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Suffering from recurring lower back pain. Tried all medication. What next?

Hi, I ve been struggling with lower back problems for about 7 yrs. Have had many drugs, PT(now on maintenance program), epidurals, and find relief at times, but increasing symptoms & Pain. Have had numbness/tingling/elec-type nerve pain increasingly for past couple years. My primary care physician sent me to a neurologist about 2 yrs ago, and we ve experimented w/many drugs that I cannot tolerate side effects. What next?
Asked On : Thu, 24 Jan 2013
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hi deniseferrand
looking at the history it seems that you have chronic lumbar radicular pain with disc degeneration .have you done mri scan of the back .???
kindly consult a spine surgeon / orthopedic surgeon .
Answered: Thu, 24 Jan 2013
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