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How To Interpret Mri Spondylolisthesis
Unsure: A reversal of a spondylolisthesis is possibly a radiologist 's term that I am unfamiliar with.If c6 has a " spondylo" it means that it has slipped forward on the vertebral body below it(c7). If it is " reversed" it may mean that it has slipped ' backward' on c7.(retrolisthesis)...? Possibly due to disc degeneration/ facet joint arthrosis/ instability etc. Check w/ your physician about significance. ...Read more
Mri or magnetic resonance imaging is one of the more recently developed imaging modalities available to physicians. It uses powerful magnets to generate images. There is no ionizing radiation which is a major advantage over many other modalities. Mri is the best imaging exam that we have for most soft tissue and joint related problems. There are radiologists ...Read more
I need to have dr. Fill out form 4 sdi. I have MRI and xrays to confirm my spondylolisthesis. What specialist would confirm? Nuero, ortho, chiro?
SDI: It really can be filled out by any physician. It is just a question if that physician feels comfortable. Just ask them. ...Read more
Mri findings say acquired spondylolisthesis and cervical spinal stenosis with myelopathy . I am in a great amount of pain. What next ?
Exam, radiographs: A careful physical may pick it up, but in most cases the deformity is not visible to the eye. Plain radiographs (x-rays) show the slip (spondylolisthesis). If done standing, they can show subtle slips that go away while lying down. Mri and ct are helpful if there are nerve symptoms (like leg pain, numbness, weakness) and if surgery is being considered. Bone scan is sometimes used too. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
None to varied: There are several types of spondylolisthesis these can have no symptoms to varying types of back &/or leg pain with or without any numbness, tingling or weakness in the legs. 70% of the degenerative or acquired type & 90% of the congenital type are treated non operatively, the pain is usually worse with activity & better with rest. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A backward spinal sl: Your spine vertebra don't line up front back and one has slipped back this is a different condition than the commonly treated anterior slipping they have different treatment algorithms and prognosis general part of segmental degeneration a levels higher than l3. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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