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MRI shows disc prolapse, compression of nerve root, mild annular bulge. Surgery required?

I am Arun from UK.My MRI report shows that I have got L5-S1 disc right postero lateral prolapse with sequestration and inferior migration. Thecal sac ,right lateral recess and ispilateral exting nerve root are compressed by disc fragment.also L4-L-5 show mild annular bulge with indentation of thecal sacs. Is surgery required??
Asked On : Sun, 3 Feb 2013
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Welcome to the forum.
You are suffering from PIVD (Prolapsed Inter vertebral Disc) at L1-l2 and L4-L5 level. You don't need surgery but to be confirmed by clinical examination. To get rid from this problem you can go for medication with physiotherapy and some precautions. Precautions to be followed are:
1. Avoid jerky movements of spine.
2. Wear LS belt while traveling or driving.
3. Take complete bed rest in worse conditions.
4. Do regular spine exercise as advised by your physiotherapy.
5. Use hard bed to sleep.
6. Take some analgesic and apply diclo gel locally in pain.
7. Don't lift weight.
I hope this is helpful to you.
consult me again directly through my profile .
Answered: Tue, 5 Feb 2013
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Hello, arun you can try homoeopathy in this case , it can abort the surgery , just now you stop bending posture, check your mattress it should ortho one with out any foam uses, meanwhile stop taking any highly sour foods or drinks and fatty fried foods, if need help pls let us know at dr2uonline attherate take care
Answered: Tue, 5 Feb 2013
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