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Diffuse annular disc bulge indenting the thecal sac, facet joints arthropathy, loss of normal height. Suggestions?

- Diffuse annular disc bulge at L4-5 level indenting upon the ventral aspect of the thecal sac obliterating the anterior fat as well as slight encroaching upon exiting canals. -grade 2 fatty end plate signal intensity. Loss of normal height & high signal intensity of L3-4 & L4-5 discs. early facet joints arthropathy Normal bone marrow signal intensity of examined vertebral bodies with no collapse or sublaxation . -no inflammatory or destructive bony lesion . What I shall do?
Asked On : Wed, 6 Mar 2013
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  Anonymous's Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

There is no mention of age, gender, weight, symptoms, associated morbidity and so on.
It is not the investigation report, but the patient as a whole, who needs treatment.
Why was it done?

You will benefit from Spinal exercises, Physiotherapy and occasional Non Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs for pain relief.
Consult an Orthopaedician.

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Wed, 6 Mar 2013
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