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Your symptoms are very charecteristic of "Carpal Tunnel Syndrome". and what may also be called "Trigger Finger".  My concern...
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Steroids have lowered my immune system and I have caught colds in the past while taking them. Also, I rarely get sick at all.My answer to you would...
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I have ruptures at both L4 and L5.  Symptoms my depend on the extent of the extrusion.  Mine presses on my sciatic nerve, which causes very...
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My father is actually going through a very similar scenario currently. His next options after the epidural blocks and steroid blocks is surgery. I...
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Sometimes. It depends on which lumbar disk. Please keep in mind that there can be many causes for this, so consult your medical provider for patient...
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I suffer from many back problems myself. I know it seems extreme but talk to your neurologist and see if there are other options for pain management...
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You have chronic pain conditions and yes you can have concomitant ailments or diseases. Concomitant simply means -at the same time, in...
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get second opinion from nerophysician!
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This is really something you need to check with your doctor because I do not know the details of your herniated disc. If you are still in pain, then...
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Wear and tear of the disc- As you age, your discs dry out and aren't as flexible as it is when you’re young. Injury to the spine-This may cause...
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Recovery times for a herniated disc or degenerative disc disease vary from person to person, depending on the extent of your cervical disc disease...
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You might be a good candidate for surgery if your neck pain is severe and hasn't responded to conservative treatment after more than six weeks, or if...
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Among the recently approved treatments is the first implantable artificial disc for cervical disc replacement surgery. The artificial disc can...
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A herniated disc usually is caused by wear and tear of the disc (also called disc degeneration). As we age, our vertebral discs lose some of the...
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Initial examinationYour doctor will evaluate your symptoms of leg and back pain using a medical history and physical examination. Your diagnosis will...
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