A 41-year-old female asked:
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is lumbar radiculopathy 4 life? pain for weeks, ease up awhile, only to return again. no disc problem nor childbirth. what cause pain come/go?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
MRI: Pressure on a nerve root by a spur or disk may not disappear, but can be treated if an MRI documents their presence. A neurosurgeon could evaluate you for epidural injections or surgery for example.
Answered on May 7, 2016
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Dr. Caroline Cribari
22 years experience Psychiatry
Also investigate mindfulness meditation for pain management.
Feb 26, 2014

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