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Old 12-01-2008, 02:56 PM   #1
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I have pain post surgery and don't understand terms in mri

does spinal canal and neural foramina are patent at al lumbar levels mean there is anything wrong?

 
Old 12-01-2008, 09:44 PM   #2
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Re: I have pain post surgery and don't understand terms in mri

No patent is good, it means they have plenty of room.

 
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Re: I have pain post surgery and don't understand terms in mri

No you are fine there -patent is good, it means they have plenty of room.

 
Old 12-01-2008, 10:03 PM   #4
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Re: I have pain post surgery and don't understand terms in mri

spinal canal and neural foramina = means the spinal and nerve canals are patent or open.

I think it means everything is fine but of course I am just another spinney like you.

 
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