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MRI showed disc bulge in L4-L5 and L5-S1 discs, recommended surgery. Non-surgical options?

I took MRI scanning and there is disc bulge in L4-L5 and L5-S1 discs which is touching the nerve roots . I was suggested to go for operation in which they will cut the bulged part of the disc. I am not for operation and am looking for non-surgical method to correct the problem. Could you please suggest me, what kind of treatment will suit me.
Asked On : Sun, 30 Sep 2012
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You can take medicines like pregabalin or dulexitine under supervision of a rheumatologist.
The other thing is proper exercises for the back.
Answered: Sun, 30 Sep 2012
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