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Where Are C5 And C6 On The Spine Located
I was in a car accident and the doctors said my xray came back with mild anterior osteophytosis to the c5 and C6 of the spine. What does this mean?
Mri spine suggests slight loss of signal from interertebral discs at c4-c5 and c5-c6 suggest degenerative change, minimal lossof signal at c2-c3.
Your very young: For these findings! any history of trauma? ...Read more
Would a surgeon recommend Moderate-Severe Cervical Spine Stenosis @(c5-7) and kyphosis (c6) that is not symptomatic or slightly symptomatic?
Need second opinion: not sure what you mean? is he recommending surgery for this with no symptoms? maybe he sees something of danger that could happen like an aneurysm ready to blow ,[not there just example] so if so get another neurosurgeons opinion before going forth . never smoke , that kills you and ability to heal ...Read more
I had MRI cervical spine w&w/o contrast. Impression says: c6-7 protrusion & spondylosis w/mild left neural foraminal compromise & c5-6. Pls explain?
Cervical Spine MRI: The findings identify degeneration of the discs in the cervical spine causing compression of two hole in your spine (c5-6, c6-7). If you are having left arm pain, this may be the cause. Otherwise the findings are a normal progression of spinal wear and tear of a 56 yo spine. Please review the findings with the physician who ordered the MRI or a surgeon specializing in spinal surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My spine has straight alignment C6/C5 disc space is narrowed ... The subarticular surface between them has some bone sclerosis more of C5 which neck support should I use?
Symptoms??: There are no perfect neck supports. Wearing neck collars weakens the neck muscles so they should only be worn as a last resort to diminish neck muscle spasms and removed after 1-2 weeks to prevent atrophy of the muscles. You should see you doctor and determine if you would benefit from PT to strengthen those neck muscles.much depends on symptoms sine we don't treat XRays or MRI scans ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean when there's slight narrowing of c5-c6 intervertebral disc in cervical-spine xray result?
Recent MRI of cervical spine shows spinal cord swelling at c5- C6 , had acdf sugery in sept. Why is there still swellinh?
Hard to say: There are multiple potential causes. It still might be residual from what you had before surgery, there may be continued compression, or have been a surgical complication. Your surgeon would be the best to interpret the meaning of the study based upon your individual case. Thank you for your question. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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