It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Spinal Cord Disorders Message Board

  • Tethered Spinal

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 07-23-2006, 07:36 AM   #1
    lulabella
    Newbie
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Jul 2006
    Location: London
    Posts: 2
    lulabella HB User
    Re: Tethered Spine Or Ms ?

    Hi,

    I just came by your post. I'm currently diagnosed with Probable MS, but I actually think that the problems are caused by Tethered Spinal Cord. I have been trying to do some research into this, but am finding it very difficult to find anything out.

    I was born with the following defects: Bent toes/fingers, Hole in my lumbar to the side (Dermal Sinus Tract), Scoliosis, One of my kidneys half the size.

    My symtoms as of today are:
    Blackouts
    Tremors (arms/legs)
    Loss of Strength
    Pain in legs
    Numbness in arms and legs
    Headaches
    Pins and Needles
    Back Pain
    Heat/Sun Intolerance
    Speech issues (started to stammer)
    Memory Issues (Very forgetful)
    Clumsiness
    Tiredness
    Dragging feet
    Slight Incontinence Issues


    I also have Ashma and PCOS.

    It's such a nightmare trying to figure out whats going on, I'm back at the Neurologise on tuesday, so we'll see what he says. I know that my birth defects could well be symtamatic of Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome, but what confuses me is that whilst some of my symptoms relate, not all of them do. However TSCS is also something that has not had alot of research put into it, so who knows.

    Regards

    Louise

     
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 07-23-2006, 10:12 AM   #2
    mystara
    Inactive
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Jul 2006
    Posts: 5
    mystara HB User
    Re: Tethered Spine Or Ms ?

    [REMOVED]

    Please review the acceptable types of urls that may be posted. URL's containing posting boards, products for sale or commercial websites are not permitted. Please honor your user agreement and abide by the rules

    Last edited by HBMod07; 07-23-2006 at 11:07 AM. Reason: Please do not post urls containing posting boards.

     
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Baby with tethered spinal cord debsite Spinal Cord Disorders 12 06-27-2012 07:53 PM
    Tethered Cord / Other?? fuzzy101 Spinal Cord Disorders 0 03-03-2010 06:25 PM
    does anyone have a child with tethered spinal cord amy1973 Spinal Cord Disorders 3 07-09-2009 08:15 PM
    Tethered Spinal Cord and Cavovarus foot MyKidsMOM0122 Spinal Cord Disorders 0 04-23-2009 02:45 PM
    question about tethered spinal cord freedom2dream Spinal Cord Disorders 0 05-27-2008 09:43 PM
    Teathered Cord bwillett Spinal Cord Disorders 15 06-02-2005 06:14 AM
    Tethered Spine Or Ms ? HERZY Spinal Cord Disorders 1 02-03-2005 11:49 AM
    11-yr old MRI for Spinal Curve progression and possible tethered cord... kippy6 Back Problems 4 12-09-2004 06:00 AM




    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:18 PM.





    2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!