Posted by: Linda | 2011/03/10

Born with fusion of 2 neck vertibre

My daugter recency lost feeling in her hands,arm &  had sever pain in the shoulders.
The doc sent her for Xray''s where they picked up that she was born with 2 vertibrethat is fused and is causing a blockage which in turn causes pain in movement of the neck.
He now refered her to a phisio and this does not felp she must make an appointment with a Orthopedic spes.We are very worried is this dangerous can it get worse. And can it be cured with phisio treatment.
Thank You
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If there is a congenital fusion encroaching on the nerves, it is doubtful that any physical treatment will benefit your daughter. Referral to a specialist surgeon - neuro / ortho is preferential.

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