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hi i have a paracentral disc bulge with mild chord flattening and narrowing, i think it's gotten worse. what should i do?

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Dr. Foead Geula
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Depends: If there is no neurological deficit, conservative care can be tried with pt/chiro and medication managements. Epidural steroid injections can be considered. Rarely, surgery is required.
Answered on Jan 4, 2014

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