- CASE FILE
Extreme chronic debilitating pain in my thoracic spine, lesions in vertebrae mimicking cancer. Radiating, depressing pain.
ABOUT THIS CASE FILE
i have lesions throughout my spine, which cause me extreme pain < 24 hours a day. they say i have cancer in m.r.is ,differentials always include neoplasic ( multiple myeloma) or infectious/ inflammatory process. i have seen many doctors , cancer doctors done two bone biopsy,lmyphnodes have been tested , all say no cancer. pets scan runs hot thou. infectious doctors ran tests for all things that mimic cancer all negative. Rh doctors say negative. they cant seem to find out what these lesions are that just popped up 3 years ago ,im in chronic pain in my upper spine that radtates done to my elbows and all the way up my neck. it hurts around my rib cage so bad ,i cant even wear sports bras . it hurts to sit for long periods of time and lifting or favorites things of mine, like horse back riding or other activities is outta the question without pain. drs now give me pain meds which are so bad for me and starting not to work as im getting used to them.its so bad and 24 hours a day and very depressing. ban like pain radiates around my ribs as well.i have 3 compression fractures in my t spine with 30 percent height loss as well