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I have l5s1 disc herniation pain left buttock leg calf and foot , difficulty walking and very painful sitting pain is now radiating to left testicle ?

I have l5s1 disc herniation pain left buttock leg calf and foot , difficulty walking and very painful sitting pain is now radiating to left testicle ?

Spine Center: Ron..would strongly suggest that you be evaluated and treated CONSERVATIVELY by a Spine Center if there is one within any reasonable distance form where you live. This would generally be based at a local hospital but cold be a group of doctor in office setting...At the very least see a Physiatrist (NOT Psychiatrist important spelling difference!! Good luck Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Can a disc herniation L5S1 cause cramping sensation in the calf muscle? Calf Does not hurt when touched

Can a disc herniation L5S1 cause cramping  sensation in the calf  muscle? Calf Does not hurt when touched

Yes: That nerve does go down the leg. It known as the sciatic nerve and it may and can give you symptoms in the calf . That should be discussed with your doctor to see what can be done ...Read more

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How to tell doctor about painful leg heaviness after a car accident results in Left Disc Herniation at L5/S1? Should I go to my PCP? Cause? 20 F 216lb

How to tell doctor about painful leg heaviness after a car accident results in Left Disc Herniation at L5/S1? Should I go to my PCP? Cause? 20 F 216lb

Good start: That would be a good start. You may also find a pmr doctor or general orthopedic surgeon who could be helpful. They will do a good neurological exam, likely prescribe physical therapy which can be very helpful and see if you need any further testing, or treatment. ...Read more

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Had disc herniation in 2015 L5S1, recently i get pain in my back , especially at right bottom, but sometimes it is relived with exercise and repeats.

Had disc herniation in 2015 L5S1, recently i get pain in my back , especially at right bottom, but sometimes it is relived with exercise and repeats.

Back pain: You should consult with your physician The pain could be related to a recurrent L5-S1 disc problem. If so, McKenzie exercises will help the most ...Read more

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Is swimming good exercise to avoid disc herniation. I had herniation 9 months back at l5 s1 want to get relieved permanent. What to do. ?

Is swimming good exercise to avoid disc herniation. I had herniation 9 months back  at l5 s1 want to get relieved  permanent. What to do.

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Recommend: Swimming is one of the best approaches to take pressure off back, but strengthen and stretch core muscles. Even can be used with full disc ruptures, but works very well in rehab setting, when disc has desiccated and become smaller. ...Read more

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Is swimming good exercise for disc herniation and help in healing it for l5 s1.

Is swimming good exercise for disc herniation and help in healing it for l5 s1.

Not really. When U-: -swim U arch Ur back. As far as healing, that's a function controlled by Ur body. A disk that ruptures the annulus, all U can do is B careful, & activity modification. Once it has crossed that barrier, it's only a mater of time B4 it protrudes enough 2 cause leg pain & needs surgery. 4 back pain only the Rx is symptomatic. NSAIDS if able 2 decrease the inflammation & PT helps soothe it. ...Read more

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Does a annular tear, and disc herniation, at L5-S1 ever go away, and what is the best treatment for it?

Back pain treatment: Subacute and chronic lower back pain are very common in primary care. For patients with acute pain, rapid improvement in pain is the norm after a month. Remain active, and limit bedrest. Try yoga. Use short courses of nonopioid analgesic medications (acetaminophen or NSAIDs like ibuprofen or naproxen) for acute exacerbations of subacute or chronic low back pain ...Read more

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Hello . I am 23 years old.I have moderate disc herniation in l5-s1 what do you suggest surgury or exersise .I have simle numbness in finger sometimes?

Hello . I am 23 years old.I have moderate disc herniation in l5-s1 what do you suggest surgury or exersise .I have simle numbness in finger sometimes?

Conservative: Management is likely appropriate. A lumbo sacral problem is way to low to have any relationship to upper extremity symptoms. ...Read more

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