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MRI and 3 Nerve blocks, hospital can't find the cause 2 years of investigation lower back pain, tender tail bone pain radiates around buttocks.

Varies. What it completely comes down to is making the specific diagnosis of the condition that is causing your pain. It is only with that done, that you will know the options you have. If you aren't getting the answers you need, you might consider a second opinion. Read more...
Coccydynia. Tail bone pain is also called coccydynia. Coccydynia is inflammation localized to the tailbone and there can be multiple causes or things that mimic it, including sacroilitis, sciatica or even infection to name a few.It might be best to see a spine specialist for a more detailed history and exam.In the meantime try Lidocaine or Diclofenac patch, Core PT or pilates w/ lumbar stabilization & massage. Read more...

Sore ankles and feet, weak arms and legs, lower back pain off and on. 16 girl, growth spurt? Height increase?

Not related to those. If a teen has aches and pains here and there, sometimes one place, other times many places, she must see her pediatrician or family doctor. The aches and pains may be due to a condition like children's arthritis or children's lupus, or they may be due to being out of shape (but also can be due to exercising too much). Poor sleep habits, poor daily posture, or other issues, can also lead to aches. Read more...

Lower back pain numbness in right leg and right arm. Pins and needles in right arm down to fingertips. Please help.

Complex. Could consider nerve compression in lower back causing your leg symptoms, and perhaps, peripheral nerve problem in arm at wrist or elbow. But could also wonder about neck problem causing spinal cord compression and explanation for both problems. See a neurologist and get this sorted out. Read more...
Nerve impingement. can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain and burning pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See an interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. Read more...

Lower back pain, rt arm-very painful. From shoulder to finger. Burning neck pain. X-ray says C6 and C7 bone on bone. Next is MRI then what?

Exercise ; injection. Conservative treatment includes pt, steroid injections and antiinflamatories. Read more...
Depending on the MRI. Findings and their correlation tot he symptoms/signs, and if no response to non operative treatments, your surgeon might advise surgery. He'll discuss the procedure with you. If nerves are pinched or the cord, then surgery would be the correct option for you. Good luck. Read more...

I have lower back pain on the left side and that pain is now in the front. Along with pain down the leg but not pass my knee and numbness in the arm?

Back pain. The low back pain and radiation to the knee suggests a pinched nerve in the low back between the lumbar 3/4 disc. The numbness in the arm is unrelated to the low back. See a neurosurgeon or a neurologist to evaluate your pain and numbness to establish a cause and a treatment plan. Read more...

I have Rheumatoid Arthrits my tail bone is throbbing, shooting pains going down my leg and lower back pain. Why would my tail bone throb?

Inflammation. Possible inflammation of the vertebra or sacroiliac joints. Your rheumatologist is best qualified to evaluate and treat you for this. A ruptured disk is another possibility in view of the radiation into the leg. Read more...