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Can a large cyst at left L4 L5 cause right lower back hip pain and sciatica?

Can a large cyst at left L4 L5 cause right lower back hip pain and sciatica?

Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Back Pain (Definition)

Pain in the back is a symptom that can be due to a number of causes including musculoskeletal or neurological problems or due to problems ...Read more


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Bulging disc in lower back. right side hip pain and sciatic shooting pains down legs. medications or non surgical treatments for relief?

Bulging disc in lower back. right side hip pain and sciatic shooting pains down legs. medications or non surgical treatments for relief?

USUALLY: Over 90% of bulging discs with sciatica will get better without surgery. Non-surgical treatments (PT, Chiro, etc) along with either medications (NSAIDs or short burst of oral steroids) and possibly Epidural steroid injection should take care of most. ...Read more

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Does laser pain therapy work for a ruptured disk and chronic back and neck pain?

Does laser pain therapy work for a ruptured disk and chronic back and neck pain?

Watch for gimmicks: Lasers are sometimes used in certain minimally invasive spine surgeries for herniated discs that have failed to respond to nonop care. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for back pain and muscle spasms?

What treatment options are available for back pain and muscle spasms?

Many options: You need to have a diagnosis first, whether it is a simple strain/sprain, fracture, disc herniation, spinal stenosis. Assuming the condition does not need immediate surgical treatment, simple first treatments include chiropractic manipulation, massage, traction, physical therapy, acupuncture, medications, core strengthening exercises. If no response, consider injections and subsequently surgery. ...Read more

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Spider veins can cause aching pain and discomfort. What are my options for treatment?

Spider veins can cause aching pain and discomfort. What are my options for treatment?

Good evaluation: First you should have a good evaluation by a vein specialist. If your problem is just spider veins, they can succesfully be treated with sclerotherapy. ...Read more

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What are good treatments for upper back pain and neck pain?

What are good treatments for upper back pain and neck pain?

Many treatments: Massage, chiropractic, physical therapy treatments, ultrasound, medical management, daily stretching, yoga, pilates, swimming, very light weights. ...Read more

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Cyclic breast and abd pain, ultrasound showed fibroids and cysts, breast pain EXTREME, left always worse. Any other treatments besides birth control?

Cyclic breast and abd pain, ultrasound showed fibroids and cysts, breast pain EXTREME, left always worse. Any other treatments besides birth control?

Fibrocystic disease: NSAIDS would help. also you can put some ice packs/cold compress to the breast. cut down certain food/beverages like coffee/caffeinated beverages, tea, mints, chocolate as they can cause breast tenderness. take care. ...Read more

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What is surgical treatment for lower back pain?

What is surgical treatment for lower back pain?

Back pain surgery: Surgery for back pain can be either a discectomy where a part of the disc is removed or a fusion where 2 painful vertebrae are fused together as one (usually using screws and rods) . ...Read more

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What are the best therapies for lower back pain (s.I. Joint pain)?

Several: Regular stretching, core strengthening, proper posture & mechanics, massage, acupuncture, some topical treatments, osteopathic manipulation & more can all be effective low back pain treatment. The si joint is complex and takes much of burden of forces transferred from the upper body. By restoring proper function, omm can help provide sustained relief from low back pain due si dysfunction. ...Read more

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Will lower back pain always need treatment?

Will lower back pain always need treatment?

Not realy: If your back bother after you work in the yard, it last few days and go but if you disc problem in your back and effecting the nerve most likely need treatment. ...Read more

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Treatment for painful testis and upper abdomen?

Diagnose first...: No rx should be given before diagnosis. So, please collect the intensity, duration, ; interval of pains with their detailed sequence of event, then bring them to doc for review, analysis, more history, physicals, and tests as needed so to deduce and arrive at a reasonable DX for proposing possible rx. For more healthy low-risk living, go to www.Formefirst.Com to explore how-to... ...Read more

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I have lumbar disk hernia for 10 years, which causes back pain and discomfort in left leg, is surgery a first option?

I have lumbar disk hernia for 10 years, which causes back pain and discomfort in left leg, is surgery a first option?

No: Conservative treatment is recommended first , may include pt/anti inflam med/posture & ergonomics. Other options may include medications that target the nerve, ie, gabpentin/lyrica. Epidural steroid injections can be helpful as well esp.For the leg pain. Surgery may be an option if all else fails, and in urgent situations such as progressive leg weakness and/or loss of bowel or bladder control ...Read more

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Extreme bloating after eated. Lower back pain, thighs, legs, back of neck pain. Left ovary pain but ultrasound can't see a cyst. What this symptoms?

Check your diet: Your symptoms are aggravated by food. Your "left ovary" pain could likely be intestinal in origin. Examining your diet with an interested health provider may point towards the right tests and diagnosis. ...Read more

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Lower right abdominal pain, with hip tenderness accompanied by nausea and radiating lower back pain. Two endometriosis surgeries already and 6 months of lupron (leuprolide). Also had an appentectomy. Is the endo back!?

Lower right abdominal pain, with hip tenderness accompanied by nausea and radiating lower back pain. Two endometriosis surgeries already and 6 months of lupron (leuprolide). Also had an appentectomy. Is the endo back!?

Surg. complication?: It would appear either the original process continues unabated or there is a surgical complication. I suggest you see the original surgeon (probably your ob-gyn doc). ...Read more

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6mm herniated disc,L4-L5. Lower back pain and now into hip. Is steroid normal initial treatment. What's best, very painful at times. ?

6mm herniated disc,L4-L5.  Lower back pain and now into hip.  Is steroid normal initial treatment. What's best, very painful at times.  
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Therapy Usually fist: if the herniation is posterolateral, then epidural or foraminal steroid injection(s) is a possible answer. But your symptoms suggest that the herniation is more central. In case of lateral herniation, the pain would go down to the top of your thigh and your knee( L4 nerve root caught at L4-5). So I think you should try low back strengthening, traction, or a McKenzie certified therapist first! ...Read more

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Will acupuncture help with very sore recurring lower back pain?

Quite often - yes: See your primary medical provider or orthopedist to determine the cause of back pain. Acupuncture is often an effective stand -alone treatment or adjunct treatment for chronic back pain. ...Read more

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Breasts Enlarged (Definition)

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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Pain In The Back (Definition)

Pain in the back = dorsalgia = discomfort of any ...Read more