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A 41-year-old female asked:

2010 had a fall.ct-scan, badly bruised.back still hurts when i stand,sit,walk to long.x-ray, t-11 crushed 75%.depending on mri, what can be done?

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Dr. Tom Harrington
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Thoracic compression: You have sustained a throracic compression fracture--pain should be better 3-4 yrs later. you should try some physical therapy who has an interest in spines. the procedure called kyphoplasty which involves putting some cement into your disc space---is less and less in favor now. hopefully some core strengthening and stretching exercises will help

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Last updated Apr 24, 2015

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