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lumber back pain

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • February 26, 2009
  • 08:09 PM

hello all, new on here but thought i would register and see how it goes.
Anyhow i have had a lumber back pain which goes into a spasm when trying to stand from sitting down and driving to, i was told that it is wear and tear, but also told that i have a couple of callapsed discs, doctor says one thing and specialist says another, i also have numbness in my left leg, i am in permanent pain. has anyone suffered the same and had a second opinion which turned out different or found out any thing interesting to relieve the pain and aid recovery.

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  • hello all, new on here but thought i would register and see how it goes.Anyhow i have had a lumber back pain which goes into a spasm when trying to stand from sitting down and driving to, i was told that it is wear and tear, but also told that i have a couple of callapsed discs, doctor says one thing and specialist says another, i also have numbness in my left leg, i am in permanent pain. has anyone suffered the same and had a second opinion which turned out different or found out any thing interesting to relieve the pain and aid recovery.Hi I have suffered this for 8 years, mine was from a fall, I had to have an MRI for them to find 2 x tears in my annula (soft disk btwn your spinal disk. Very painful and will not go away, another sympton could be spondylosis look it up there is a lot of information on it. Hope it helps you out a bit. But get an MRI it finds out much more then just and X-ray.good Luck
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