This is my MRI Report, What does it mean, this is without contrast...
L3 - L4 narrowing of the right lateral recess with contact descending right l4 nerve root
Broad-based right far lateral disc protrusion with contact of the exited right L2 nerve root
L3-L4 Bilateral facet and Ligamentum flavum hypertrophy
Mild diffuse disc bulge with superimposed broad-based right foraminal/far lateral disc protrusion.
There is narrowing of the right lateral recess with contact of the descending right L4 nerve root
Contact of the exiting right L3 nerve root is also present.
There is overall mild central canal stenosis.
L4-L5Mild diffuse disc bulge with bilateral facet and ligamentum flavum hypertrophy
There is narrowing of the lateral recesses
Dependent edema within the dorsal subcutaneous soft tissues