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Hi doctors, can you tell me what is lumbrosacral neuritis/radiculitis?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Generic: If a nerve is pinched in the lower back, by a ruptured disc, this is termed radiculopathy. If the nerve root is merely irritated or inflamed, this would be radiculitis. Neuritis would refer to peripheral nerve in the leg, a more distal process.

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