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Does anyone have or have you heard of syringomyelia?? (spine condition)

My cousin was just diagnosed and is seeking a 2nd opinion. However I was looking to gather more information on syringomyelia if possible. Tell me your story or the story of someone you know. Thanks so much,

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rocamom

Asked by rocamom at 7:40 AM on May. 27, 2009 in Health

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  • my mom had syringomyelia when the cord connects the brain and the nerves in the extremicts this damage may result in pain,weakness and stiffness on the back ,shoulders legs and hands you wont feel abailty feel the cold and hot especially on your hands?
    ranay375

    Answer by ranay375 at 1:11 PM on May. 27, 2009

  • My so was just diagnosed with it as well. Go to www.ASAP.org its american syringomeyelia alliance project and you can find everything you need to know.
    Tams_jade

    Answer by Tams_jade at 1:06 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

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