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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rohit Keswani
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: Physical therapy can help control some of the pain associated with radicular symptoms. It does not necessarily resolve the actual pathology (although ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Various ways.: Usuly will resolve on their own. I would recommend physical therapy along with anti-inflammatory medications. In the event this is a mechanical proble ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Usually no surgery: Most just get better with time. So anyone can claim a 90% success rate with their care as this is the natural history but lifestyle changes including ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Need more info: Chronologic age is not always a reliable indicator of general health. Important info not provided by your question: which nerve? Injured how? When? As ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Masson
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: Pinched nerves can be safe ly treated at any age. The decision depends on many factors, severity, disablement, health status and failure of conservat ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Liu
20 years experience Neurosurgery
See your doctor.: A pinched nerve can produce very painful symptoms. If you are concerned, visit your physician. They can order additional testing and imaging studies, ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atif Haque
18 years experience Neurosurgery
variable symptoms: Patients can have varying degrees of pain, weakness, and/or numbness.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
17 years experience Pain Management
Need MRI: If you are concerned, i would consider asking your physician to order you an MRI to evaluate your spine.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Pain and/or weaknes: In time, atrophy of the supplied muscle can occur.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas A. McNally
26 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Many: Medications, physical therapy, injections and if all of that fails, microsurgical decompression.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
GENERIC: Nerve compression almost invariably leads to the following symptoms: numbness, and pain, associated with weakness and muscle atrophy if a motoric nerv ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Very common: Pinched nerve is a condition when too much pressure is applied to a nerve by surrounding tissues. The treatment needs to begin with rest of the the af ... Read More

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