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A 30-year-old member asked:

I have lower back pain and side pain and ankles and cabs. what should i do?

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Dr. Kornelis Poelstra
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 24 years experience
Back and leg pain : It's difficult to determine the true cause of your leg pain, but it can be associated with the back. Please have yourself evaluated by the spine docs at rothman / jefferson. They'll take good care of you and can determine the true cause. Hopefully stretching and pt will do the trick then!
Dr. Joseph Gregorace
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine 28 years experience
Your low back pain into the legs could be caused by a herniated disc causing radiculopathy. Consult with a physiatrist (PM&R) for exam
Jun 16, 2013

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