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How long after back surgery (ruptured disc) should a woman wait to have sex?

How long after back surgery (ruptured disc) should a woman wait to have sex?

As soon as : As soon as she is comfortable and there are manuals and websites available to review information for post op patients as well as for patients with back problems who may not need surgery or choose not to have surgery. One should ask their surgeon but the level of pain postop is good guidance. ...Read more

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Ruptured Disk (Definition)

A ruptured disk, also called a herniated disk, is a condition where a disk between two spinal bones has an outer weakness that allows the disk to protrude out. This can result in no symptoms, local inflammation and pain, the bulge impinging on a nerve, or weakness or lack of sensation in the part of the body that ...Read more


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Is a crushed disc the same as a ruptured disc?

Is a crushed disc the same as a ruptured disc?

May be both: Crushed with vertebral trauma ? Vertical or Flex, Fall and collapse, but disc may protrude though rim an be ruptured as well. ...Read more

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What excercises can I do with a ruptured disc?

McKensie: The best exercises are those that keep the back in a hyperextension or extension state. Mckensie exercises are the best known for ruptured disc/herniated disc injuries with pressure on the adjacent nerve root. In any circumstance, do not put the back into a flexion state (bending forward). ...Read more

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Is it possible to fix a ruptured disc at home? How?

Is it possible to fix a ruptured disc at home? How?

Not really: Ruptured discs will often heal with time. Treatment is only needed if the pain is bothersome or there are other associated symptoms such as weakness in the arms or legs. If you do not have pain that limits you or these other symptoms, it will likely get better. See a spine specialist if you are having issues, and there are no specific home remedies for that. ...Read more

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How much waight can a person pick up with a ruptured disc?

How much waight can a person pick up with a ruptured disc?

Unanswerable: I am sorry to report but there is no answer or even a close approximation to a good answer to this question. There are just way too many variables. ...Read more

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What does a ruptured disc in your back feel like what are the symptoms?

They vary: Typically when people refer to a ruptured disc they are describing pain from pressure on the root of one of the radicular nerves that emerge from either side of the spine at every vertebral level and sense pain from a particular area of the body. The most common are the sciatic nerves which serve each leg hence sciatica is pain shooting down one leg usually from disc pressure on the sciatic root. ...Read more

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Is cortisone shot used for ruptured disc?

Is cortisone shot used for ruptured disc?

LESI: A epidural steroid injection is a common conservative treatment for a symptomatic disc herniation. Check out spine-health.Com. ...Read more

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What does a ruptured disc feel like and is there swelling involved?

Presentation varies: It could vary from no symptoms (most occur without any symptoms), a few could occur with symptoms. Symptoms may include axial spine pain (back/neck) or extremity (arm/legs) symptoms if any nerve is being impinged. At times one may have symptoms, & incidentally notice there is a ruptured disc. The disc may not be causing the symptoms at all. So proper diagnosis is essential to successful treatment. ...Read more

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