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arachnoid cyst

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  • Posted By: lalmen1
  • October 28, 2006
  • 06:26 PM

Hi
My name is Lynne and 6mths ago, after extreme nausia and vomitting, I was given a CT scan and MRI (or MRV) and told I had an arachnoid cyst on my brain stem. The Dr. more or less told me that it was just a coincidence it was found and my symptoms were asymptomatic. Therefore, they have done nothing for me so far and the symptoms have become so bad that I cannot work (or do much of anything at all). The symptoms include: bad headaches, pains in ears and jaw, swelling of face and neck, tingling and numbness of different areas, mucsle spasms, dizziness, nausia, diahrea, and joint and muscle aches and pains.
Help!!!

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