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What Is The Most Recommended Way To Ease The Pain Of A Trapped Nerve In Back
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
Depends: To correct a trapped or compressed nerve, that hasn't repsonded to conservative non-operative treatments, the most recommended procedure is a laminectomy. This is a surgical technique in which portions of the lamina (bone), ligamentum flavum (ligament), facet joint, and/or disc are removed to decompress the trapped nerve. Occasionally, a fusion may be necessary to acheive the expected result. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sore meatus after ejaculation & ache behind penis for 2 years. my doctor has just said 99% sure it is a trapped nerve in back or pelvis. could it be?
Unlikely from nerve: No reason why your urethral meatus should be sore after ejaculation as result of trapped nerve. You had a cystoscopy which would have ruled out meatal stenosis or urethral srticture. Symptoms could be from prostatitis which might be abacterial if symptoms failed to improve on Cipro (ciprofloxacin). Have you seen a urologist? or considered second urologic opinion if you have already seen one? ...Read more
MRI and good exam: You are asking how to determine if someone has a trapped nerve in their back. First you need to be evaluated by your doctor to make sure it isn't a strain or pulled muscle in your back. This will get better with rest and time. A trapped nerve or herniated disc can be determined by mri. See you doctor if pain persists, you are limited in movement, or you can't perform your regular duties. ...Read more
My Father in law has been suffering from Dr's here think is a trapped nerve in his back causing pain in his ankle. What can he do to help relieve pain?
Partly: There are many treatments for this. Anti-inflammatories like Ibuprofen help. There are many medications which can help nerve pain, but many have side effects that outweigh their benefits, especially in the chronologically gifted. Core stabilization (strengthening the stomach muscles) is very useful; a physical therapist or good trainer can help a lot. Time often heals this wound. ...Read more
Hi there are you able to help.me please Dr. Eric Kelts? I think I have a trapped nerve and its traveling from the bottom of my back down my legs, which I think may be siataca I'm not quite sure but I'm in agony. Cant move at all with my back! I struggled
That is a tough one: Is this in both of your legs? Do the symptoms go farther down than your knees? Numbness and loss of reflexes can be symptoms too. Do you have these? Have you had any examination so far? Or treatment? Was this caused by an injury? Do you have any bowel or bladder symptoms? ...Read more
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