A 39-year-old member asked:
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what can cause lower back pain and numbness on the left side and middle back pain and numb on the right side?

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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Disk disease?: You need to be evaluated by a doctor. He needs to obtained a detailed history and perform a thorough physical exam. If your doctor is concerned, he/she will order appropriate imaging to confirm his suspicions. Numbness is not normal.
Answered on Nov 8, 2018
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