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Can A Bone Spur In Your Neck Cause You To Pass Out
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
I have bone spurs in my neck, a friend told I should not take calcium as it would cause them to grow more?
I was told that I have a problem with my C5 disc in my neck. I now have problems with my right shoulder, bone spurs. Can this cause this?
My moms arm hurts when reaches out or makes backward motion makes it spasm and hurt really bad. She has bone spurs on her neck. What would cause this?
Rotator cuff: Problems with the rotator cuff/shoulder cause pain with motion of shoulder. Neck problems cause pain that radiates to and beyond shoulder. May also cause numbness in hand. Motions such as putting hand on head lessen pain when it's neck problem and increased pain when shoulder problem. Shoulder rxd high dose ibuprofen, range of motion exercises. Injection if symptoms don't improve one month. ...Read more
What can I do about pain from bone spurs in neck causes my right shoulder to hurt and tingling and nunmness in hand?
Bone spurs: See your neurologist or orthopedist for the best answer and treatment options. Good luck. ...Read more
Unknown cause of pain in back of neck had Xray years ago showed flattened vertebrae and possible bone spurs. Can I get more insight 2 this cause?
Bone spurs in my neck, a couple bulging discs and mild spinal stenosis in my lumbar. Could this cause a pinched nerve?
I've been lifting heavy weights and I've been told I have a bone spur in my neck could this be the cause of throbbing in my ear.
Possibly: Spurs in the neck may produce problems related to pressure on the spine and associated nerves & blood vessels. In some people, this pain may be referred—that is, perceived as occurring in the head, shoulders, or chest, rather than the neck. Other symptoms may include vertigo (a type of dizziness) or ringing in the ears. Therefore, you should see an ENT for the ear symptoms & your Spine Specialist again ...Read more
What causes pain above eye, sharp pain going up back of head and neck pain and occasionally facial irritation, had cervical MRI deg disc dis bone spur?
Neck vs Head: This could be occipital neuralgia where the pain originates from the occipital nerves in the back of the head and travel over the top to right above the eye. The other option would be that this could be coming from your neck due to the high cervical facets at c2/3 and c3/4. The nerves exiting this area can wrap around back of head and attach to the same place as occipital nerves. ...Read more
YES: Yes, osteophytes can impinge on the esophagus and cause a lump in the throat feeling with swallowing ...Read more
4yrs ago mri=moderate cervical spine stenosis with complex bone spurs. If worse now, could it cause balance problems and walking difficulties? 46 y/old
Cervical stenosis: Cervical spinal stenosis or narrowing of the spinal canal in the neck can cause imbalance and dizziness. Difficulty walking and unrinary retention can occur when there is compression of the spinal cord. It is important to obtain an updated MRI of the neck to determine if the stenosis or narrowing has progressed over the past four years. ...Read more
Read on: Bone spurs are the end result of calcification of the tendon inserting onto the bone over time the bone 'grows' along the plane of the tendon. Therefore, once it is formed it can't be cured by exercises. However, exercise can help to maintain range of motion in the local area of the body. ...Read more
Cerv spondy: Arthritis equates to bone spurs. In the absence of pinched nerve pain, no surgical treatment is necessary. Pt alone is likely sufficient. However, if you are asking about surgical options, depends on where nerve pinched. Options include foraminotomy posteriorly or anterior diskectomy and fusion. Both have merits and cons that should be discussed with your surgeon. Disk replacement not for spurs. ...Read more
Possible: Many times conservative care can include chiropractic care. If you are not better soon (less than 10-15 treatments), then consider other options like a spine fellowship trained pain specialist. ...Read more
I have DDD and 2 levels in my neck fused because of herniation and bone spurs in the past 3 years. I have been having shoulder blade pain. Related?
Have persistent cervicogenic headaches. Dx with bone spurs c2-c5. Wearing neck brace for 2-3 hrs/day for relief. Is this ok? Prefer to avoid meds.
Tension headaches?: Cervical bone spurs do not cause pain in and of themselves. Many patients with spurs don't have any symptoms. There is little to no correlation, for the most part, between cervical x-ray findings and the presence or absence of symptoms. It's quite likely that your headaches may be from another cause, such as tension or stress headaches. See http://bit. Ly/1v0GgZh http://bit. Ly/1t1LbhG ...Read more
Unclear: Numbness in hand from middle to pinky suggests ulnar nerve impingement. If bone spurs were related pattern would usually be different from this. However, a C8 root syndrome might produce this pattern. Try to draw a line around the area of numbness (including all parts that are numb - hand and arm). Show to doctor. EMG/NCV study could be helpful. ...Read more
C5-6, C6-7 spondylosis, bone spur. Conservative treatments for 2 years. No relief. Daily neck n shoulder pain. No weakness. Surgery only option?
Found out I have bilateral hip bone spurs, si joint bone spurs, neck bone spur, oa of my spine. I'm 37, in pain, not an athlete, what is going on?
Why do I have bone spurs and osteoarthritis in all of my major joints? (spine, si joints, hips, neck)i'm only in my 30s and I feel like an old woman.
See a rheumatologist: Have you seen a rheumatologist? If not, do so. Be certain there is not another cause for the spurs or calcifications. ...Read more
If my brain MRI came back clean, YAY, can it still be Hemicrania Continua like Dr may still suspect or could it be coming from my neck. Have bone spurs?
Hemicrania Continua: Karen, bone spurs usually causes pinched nerve and other symptoms more then headache. Doctors consider a diagnosis of hemicrania continua if the pain has been present, without switching sides or disappearing even briefly, for at least three months. Doctors consider it a telltale sign of hemicrania continua if the headaches go away after a dose of the nsaid such as motrin or ibuprofen. ...Read more
Mva 17 years ago. Chronic neck pain and muscle spasms in right shoulder. Recent X-ray showed bone spur. Now what?
I have broad osteophyte complex w/ moderate foraminal stenosis in C6/7. Neck pain, esp. Left shoulder & arm. Is a bone spur pressing on nerve root?
Can a CT scan miss a lump in my neck it said that it was unremarkable but I feel a hard lump and it is causing nerve pain can is be a bone spur?
Front or back?: Is the lump in front or in the back of the neck (cervical spine region)? Its assumed the back since you mentioned bone spur. In cases where a lump can be felt on exam, but not noted on imaging study, its best for your dr. To confirm it by looking at the images or by calling the radiologist. You may need contrast enhanced ct to see the lump. Mri can answer spur, nerve & lump all in one test. Best! ...Read more
Degen disc/bone spurs in neck, in car crash got whiplash. Restr mov/feels like pressure build up plus constant headache behind eyes. Poss reason?
DjD: It sounds like you may be in a lot of pain. You could have developed an "impingement " Syndrom due yo bone spurs or possibly a herniated disc after auto accident. To confirm this you need an MRI of C Spine. Headaches are probably muscle contraction headaches, that can go on to become migraines & manifest as sever pain behind the eye. Consider a neurological evaluation for your headaches. ...Read more
What is the best way to get pain under control chronic pancreatitis and degenerative disk with bone spurs in neck pain arm and lower back and legs?
Unstable neck and ba:
The neck and back pain is from instability associated with bad ligaments in the neck and back. The pancreatitis could be the back itself giving the pain.
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