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Tethered spinal cord

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 


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Tethered Spinal Cord Overview:

  • Condition where the spinal cord is abnormally attached to the surrounding tissues, restricting its movement

  • Can occur at the base of the spine and lead to various neurological symptoms

Causes of Tethered Spinal Cord:

  • Congenital condition (present at birth)

  • Spinal cord injury or trauma

  • Tumors or lesions affecting the spinal cord

  • Scar tissue formation after spinal surgery

Signs and Diagnosis:

  • Symptoms may include back pain, leg weakness, numbness, and bowel or bladder dysfunction

  • Diagnosis through imaging studies (MRI) to visualize the tethered spinal cord and assess its impact on surrounding structures

Treatment for Tethered Spinal Cord:

  • Surgical intervention to release the tethered spinal cord

  • Rehabilitation to address neurological symptoms

  • Medications for pain management and to address complications

NYPMD Pain Doctors for Tethered Spinal Cord:

  • Specialized evaluation by NYPMD pain doctors outside New York

  • Expertise in managing pain associated with tethered spinal cord

  • Collaborative approach with neurosurgeons and other specialists for comprehensive patient care

What You Can Expect at NYPMD for Tethered Spinal Cord:

  • Thorough assessment of the tethered spinal cord and its impact on neurological function

  • Personalized pain management plans tailored to individual needs

  • Surgical expertise and postoperative care for optimal recovery

  • Holistic support for improved spinal function and overall well-being

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 

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