I am seriously hoping that somone could shed some light on my ongoing situation. At age 5 I complained of lower back pain , mostly on sacrum and was a constant pain. Over the years i had a number of xrays and mris...and about 100 different opinions. At the age of 12 I was told to wear a back brace to stabalize my hip, si , sacrum area. Now mind you I briefly read my childhood records but found out I was born with tibial and femur torsion. ( please bare with me with medical terms) I had to wear a brace for legs at the age of three, I also I torticollis. These were things I recently found out. I have had the same doctor for 8 years and lately feel as if she has never had my best interest . Now back pain continues through my teen years some days worse than others . Ive always been a thin girl and in my 20s gained weight. At this point everytime I went to the doctors they said it was just a sprain or strain and I needed to lose weight. When I was 25I began having excrutiating pain and at this point Im having radiating pain. When I finaly go to my now doctor she perscribed percocets. I explained my history and I was under the assumption she had at least browsed thru my medical records. As the years go by I have times where I cant walk . They began taking MRIs and Im continuosly having buldging, herniated discs with now trauma. Now for some reason she begans treating me for myofascial pain. Every specialist I go to is only focused on this "myofascial pain" which I believe Ive developed but is not the problem. Now At age 35 i am disabled. I have develpoed osteoarthritist in my left hip or illiac. I get these sudden shooting pains in mid-back and lower lumbar. Patterns are like a firecracker burst of pain very sudden, unexpected and painful. I have been told t5hat I have DDD, now I have nerve damage. My neck has 4 buldging disk, bone spurs, narrowing of the canal, flattening of cord. I also have these sciatic pains above right buttock area. Recently my upper back mostly on left side has been unbearable. I also noticed that my left rib cage is somewhat pertryding out and is very painful to touch. Now In my opinion I have more than one thing going on, Ive looked into some sacrum related problems and misallignement of my spine, because i also have had scoliosis in an xray taken almost a year and a half ago. In the morning I can barely get up, my lower back is way hotter than the rest of my body. Iy kills me. My calf recently has also been swelling but no signof clot. I have a ESR rate of 62 and am anemic. I am always in pain and I wish someone could really help me in the right direction or some advice. Ive done alot of reading on potential things but obviously I need some help. I wa stold I have sever carpal tunne in right and slight in left arm. radiculopathy in left leg and sciatic in right. Im sure there's more but if need be I am open and willing to share anything else because I really need help. I also have not had my peiod for 3 months but I dont believe its related , I figured I put it out there. I know its alot please help me Im veryover whelmed and cat be a good mom because Im always in pain Please please please help thanksReply Follow This Thread Stop Following This Thread Flag this Discussion
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