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Old 11-17-2008, 07:00 AM   #1
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MRI Scan - Need Help Understanding Results

I was just wondering if anyone could help decifer what my mri results mean:
Early Reduction in hydration signal at L5/S1.
Minimal posterior disc bulge without evidence of impingement.
Help would be much appreciated

 
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Old 11-18-2008, 05:48 AM   #2
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Re: MRI Scan - Need Help Understanding Results

[QUOTE=dannyb0410;3795990]I was just wondering if anyone could help decifer what my mri results mean:
Early Reduction in hydration signal at L5/S1.
Minimal posterior disc bulge without evidence of impingement.
Help would be much appreciated[/QUOTE]

sounds like your disc is shrinking or drying up at l5s1.... i have the same thing goin on as well and you also have a disc bulge that is not touching anything harmful like your thecal sac or spinal cord which is a good thing for now. where is your pain ?

 
Old 11-19-2008, 05:53 AM   #3
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Re: MRI Scan - Need Help Understanding Results

Thank you, my pain is mostly: lower back; but also grion, pelivc area, occasional ciatic left leg/buttock. My pain is increased during the week before and few days into my menstrul cycle.

 
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