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A 25-year-old female asked:
Is it normal for a 20 year old female of average build to have moderate facet arthrosis/hypertrophy of lumbar spine? What causes it so young??
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Mri: moderate disc protrusion l5,annular tear,moderate facet joint hypertrophy entire lumbar spine,grade1 spondylolisthsis l5,L1L2 and L5S1 spur, bad?
A 43-year-old female asked:
Mri lumbar spine... There is mild facet hypertrophy of l4- L5 and l5-s1 bilaterally.. Impression: mild facet of l4-l5 and l5-s1. Pkease explain..
A female asked:
MRI of lumbar spine lists desiccation of disc at L5-S1. L4-L5 mild facet arthropathy & hypertrophy. L5-S1 minimal bulge & moderate facet ^. Meaning??
A 56-year-old female asked:
My MRI results of the lower Lumber Spine. Mild degenerative changes of lumbar spine worse at L5-S1 level with broad based > disk bulge and moderate facet joint hypertrophy causing minimal left sided > neuroforaminal narrowing. Is there a non-surgical trea
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Can you tell me what the following means. Facet arthropathy is in the lumbar spine. I have lower adobomen pain?
A 54-year-old female asked:
Lumbar spine-3herniated discs,impigment nerves,buldging discs,central stenosis and facet arthopathy do i need surgery or just injections?
Dr. Yash Khanna answered
56 years experience in Family Medicine
PainManagementPT&: If you had not good response to PT,Pain Maagement including Facet Point Injections or Epidural Injecions than surgery may be the only choice You have ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
"Facet enlargement in the lower lumbar spine and multilevel degen disc narrowing.There is foraminal stenosis, greatest on the r side @ L4-L5" Meaning?
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