A 39-year-old male asked:
What is the treatment for multiple pars fracture patient misdiagnosed with spasm after 14 years of being told to push through pain?
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 40 years experience
Several options: these fractures won't heal on their own, some surgeons will plate them to form a fusion, but most will answer like you mentions. Braces for,the low back can help, maintaining core strength, tight abs, limit belly fat, use good posture and lifting technique.
Try topical pain meds as well, patch of diclofenac will stay over affected areas, and pain meds when needed.
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Last updated Jul 28, 2015
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