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A 21-year-old male asked:

is pelvic traction a good option for releaving siatica pain and numbness, caused by a degenrative bulging disc (seen on mri)?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
Pain Management 36 years experience
Not recommended: No traction and no deep tissue massage are recommended for this condition. This condition must be professionally managed. See interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management.

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Last updated Aug 23, 2014

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