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This is Dr. David
I am sorry you fractured your cervical spine
it sounds like you have nerve damage causing neuropathy in your hands
yes, this nerve damage in your neck can cause these changes.
you might benefit from nerve pain medications like neurontin (gabapentin) or lyrica (pregabalin) to help decrease
the ice cold neuropathy pain
you might need spine surgery to help repair the spine at C-5/6
have you tried these nerve pain medications before?
yes and had surgery to replace c5/6 with titanium cage
have you been on neurontin or lyrica before?
that might help your hands icy cold symptoms.
no i haven't but will mention my hands to consultant when i next see him
that is a good idea.
I hope the medications help your hands.
let me know if you have other questions.
best of luck to you
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