Name of the Patient : Abc Xyzer Gorlmn / F / 43 yrs.
Referred by : Dr. Abc Xyzah.
Examination : M.R.I. of the Cervical Spine.
CLINICAL PROFILE :
C/O neck pain radiating to BUE with paresthesias in the BUE since 2 months with giddiness.
M.R.I of the cervical spine was performed using the following parameters :
4 mm thick T1 Weighted and T2 Weighted sagittal images.
5 mm thick T1 Weighted and Fast Scan (T2 *) axial images.
There is loss of normal cervical curvature.
The C5-C6 intervertebral disc shows loss of water content.
There is a postero-central disc herniation with peridiscal osteophytes at the C5-C6 level with anterior indentation of the spinal cord.
A small postero-central disc protrusion is seen at the C4-C5 level.
The cervical vertebral bodies and the remaining intervertebral discs show normal signal intensity. The joints of Luschka and the visualized pre and paravertebral soft tissues are unremarkable.
The cervical spinal cord reveals normal signal intensity.
The atlanto-axial region and the cervico-medullary junction are unremarkable.
1. A postero-central disc herniation with peridiscal osteophytes at the C5-C6 level.
2. A small postero-central disc protrusion at the C4-C5 level.