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Answered: Neck surgery|spinal fluid

What causes to much spinal fluid

Answered: What is Spinal Stenosis?

Spinal stenosis occurs in the neck (cervical stenosis) or in the lower back (lumbar stenosis). In spinal stenosis, the nerves within the spine are compressed. In lumbar stenosis, the symptoms are usually leg pain or sciatica. Cervical stenosis can be much more dangerous, since the spinal cord ...

Answered: What does it mean when you have no spinal fluid? Anxiously awaiting to

Hello, It would be impossible to survive without spinal fluid. Think of it like a car running without motor oil. Now there are certain conditions where you may have less or more of the fluid, but never without it. Hope this helps.

Answered: What causes Lumbar disc prolapses?

The main causes of prolapsed or herniated disc are trauma and degenerative disc disease.

Answered: Disabling back pain throuh a spinal surgery

If your spinal vertebrae are already fused, spinal decompression therapy is unlikely to be helpful. I recommend acupuncture, massage therapy, and electrical muscle stimulation (EMS) instead. Go to http://www.best4health.net/id6.html for more information.

Answered: After 5 weeks of lumbar spine surgery, L5-S1, I ...

I have been since 05 with a l4-l5-s1 instrumented fusion,that had to be done twice within 10 days due to a near miss auto accident on my way home from the hosp.which resulted in the two screws pulling out of my l4 vertibrea,which also created a spinal leak that the surg.could not physicly get to to ...
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