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Re: [Adults AMC] Neck Arthritis

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  • Michele Moskowitz
    He does have AMC, but he also has something called CM (which is Chiari Malformation) and SM (which is syringomyelia) The fusion helped him alot! He was losing
    Message 1 of 5 , Mar 4 5:37 PM
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      He does have AMC, but he also has something called CM (which is Chiari
      Malformation) and SM (which is syringomyelia) The fusion helped him alot!
      He was losing the ability to walk from the pressure on his spinal cord
      from the spinal stenosis and all the other problems that he was having in
      his neck.

      On Sun, Mar 4, 2012 at 5:09 PM, Vincent Grenier <ving973@...> wrote:

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      > Does he have AMC? How'd the fusion work out?
      >
      > ________________________________
      > From: Michele Moskowitz <smileyface136@...>
      > To: amc_adults@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Saturday, March 3, 2012 9:30 PM
      > Subject: Re: [Adults AMC] Neck Arthritis
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      > the only thing that helped my husband with arthritis in his neck was a
      > fusion.
      >
      > Michele
      >
      > On Sat, Mar 3, 2012 at 4:40 PM, ving973 <ving973@...> wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > Hello,
      > >
      > > I am 48 y.o. with AMC. I use a motorized wc. My whole life my neck has
      > > been very strong and I use it for leverage (rolling over in bed, etc.). I
      > > have been having pain for a while in my neck, and recently had a CT scan.
      > > It revealed that I have advanced degeneration, bone spurs, and stenosis.
      > > Have tried PT, acupuncture, massage, heat, pain killers, and the effects
      > > are short lived.
      > >
      > > Any suggestions would be appreciated.
      > >
      > > Vincent
      > >
      > >
      > >
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