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What is the treatment for lumbar radiculopathy?
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: It depends on the
Severity of the condition, minor cases could be treated by medications and physical therapy, severe cases need surgical decompression.

In brief: It depends on the
Severity of the condition, minor cases could be treated by medications and physical therapy, severe cases need surgical decompression.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Radiculopathy
The treatment is based on the severity of the symptoms, numbness and pain only is usually first treated with physical therapy.
If muscle weakness, bowel or bladder issues are present then surgery is will become the most likely treatment\.

In brief: Radiculopathy
The treatment is based on the severity of the symptoms, numbness and pain only is usually first treated with physical therapy.
If muscle weakness, bowel or bladder issues are present then surgery is will become the most likely treatment\.
Dr. James Goodrich
Dr. James Goodrich
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