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Is there any good treatment other than surgery for L5/S1 disc problem ?

Name:-Mahasweta Chatterjee Age:-33 years Sex:-Female Date of MRI report:-22/06/2011 i have a problem of l5/s1 disc as per My MRI report The midsagittal diameter of the available spinal canal is about 07 mm at L5/S1 disc level, no abnormal perivertebral soft tissue thickening noted. . Is there any curable/good treatment other than surgery? If surgery is compulsory and if it is delayed whether present condition will deteriorate?
Asked On : Mon, 27 Jun 2011
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consult your orthopaedic surgeon
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the conditio need definite treatment and may deteriorate if not treated
Answered: Mon, 27 Jun 2011
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