Discussions By Condition: Injury

an sloved problem

Posted In: Injury 0 Replies
  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • June 24, 2010
  • 01:32 AM

Hi, I am a 24 year old woman. I got into a car accident two year ago and broke my neck. I broke c3, c4, and c5. I was put in a neck brace instead of a hallo in Maryland. Then told by the doctor I could get on the plane and go back home a week later. It has been two years and I have still not fully recovered. I have a disc plunged in my neck, It never held properly. I also now have arthritis in my back. I go to pain management. I have tired physical therapy twice. Both times I have been discharged because my body goes into full body spam, which results in the emergency room. I live a very scary and unpredictable life. Just sitting up to long or walking around triggers my pain. When I get pain usually right after I get muscle spasms which my start in my back, legs, or arms then pass to my whole body. I can not move, talk, or control it. I feel a sharp shooting pain going up and down my body. My body starts to shake. Some doctors say I am to young to have all these problems. It is not normal to have whole body spasms. I should not have pain in my legs and arms. I have been to over eight doctors and I still have no answers. So I just take the medications they give me which make me sleepy. I have so much more to say but my main focus was to see is anyone out there going through something similar to me or have any ideas. Thanks

Reply Flag this Discussion
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.