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A 30-year-old female asked:

Herniated disc at l5-s1,which compresses my dural sac and shrinks the canal,and terrible sciatica..am i candidate for surgery?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology 34 years experience
Depends: This is a question that cannot be answered virtually. Need to examine and view the films for definitive answer.
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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 18 years experience
YES: See surgeon for details and what may be able to help you
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Last updated Feb 8, 2020

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