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L4-L5 disc reveals diffuse posterior bulge thecal

hi sir patient name shanti singh referred by Dr.hemant chatterjee (orth ) bilaspur mri scan of lumbosacacral spine impression L4-L5 disc reveals diffuse posterior bulge thecal sac L4-S1 disc reveals diffuse posterior bulge with bilateral foraminal component, indents both the exiting nerve root. mild facetal arthropathy and ligamantum flavum thickening noted at L4-L5 and L5 -S1 levels
Asked On : Wed, 28 Apr 2010
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Hello.Welcome to HCM forum.Although you have not mentioned your symptoms but your reports suggest that you must be having considerable pain.Consult a spine surgeon and get the discectomy done.Surgery is the only answer for you .Thanks and good luck.
Answered: Fri, 4 Nov 2011
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If you are facing pressure over the nerve roots, then it shall need immediate attention, as it does get worsened with time and surgery might become inevitable in certain conditions. Hence I suggest you to consult our spine surgeon for further guidance. I am giving you the link here

Answered: Sun, 23 May 2010
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