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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
May be not !: Is there any weakness and is the numbness improving Avoid exercise especially bending the back or treadmill Stationery bicycle may be ok
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Is this new?: It would help to know if this problem is new or not. It is possible that some problem with a lower level nerve is causing the feeling in your gluteal ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jordan Fersel
36 years experience Pain Management
Neuropathic pain: You may still have irritation of the nerve root but it is also possible that you have injury to a peripheral nerve innervating the knee. This possibil ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Frankel
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Common: Spondylolisthesis commonly causes back pain. Lumbar stenosis commonly causes leg pain, numbness especially with extended activity. Weight control and ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Tomasello
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See below: Some of the problems in your lower extremities may be attributed from your underlying back condition. A thorough evaluation by an orthopedic surgeon ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Variable: Go see your spine surgeon. How long has it been? Over a year, maybe a microdiscectomy.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
John Sarno's: books on back pain may be helpful. Peace and good health.
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A female asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Pain where: where is your pain before and after?its hard to know what tour doctor is thinking he may only prescribe post op pain meds for 6 weeks and doesnt presc ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tung Nguyen
30 years experience Neurosurgery
S1 nerve root: A large l4-5 disc herniation can compress multiple nerves. Most commonly, the L5 nerve root that innervates the front of your shin and top of your foo ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Nagesh Krish
39 years experience Neurology
Entrap roots : Possibly roots can be trapped or spinal space can be stenosed

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