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Back spasm, sickness, legs pain, pins and needles, twitching sensation. Is this normal?

Hi recently I bent down to pick something up and my back went into spasm i couldn't stand straight it was that painful it made me physically sick, since then the pain is getting worse and sending pains down the back of my legs I have Also been getting pins and needles and A feeling like a fluttering twitching sensation of random muscles on my body is this normal? Pls help I'm in so much pain I had to take the day off work today
Asked On : Sat, 6 Apr 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
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The symptoms that you have are suggestive of a disc prolapse. This can be diagnosed by an MRI scan of the lumbar spine. Muscle relaxants and methylcobalamin supplements will help.
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Answered: Sat, 6 Jul 2013
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Anesthesiologist Dr. C A Kumar's  Response
may i know your age, you might be suffering from some nerve compression may be due to entrapment or osteophyts compressing nerve root at the spinal cord level better you consult a neurolgist or a orthopaedician for evaluation meanwhile take some painkiller and muscle relaxant
Answered: Tue, 16 Jul 2013
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