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What are some of the symptoms of hydromyelia and syringomyelia

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Spinal cord symptoms: If in the spinal cord, symptoms usually start with sensory symptoms at the level of the syringomyelia, i.e. If in the mid to lower cervical cord, numb ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Spinal cord fluid: Hydromelia means an abnormal collection of fluid within the spinal cord & connected to 4th ventricle within the brain and usually associated with hydr ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
10 years experience Neurology
Need more info: This is a question that will be better answered with further clarification of spine imaging details - where exactly is this mass at T9 - inside the sp ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Roth
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Spinal cord problems: Syringomyelia is a cavity of fluid within the spinal cord. It is not always symptomatic. It is most commonly present without an obvious cause but may ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abhineet Chowdhary
17 years experience Neurosurgery
Unlikely: Syringomyelia will not kill you unless it due to a global condition called hydrocephalus or the result of a tumor (in which case the tumor is more dan ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Armstrong
26 years experience Neurosurgery
Multiple: Most people have no symptoms. Those who do have symptoms experience pain, burning, numbness. Some people can even experience weakness.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Syringomyelia: The symptoms most common associated with syringomyelia are neuropathic pains and best to see a neurologist who deals in pain management as they can be ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Surgical treatment: Syringomyelia is a disorder where spinal fluid is trapped within the spinal cord, this is a serious condition and more common problems such as a chiar ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: These are separate, likely totally unrelated issues, but there is no reason they can't be seen in the same patient. I had a 15 yo kid that did somethi ... Read More
A 30-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?

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