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is pain shooting down the leg a symptom of spinal stenosis

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Your question is???: You have not asked a question but those symptoms strongly suggest you need a neurologic evaluation as soon as possible.

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
You need evaluation: It is not clear this could be mechanical or inflammation. You can ask your physician to evaluate and/ you for both and if there is a clue of inflamm ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Gujer
26 years experience Anesthesiology
You: Need to get back into your primary doctor to have a neurological exam done.
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Dr. Jonathan Hyde
29 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Post-laminectomy: Considering a history of a 360 spinal fusion, i would recommend a follow-up evaluation with your surgeon. Depending on how everything healed, there ca ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Nichol
30 years experience Anesthesiology
Possibly: Spinal stenosis can cause your symptoms especially if you also have a bulging disc at that level. Epidural steroid injections and/or treatment with s ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Marx
48 years experience Pain Management
Need Reevaluation: .. All the way to .. Is important. Have you told your surgeon? Was there immediate relief that didn't last? Have you seen a pain specialist-concerns a ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
33 years experience Pain Management
L1-L3: Spinal stenosis is compressing bilateral l1-l3 spinal nerves.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atif Haque
18 years experience Neurosurgery
Usually: The vast majority of my lumbar stenosis patients improve significantly following surgical decompression in terms of how far they can walk.

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