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4 disc bulges in neck with fora. Stenosis, 3 disc bulges in low back with pinched nerv rt at L5-S1 and now I need a hip repl. Why at my age? No injur

First disc bulges . are normal findings- not abnormal. They do not cause any problems. Genetics may play a role in your need for hip surgery or you may have had an undiagnosed congenital or developmental issue with your hip. Lifestyle may play a role in terms of weight, exercise and tobacco use. Read more...

I am 6 mths post op from Lamonectomy L5 S1 with cauda equina syndrome. Still in debilitating pain in low back but now in left hip. The Dr. Is no help?

Cauda equina. It is sometimes difficult to treat the pain of this condition. How is your mobility, and bowel and bladder function? If pain is the remaining problem, there will usually be some benefit to working with a pain specialist. There are many treatments that can help. Some of them are medicines, some of them are not. Since you have had the symptoms for months, this would be a good place for advice. Read more...