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Conus Medullaris Syndrome
Lately I have pain at me conus medullaris.The pain accures especially when Im sitting and I have severe troubles of getting up .Any help?
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It could cause: symptoms, depending on the degree of displacement/compression. Signs of conus medullaris syndrome include low back pain, numbness in the groin or inner thighs, leg numbness, and foot numbness. Other symptoms include leg weakness, loss of bladder control, difficulty walking. You should discuss with your doctor what the MRI finding means in terms of your clinical situation. ...Read more
My lumber spine MRI shows conus medullaris terminates at lower L2 . Is it normal or low lying conus medullaris? Signal morphology is normal though.
What does 'the conus medullaris is at the level of T12'' mean? Should I be concerned about a 3.1 x 4.4 cm mixed cystic and solid mass in rt adnexa?
What does this mean..there is degeneration of the t12/l1 with a posterior disc osteophyte displacing the conus medullaris posteriorly?
There is : degenerative arthritic change at the T12-L1 spinal level, the junction of the thoracic and lumbar spine. Disc protrusion or bulge and osteophyte(arthritic bony overgrowth) are extending into the spinal canal and pushing or compressing the conus(the lower part of the spinal cord). ...Read more
Recently had a lumbar mri that shows my conus medullaris ending in the middle of my T2 vertabrae. Is this considered to be normal or low lying?
Spinal cord issue: it is a condition in which the Spinal cord becomes attached to the Spinal column via the surrounded structures . Spinal cord usually hangs loose in the Spinal canal and Greeley moving up and down during growth and activity . Usually vongenital , but can be acquired due to injury and noted I adulthood . It can present with various Neuro symptoms and urinary I continuance in the adult . ...Read more
cauda vs conus: The conus is still part of the spinal cord, and an injury here could cause weakness, numbness, or bowel/bladder/sexual problems. Upper motor neuron problems occur (brisk reflexes, etc). The cauda equina is the bundle of nerves that the spinal cord terminates as. Problems here could cause similar symptoms, but lower motor neuron findings on exam. ...Read more
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