Lumbar disc prolapse - Online Doctor Chats
Doctor : hi
How can i help you?
User : Hi i am AAAAAAA i am 16 years old. i have a disk in my back that is ruptured. It is the disk L5-S1. I have pain shooting up from my right foot to my lower back all day every day. i have an appointment with a nureosurgon in December what can i do to stop the pain
absolute bed rest if there is shooting pain
and pain relieving medicines
User : what could of caused it? aint i too young to have that
Doctor : as you have said it is due to lumbar disc prolapse
User : whats that?
Doctor : there is a disc in the vertebra which as prolapsed and sitting on the nerve causing you shooting pain
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