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Weaker legs, arms. Blood test showed raised lactic acid. Vertebrae in lower back is tender. What is it?

Hi my legs and arms have been getting progressively weeker over past 9 days. I was admitted to hospital just over a week ago and had blood tests which showed a raised lactic acid and an X-ray which they showed no fracture in my back but one of the vertebrae in my lower back was tender to press on. I have had lower back pain since 2004 and dr's just say I have chronic pain as tests show nothing.
Asked On : Thu, 11 Apr 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
your age?
ithink its osteoporotic fracture or wedge compression
you do ur dexa scan for bone density
take calcium with vit D suppliment
brace and bed rest
Answered: Thu, 11 Apr 2013
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