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bilateral lumbosacral radiculopathy

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Radiculopathy: Unlikely to be anything to worry about but please set up an appointment with the doctor that ordered this study and have him/her give you all the deta ... Read More
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Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Not as likely: as slightly mis-stating the type of pain. MS can have lesions at any spot and they show up eventually but usually not right at the start of symptoms ( ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
I can't say: It just sounds like too much to be related
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Nerve v degeneration: Lumbar radiculopathy a pain pattern due to nerve compression and spondylosus a term meaning degeneration of spine which can sometimes lead to a lumbar ... Read More
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See below: Spondylosis refers the development or degenerative changes in the spine, whereas radiculopathy infers the irritation of a nerve in the back. Spondylo ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Usually not: Most of these due to a disc problem get bettwr without surgery and the ones tgat need surgery, 90% get better as well.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Few test beside the: Physical exam, x-ray, mri, EMG ncs of the lower extremities.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Relief: Most due to a disc herniatiob get better with time and nonop care. 90%.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends on the: Severity of the condition, minor cases could be treated by medications and physical therapy, severe cases need surgical decompression.
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samir Lapsiwala
23 years experience Neurosurgery
Sciatica: Lumbar disk has degerated and is protruding out and compressing one of the nerves causing leg pain, numbness/tingling.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Lumbar radiculoparhy: Refers to disc in lumbar spine bulging or herniating pressing on nerve leading to symptoms of pain, numbness and sometimes weakness in lower extremity ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
36 years experience Pain Management
Spinal nerve block: A lumber spinal nerve block is used to deposit steroids directly on the inflamed nerve causing the radiculopathy.
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