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sore at base of spine

A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
20 years experience Neurosurgery
Poor question: Please re-ask your question. Just because you have a L1 fracture doesn't mean you have a surgical problem or that someone can fix your back pain surgi ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Pressure over bones: Our skin is made to take pressure, deeper tissues are not. When you lost weight, you also lost some of the deeper fatty protective tissue and now any ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Lumbar facet: Most lumbar facet injections provide relief within 7-10 days( some actually work sooner) There is minimal scrapping of the bone, if you r still in sev ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Hard to say: Have to take a look. It could be a lymph node a cyst, an infection. Id see your doctor or post a picture here
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldie
47 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Probably muscular: The neck and low back are covered with small muscles. These get stretched and bruised with regular movement. Small nerves travel through these muscl ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Second opinion: get another opinion and MRI of C-spine.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: You need an evaluation like there might be something infected there that needs treatment .
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible : Nerve impingement in the cervical/ neck area, needs imaging study such as MRI of cervical area, possibly even brain. Have an evaluation as soon as po ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Depends on several: factors: exact duration, severity of pain on a scale of 1-10, ?history of overuse/stenuous lifting or bending. If not allergic I would recommend OTC i ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Shim
Dr. John Shim answered
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle strain.: May be a pulled muscle, or an irritation of the nerves to the muscles of the back. At age 64, I am guessing that you may have arthritis of the back ... Read More
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