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Baxter, TN
A 35-year-old female asked:

lower back pain around spine legs/feet ache/hurt/cramp/numbness. blood work k. what tests should i have done next? what could b causeing this?

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Dr. Prem Gupta
neurology 48 years experience
Many causes: Common causes include arthritis on the facet joints and herniated disc. See a neurologist. You need imaging of your back.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 17 years experience
Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether.

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Last updated May 12, 2020

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