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A 51-year-old female asked:

Mri shows l4-5 posterior disc protusion with annular tear indenting the thecal sac and at l5-s1 posterior central disc bulging with annular tear?

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Dr. Kaveh Karandish
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
Disk bulging : Based on the severity of these findings he treatment modalities will be different ... Many folks have some mild degree of disk bulging that can be managed with physical therapy and pain control and special exercises...you may need an orthopedic clinic visit .

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Last updated Mar 5, 2020

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