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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No cure, but can: Treat symptomology and help strengthen other areas to take off stress to impinged/irritated areas. Include physical therapy and core strengthening to ... Read More

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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience 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
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Rovner
18 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Spinal surgery: The most common surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis is laminectomy which removes bone from the spine to remove pressure from the nerves. Depending on ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Callaghan
52 years experience Addiction Medicine
See PCP first.: Oit depends on what kind of infection, how severe the infection and the proximity to the bladder. I would consult your surgeon to get it checked but g ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not enough info: It is impossible to even begin to answer your question when one has almost no history, cannot examine you and cannot review the MRIs. If you have ques ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: Not worried, no. It could have simply been a misread by the radiologist; sometimes the findings of surgery can be subtle and so a radiologist may hav ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathryn Ko
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Conservative: Try non narcotic pain mess such as alleve, physical therapy, accupuncture, injections.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
It : It is not likely. During a colonoscopy, the scope is inserted into the rectum and into the colon, and there is much space between the colon and lumbar ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
The surgery with the: Best prognosis & the best outcomes is the one that is truly indicated after failing nonoperative care done by a surgeon who is well qualified who wil ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Spine surgery: Isometric exercises such as planks are excellent to strengthen neck and back muscles. It is important to strengthen abdominal muscles in combination w ... Read More

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