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Severe pain in back due to spondylitis. Inability to walk. Suggest?

hi , i have a problem in my back from last 3 years.. its spondolytis(not 100% sure) i feel sever back pain for a duration of 1 month or so then it becomes normal , but after some time it again comes back.. when pain is severe i feel unable to walk and i limp during that period of time... dont know what to do any suggestions ?
Asked On : Sat, 11 Aug 2012
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you should get evaluated with MRI of the spine which will give some clue. Any problem which can be corrected with surgery will also be identified in that. During the period of pain you can take medications to reduce pain. Physical therapy to strengthen back muscles will also help. Any faulty techniques of sitting, sleeping can also cause back pain. These can be discussed with doctor treating you.
Good luck.
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