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T5-T6 herniation/bone spur impression on spinal cord

Chronic thoracic pain, coming through chest. MRI show t5/T6 disc buldge, small bone spur light impression (anterior) on spinal cord. Muliti level mild degenerative disc disease. Neurosurgeon says no major neurological symptoms, just watch. Concern is, new symptoms : lower legs tingling. Should I worry? Anyone has similar injury?
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replied July 19th, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Its very common in old age. Paraneoplastic syndrome should be ruled out. Conservative strategy is best in this situation.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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