A 57-year-old female asked:
severe lower back pain, stabbing and radiating around to front groin area. mri, showed hemangioma, what does that mean? neurologist or other dr?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Donald Colantino answered
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Neurosurgeon: I feel that a neurosurgeon is best qualified to evaluate you and he will review your images with the radiologist. A hemangioma is a growth of blood vessels and occur in various parts of the body. Something appears to be pressing on a nerve root coming out of the spine(like a disk).
Answered on Jun 26, 2018
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