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lower back nerve damage symptoms

A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
See a neurosurgeon: While accupuncture may help relieve pain it will be best to start first with a neurosurgeon to rule out surgical injury before physical therapy and ac ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Acupuncture w e-stim: Ensure that your injury has been properly worked up (ie. Orthopedic surgeon, neurologist, neurosurgeon). Talk with your physician about using acupu ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Evans
43 years experience Neurology
Possibly: If you use the term sciatic nerve to mean nerve root damage, it depends upon the type of fracture. Sciatic nerve damage would depend upon the location ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gray Barrow
32 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes, absolutely .: There is no cure for this if your symptoms have been present for a year or more , but lyrica, (pregabalin) neurontin, or even an epidural steroid inje ... Read More
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Dr. David Lundin
27 years experience Neurosurgery
Nerve damage: Injury to nerves can cause odd feeling such as burning or itching that is difficult to localize. Your 3 prior back operations could be related depend ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
35 years experience Pain Management
Could be: Could also be due to muscle spasm, vertebral dysf., sacroiliac dysf, stretched/torn ligament in back, nerve injury/inflammation from a number of cause ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Sterling
30 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See a spine doctor: Middle back pain in a young man is almost always mechanical back pain (not from a disc injury or a nerve injury). It should get better from a simple ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
No not a known side: Neither of these two drugs are known to cause neuropathy(nerve damage).
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Not connected: There is no connection between the two.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
39 years experience Sports Medicine
No : An emg/ncv study of the lumbar spine is used to evaluate nerve issues related to the lower extremties and lumbar spine in order to evaluate the uppe ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
What surgery: You forgot to mention what kind of surgery you had it could be important my advise check with your doctors and start with the surgeon
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Feinberg
37 years experience Rheumatology
Back: The most common cause is a disk or back injury at your age. Other less common problems for a women your age include syringomyelia, inherited disk dis ... Read More

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