Hi, My current spine issues are:
T8 chronic wedge deformities
T9 chronic wedge deformities
T 10 chronic wedge deformities
T-9 degenerative vacuum phenomenon
T1 Thur T 7osteophytes
T-3 disk bulge
T4-5 disk bulge
T-9 disk bulge
T2-3 disk herniation, disk degeneration
T4-5 disk herniation, disk degeneration
T7-8 disk herniation, disk degeneration
T9-10 disk herniation, disk degeneration
T10-11 disk herniation, disk degeneration
L1-2 disk herniation with caudal extrusion of approx 7mm
L2-3 disk herniation with cranial extrusin of approx 5-6mm
*also indentation on the ventral surface of the thecal sac
L3-4 narrowing of disk, disk herniation
L3-4 disk bulge with mild mass effect on the thecal sac
L4 impingement of the nerve root
L4-5 mild deffused disk bulge with minimal mass effect on the theco sac
L4 left hemilaminectomy defect I also have:
Bilateral Carpal Tunnel
SCS IMPLANT '07
impingement on root nerve L4
Chronic Back Pain
Acute Bilateral Radiculopathy
Degenerative Disk Joint Disease
Post lumbar syndrome
failed back surgery
seen a neurosurgeon and no surgery at this time.
So what is left for me?
I know I'll have pain the rest of my life.
I'm not looking for drugs I want relief.
I can not work.
Seeing a shrink as well.