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Aurora, NE
A 25-year-old female asked:

I had an xstop placed in my lower spine 2 years ago . i now get a popping noise in my back and my right leg goes numb, should i be concerned?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
Yes: If the numbness is new to you i would be concern.
Dr. Will Moorehead
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 53 years experience
Yes: You most likely have an irritation of a nerve root. You should see your spinal surgeon for evaluation.

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