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Why would doctors want me to go to ED if i got increased numbness and or pins as needles after minor C6 disk tear and nerve root irritation?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Permanent damage

The goal is to prevent permanent damage to the spinal cord or nerve root.
If symptoms warranted it, the ed would consult a neurosorgeon. Muscle weakness would be an ominous symptom or sign.

In brief: Permanent damage

The goal is to prevent permanent damage to the spinal cord or nerve root.
If symptoms warranted it, the ed would consult a neurosorgeon. Muscle weakness would be an ominous symptom or sign.
Dr. Donald Colantino
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Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Your Dr entertains

The possibility of a stroke, symptoms from which resembles that of a pinched nerve.
Stroke is not common though among young people. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/pain-management/pain-management-cervical-radiculopathy.

In brief: Your Dr entertains

The possibility of a stroke, symptoms from which resembles that of a pinched nerve.
Stroke is not common though among young people. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/pain-management/pain-management-cervical-radiculopathy.
Dr. Victor Bonuel
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