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Advanced Degenerative Arthritis in my neck. Painful! What options have you used?

DivineDDivine Posts: 1
edited 12/17/2014 - 3:01 AM in Degenerative Disc Disease
I have shooting pains that take my breath away plus spasms. I have lost my balance and fallen 3 times this month. On one of the falls I broke my tailbone. Tingling in my hands plus my elbow is painful.


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It would be very helpful if you could provide us with more details. Here are some questions that you
should answer: You did not provide the member community with anything we could respond to.

  • - When did this first start?
    - Was it the result of an accident or trauma?
    - What doctors have you seen?
    - What Conservative treatments have you had? Which ones?
    - What diagnostic tests have you had? And their results
    - What medications are you currently using?
    - Has surgery been discussed as an option?
    - What is your doctor’s action plan for treating you?

Providing answers to questions like this will give the member community here a better understanding
of your situation and make it easier to respond.

What were the circumstances regarding your multiple falls. After your broke your tailbone, I assumed you went
to the Emergency Room, what did they do for you?

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--- Ron DiLauro, Spine-Health System Moderator : 12/17/14 08:58

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