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stenosis with bilateral subarticular recess narrowing and contact of the bilateral traversinig nerves

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Neuropathy: This is compression of a nerve root exiting the spinal cord by narrowing of the opening through which the nerve passes and is apparently due, at least ... Read More
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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
29 years experience Pain Management
Arthritis: :worn joint between bones making canal where nerves leave spinal cord tight (stenosis) and disc in between vertebrae are not where they ought to be. I ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Schuller
45 years experience Family Medicine
MRI: You may well need an MRI to evaluate that prominently narrowed disc at l2-3 if it's symptomatic. At a baseline you need a thorough evaluation to check ... Read More
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Dr. Douglas Linville II
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Prevent DDD: Don't smoke! that is about all that is in your control. The rest is genetic predisposition, and potentially overuse (heavy labor, vibration/heavy equi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Transforaminal epidu: May try transforaminal epidural inyections(see a pain physician)along with some NSAIDs,however if not better surgery to decompress the foraminal steno ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Clinical context: This is a paraphrase of a radiology report. I don't have any other information about you. See a doctor to put this report into clinical perspective. D ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
35 years experience Neurosurgery
Spinal stenosis: No. This is a mild form of arthritis in the low back. Like gray hair and wrinkles arthritis is a part of aging. While there is no cure, you can slow i ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Foraminal stenosis: Yes this can be also termed root impingement.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Erdmann
30 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe surgery: Depending on the severity of the stenosis and your symptoms, surgery, or possibly steroid injection, would be the likely treatment if you have already ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe.: What you can say is that it is not touching it enough to cause symptoms. That is the most important part.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
16 years experience Neurology
I would say that: for most people, by the time we reach 40, we are going to find something "wrong" in their spine, degenerative changes, etc. Wear and tear is part of ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Liu
20 years experience Neurosurgery
Probably not.: If it's just one side, it's probably more likely a problem related to your lumbar spine or nerves in the lower extremity. Stenosis at T9-10 will often ... Read More
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