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A 45-year-old male asked:

I have a question about long term nagging back pain and x-ray interpretation?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 17 years experience
What's the question?: If its long term and seems you've had an x-ray already, probably need an MRI and a good physical exam to get the right diagnosis to steer you towards the right treatment.

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A 39-year-old member asked:

How do doctors evaluate long term back pain?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
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History: By history, physical examination, and appropriate testing.
A 43-year-old member asked:

What are some alternative remedies for long term back pain?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Exercise, loose : Weight, stay in shape are the best remedies to compact chronic back pain, do some stretching exercises in the morning , do not eat before bed time, stop smoking if you do and use advil (ibuprofen) twice to three time a day with food.

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