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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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Experience:  Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
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I had an operation about 25 years ago on my spinal

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I had an operation about 25 years ago on my spinal chord(c5-C6) and
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I had a spinal chord operation about 25 years ago and recently I have been experiencing spasms in my left leg which causes me to lose my balance and fall. The local Doctor says it is nerve degeneration and there is nothing he can do for me. any suggestions?
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: Has been no swelling.It justs hits me with no warning
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not that I am aware of.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 months ago.

Nerve degeneration where? What test did you have to confirm this?