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How to get rid of cytica pain of legs ?

Hi sir, My mother is 52 years old, she got a cytika pain in her left leg (waist to toes) from last 1 week...she has been continuously taking medicines as per adviced by the doctors, but she couldnt get relief from this pain. she is screaming from this pain, she copuld have nt sleep due to this pain, Kindly advice on this.
Asked On : Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Get MRI of LS Spine.
if any abnormality is found, consult spine surgeon.
if it is normal go for physiotherapy & she will be alright.
Answered: Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware's  Response
Hello rashmi;
welcome to HealthcareMagic
The pain of sciatica is due to compression of nerve and will be relieved only after the pressure is reduced.Please consult a Orthopaedic surgeon who will examine her and advise treatment.If pain is not relieved then your mother may need to get admitted and put a traction and with the traction the pain should get better and she will be fine.Please consult the Orthopaedic and discuss your mothers condition and the option of traction for her.She also needs to get a MRI scan to find the extent of the nerve problem.
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