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  • Undiscovered cause for 'abnormal' scoliosis?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions August 20, 2014 06:18 PM

    A year ago I was diagnosed with idiopathic adolescent moderate scoliosis. I had a minor 20ish degree curve in my upper spine and a 30ish degree curve in my upper lumbar spine. I was scheduled to come back for check up x rays in 6 months, because the doctor said I was done growing (I was 15) and it...

  • Burning Sensation in My Back

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions June 25, 2014 07:08 PM

    I have burning sensations in my back. It feels like something is stabbing or tearing when I raise up. I cannot exactly touch where the spot is but it is inside. Didn't want to go to the doctor but I am going to go to Urgent Care today. Has anyone else had this?

  • Trying to help people who suffer from sciatica, give capsaicin cream a try.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions June 16, 2014 08:57 PM

    Well last year my Dad got L5/S1 sciatica from herniating his disc from lifting a large pot plant awkwardly. He suffered terribly and thought he would lode the house as he is a painter/decorator and needs to be able to move. He took Panadol Osteo and other painkillers when needed to try and kerb the...

  • Personal Story: Very rare! I too thought I had this!

    Posted in: Back conditions June 4, 2014 03:49 PM

    Mine was a spinal cord issue finally diagnosed. It caused my pelvic muscles to lock up so bad the symptoms were ridiculously severe. Had an appointment for a shot into the nerve until someone looked at my MRI again. I'm happy you got a diagnosis and actually found someone to help. I live in a huge...

  • Personal Story: symptoms lower back pain,burning,numbness,increased sensitivity, electric shock knife-like or aching

    Posted in: Back conditions June 3, 2014 10:51 PM

    I am posting to help all that is experiencing this type of pain. I have been in pain for 5 months , symptoms include lower back pain , burning, numbness, increased sensitivity, electric shock or stabbing pain, knife-like or aching pain going from my lower back into my groin area. My experiences...

  • Have large seroma on foramenotomy incision from fourth back surgery.AnyAdvice?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions May 19, 2014 03:54 PM

    5 weeks ago I had a l4 foramenotomy.. my 4th back surgery ..was doing good till i weed eated yard on the 4th week and got a huge bulge on my incision...on antibiotics now and told its a seroma.. do any of you know what this is or have had any experience with one thank you

  • Pain in Buttock,Leg, and ankle

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions April 23, 2014 08:31 PM

    Could this be sciatica and how should it be treated. In the short term what would give the best pain relief!

  • Lower back pain limited to the right side?

    Nedac114 1 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions April 21, 2014 11:12 PM

    I lift weights regularly and recently my lower back started to hurt. I am not certain which lift hurt my back in the first place but the most pain comes from doing dead lifts and power cleans. It started as an uncomfortable pain a week before and pretty much went away other than a feeling of...

  • Any good chiropractic care in Ventura?

    willyB14 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions February 10, 2014 06:08 PM

    Hi, I am looking for a good and reliable chiropractor in Ventura. Any suggestion is much appreciated. Thanks

  • I have on my left side portion of back, burning and numming sensation. Any treatment, home remedy

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions January 27, 2014 05:30 PM

    I have on my left side portion of back, burning and numming sensation. Any treatment, home remedy,

  • Pulled Back Muscle

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions May 24, 2013 03:33 PM

    What all body systems are affected by a pulled back muscle? And how are they affected by a pulled back muscle?

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  • lump along side of spine

    melissarobinson 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions May 22, 2013 07:33 PM

    I have a grape size lump on the right side of spine. It causes my back and legs to hurt all the time don't get a day off from the pain. It shots pain down my legs causes them to go numb burn and lose all feelings in my legs at times. there is a couple of weird things like when it is hurting bad it...

  • Severe buttocks pain after epidural steroid injection

    Alaskafinefurs 1 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions April 22, 2013 07:16 PM

    Hello, I have recently had an epidural steroid injection in my L4-L5 region and since the injection I have had a severe burning aching sensation in both buttocks. It seems to get worse if I stand or walk for more than just a few minutes. Could I have nerve damage? What could be causing this? My Dr....

  • In constant pain left side of body and no diagnosis please help

    Missdeannamegan 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions April 14, 2013 06:19 AM

    This all started early February at my work which is a hospital I started to feel constant leg cramps. I thought I just needed potassium so I had a banana. The pain started to really increase and was now burning pain. Once I got home I changed out of my work clothes and noticed a large rash that was...

  • low back pain rt side with growth

    bleeper 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions February 12, 2013 09:44 PM

    im having low back pain on the right side below my ribs. my wife says there is some sort of lump she can feel when she touches it, painful spasms and tylenol no help...and yes it hurts when she touches it,,,please help

  • narrow nerve cal causing muscle spasms in back

    megsie84 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions January 22, 2013 11:45 PM

    Hi i recentley had a mri scan to find out why i had ongoing muscle spasms in back glutious area and thighs. The results showed i have a bulging disc that dried out and leaking on nerves causing muscle spasms and sciatica and also that i was born with narrow nerve canals that are closing in on my...

  • entire back pain, weakness, difficulty exercising. Please help

    lisab0621 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions December 31, 2012 08:47 PM

    Hello,I'm a 22 year old female that has had back pain for years. At times my entire back will become so weak I feel as though I'm going to fall over. I simply cannot hold my back up. I've been trying to do exercises to strengthen my core but after 5 crunches I'm in excruciating pain. My back pain...

  • Mri results for spine. Please help I can't take the pain anymore

    hope_20022000 3 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions November 15, 2012 05:42 AM

    I am experiencing very bad back pain so I had an MRI and see a spine specialist soon. I have had back pain since I was about 14 years old so for about 15 years now. It seems to be worse now. Things that have been tried are physical therapy, a steroid injection (this made the pain worse), tens unit,...

  • Chronic Upper left Back pain

    Abstract 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions August 21, 2012 08:50 PM

    Hello Specialists,I am having this upper left back pain since many years.Most of the times it used to silent , unless if accidentally a stretch came across to the effected area , in that case it starts with severe pain to the extent that i cant even move & my voice also changes with it. What i used...

  • Back and breast pain

    Mimidew 0 Replies
    Posted in: Back conditions January 24, 2012 07:49 AM

    I have had pain in my right breast and back for over a month now the ER did an EKG and x-rays but couldn't find anything wrong sent me home with pain medicine and told me to go to my dr on that following Monday he also gave me more pain medicine (Hydrocodon) and Flexeril but still no relief... Does...


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