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T9 shows mild central compression deformity

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Doe
20 years experience Interventional Radiology
Not likely: This level (t9-10) would tend to give pain a little lower than that. Look at this map, it shows you where the nerves "hook" to in the skin. http://w ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Potentially: If you are having severe symptoms of pain following a car accident, further workup Should be considered. Among those possible studies would be an MRI ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
See below: The cervical issue might cause arm pain. The thoracic issue might cause mid to lower back pain. I would suggest seeing a pain specialist who can mak ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Gayle Valeros
24 years experience Family Medicine
Talk with surgeon: That is a question best left for your surgeon. He/she can determine, based on the nature of your injury, your progress at this point and when/if you ... Read More
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Dr. John Michel
46 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: I would not do this as you are still in the healing phase. It is not clear as to how this happened but if trauma it is not wise to do this. If this i ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Compression fracture: Compression fractures of the spine may take up to 12 weeks to fully heal. Have you tried a back brace? If you are in severe pain and especially if you ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
CREST: Calcification in the skin may be from old injury, but can also be part of an autoimmune disorder like CREST or dermatomyositis but the latter generall ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
11 years experience Neurology
Unlikely: below the last rib is the area of T9 however if area of pain is small it's likely a musculoskeletal local issue rather than an entire T9 nerve root
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Osteoarthritis: It means you have osteoarthritic changes.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Send report: There are many possibilities. A copy of the report or the MRI itself would be helpful in giving you a comprehensive answer.
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