Nerve suppression due to Potts Spine

Patient

Q: Potts spine?? how long is the recovery period? any after effects? MRI also says an edema..

Symptoms:  Severe pain starting neck , radiating it to right hand. numbness in hand.
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Doctor

A:   Hi,
Thanks for your query.
I have gone through your query and understand your concern. You are likely to show improvement nearly 1month after starting Antitubercular treatment. Your pain will start reducing after 2 months. Complete recovery may take nearly 6 months.Hope your query get answered. Wishing you a good health. Take care.

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