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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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How to treat lateral and posterior thigh pain?

I had siatic symptoms down left leg and dr did micro discectomy in oct for herniated disc at L5 s1. then symptoms got better in lower leg but lateral and postier thigh was killing my deep throbbing pain so had micro discectomy for buldging disc at L4 L5 one week and systems are the same. lateral and postier thigh is killing me. so disappointed! I just want to go back to my normal health life and back to the job I love. HELP
Mon, 2 Jun 2014
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I have read your query.

You should do back strengthening exercises in morning and evening. Take 1 tab. thiocolchicoside + aceclofenac three times a day. Avoid pushing and pulling heavy objects.

Apply hot packs for 30 mins in morning and evening.

I hope it helps.


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