
PT, traction surgery: The best initial treatments for neck and shoulder pain due to disk problems is physical therapy and possibly light cervical traction. Steroid injectio ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Nothing: These are very minor abnormalities. You should direct this question as well to the doctor who ordered the mri.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes!: What's the question? B sure U R Cing a spine surgeon, he/her is the 1 2 ask.
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