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Inflamed Nerve In Back
My middle back hurts a lot i never had this problem before? I do have inflamed nerve in neck and nerve damage lower back from sports....
The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more
Lower right back muscle inflamed causing sharp pain(pinched nerve)down entire leg. "not spinal related".
Burning pain, muscle spasms, back nerves inflamed. Neuro gave Pregabalin for 15 days. suggested hiv related myelin problem. Will short pgn course help?
Arm and leg numbness. Dr said back nerves inflamed. Possibly demyelination, hive neuropathy. Lyrica caused panic. Any other treatment options?
If my back pain responded well to strong steroids and anti inflammatory meds does that mean i would benefit from those injections that numb the nerves?
Get 2nd opinion: With cardiac catherization, endoscopy procedures done, and taking otc pain, and prescription blood pressure meds, you may benefit from seeing an osteopathic doctor to evaluate your pain, and musculoskeletal issues further, before using injectables. Steroids and anti-imflammatories are not safe to use long term, because of their side effect profiles.So, look at some non-drug alternatives 1st. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have low back pain its hard to move my legs could it be my nerves or bone my doc said I have L4 inflammatory he gave me ibuprofen i still feel pain?
Spine Injury: This chronic pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There is no main : Nerve in your back but there is the spinal cord which begins at the base of your skull and extends down to on averge to the lumbar 1 vertebral level on average in adults with the cauda equina extendingbthe restbof the way down which is a group of nerves. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sure it can: Not only S1 but any part of the body can become inflamed without being mechanically compromised as one may think in the conventional sense of being squeezed against something or between 2 other hard surfaces. Infection, metabolic processes, autoimmune processes, medications, radiation, and just BAD LUCK can cause inflammation without being "pinched." Wanna talk more? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi. ...Read more
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