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A 40-year-old male asked:

I had anterior/posterior fusion l5-s1 in 2001. spinal stenosis and ddd herniated disk l3/4 in 2009. is it possible to now be developing arachnoiditis?

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Dr. Chris Faubel
Pain Management 14 years experience
Quite possible: It's definitely possible. An epidural steroid injection or spinal cord stimulator may help tremendously. But first, one would have to be properly evaluated by a spine specialist (pm;r, orthopedic spine surgeon or neurosurgeon) and diagnosed with that.

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Last updated Dec 3, 2014

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