Thoracic Disc Annular Tear

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What is Thoracic Disc Annular Tear?

An annular tear occurs when the tough exterior (or the annulus fibrosus) on an intervertebral disc rips or tears. The annulus fibrosus is composed of several layers, each of which can become torn.

What is it like to have Thoracic Disc Annular Tear?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Nothing reported yet
Strength Training, Amitriptyline, Aquatic Therapy Exercises
Nothing reported yet
Nothing reported yet
Sertraline

What do patients take to treat Thoracic Disc Annular Tear and its symptoms?

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Who has Thoracic Disc Annular Tear on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 9 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 3 say Thoracic Disc Annular Tear is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 1
40s 4
50s 1
60s 1
70+ 1

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

71% Females
29% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 5
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Thoracic Disc Annular Tear patients who have completed their condition history
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