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What are the tests for lumbar radiculopathy?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Few test beside the

Physical exam, x-ray, mri, EMG ncs of the lower extremities.

In brief: Few test beside the

Physical exam, x-ray, mri, EMG ncs of the lower extremities.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Exam, studies

A physical exam would let examiner know if that diagnosis is likely, then typically an MRI or myelogram would confirm if there is any nerve impingement.

In brief: Exam, studies

A physical exam would let examiner know if that diagnosis is likely, then typically an MRI or myelogram would confirm if there is any nerve impingement.
Dr. Edward Hellman
Dr. Edward Hellman
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Lumbar MRI

Emg another choice.

In brief: Lumbar MRI

Emg another choice.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery

In brief: MRI

Obviously after a evaluation by your doctor, an MRI is the most common diagnostic study to confirm the diagnosis.
Check out spine-health.Com.

In brief: MRI

Obviously after a evaluation by your doctor, an MRI is the most common diagnostic study to confirm the diagnosis.
Check out spine-health.Com.
Dr. Kevin Vaught
Dr. Kevin Vaught
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