Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, inflammatory, multisystem, autoimmune disorder. It is a disabling and painful condition which can lead to substantial loss of mobility due to pain and joint destruction.
Well I went to my first Dr appointment with my premire Dr. And of course she said there is nothing we can do about it just put ice pack and ect and that millions of people go threw this. But she did prescibe pain Meds. I told her about my back waist and feets. Well she told me I most likely have it all over and that was it. I told her I need more than just words I did xrays and it to be doconment in writing. So she order xray of only the back well thats a start. I never know if I need that for futher reference on paper in writing. I was also late this month with my period test came out neg but still a little earlier now that I dont want to be preggo I just might be but I went ahead and did the xrays.
She did give my the xrays results which I was surpise. There is one I dont recall it one called Spine Cervical Ap Lateral Odontoid ER.Going to type what its says so maybe you can tell me what it mean. The Dr just gave them to me and left. Component results
Findings AP and Lateral views of the Cervical poine are smitted for normal cervical lordosis. There are degenerative changes identified at multiople levels throughout the cervical spine. most prominently at the level of C5-C6.,where there is dics cpace narrowing,osteophytes projecting and endplate solerosis. There isno prevertebral soft tissue be a normal atlantoaxial interval. Evaluation of the dens is limited on is incompletely evaluated. If there is continid strong cocern for fracture, CT scan could be performed. Impression.1.Loss of the normal cervical lordsis 2.Degenerative changes, as above. 3.LLimited study , as above. Please Can Anyone Tell me what this Means.What I think it means all my bones are a Mess.