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Suffering from morbid obesity, back pain, hip pain, osteoarthritis. Go for bariatic surgery?

Greetings, I am suffering from morbid obesity and thinking of Bariatic Surgery. I have had a back problem since many years. Since the Past few months I cannot Stand for more than 5 minutes at a time. I get a shooting pain and burning in my right side upper thigh and find my right side hip numb. My recent x ray revealed the following: 1) L1 Vertebral body shows mild anterior wedging 2) There is Ostephytic lipping of D12/L1 Verterbral body 3) Disc Space between L1/L2 appear reduced. 4) LS Spine Shows Changes of Degenerative Osteoarthritis PLEASE ADVISE ! Thank you.
Asked On : Sun, 3 Feb 2013
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Please do let me know your height, weight and age well for the exact suggestions.
Answered: Tue, 5 Feb 2013
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