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Posted by: Canny | 2011/06/20

Lower Back Ache

I have a lower back ache and it''s being affecting me for +4yrs now. One of my disc between L4 &  L5 is degenerating. I''ve seen the Orthopaedic Surgeon and the pain is not getting better. it is also affecting my right right due to pain.

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Dear Canny,
you should have an MRI to see if you have a nerve compression in your spine. Then the next step would be to see a neurosurgeon to consider the possibility of having to do a surgical decompression of the nerve

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