A 65-year-old female asked:
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Grade 2 anterolisthesis L5 on s1 with severe loss of disk height. Moderate loss of disk height at l3-4 and l4-5. Pars defect at l5. Right leg goes numb after standing still for 5 min or more. Surgery?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Probably: You need to be evaluated by a neurosurgeon if you have not. The neurologic symptoms you describe are worthy of aggressive treatment.
Answered on Sep 30, 2013
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