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What does an indentation in the lower back area indicate?

Hi I have notice I have a small dent in my lower back on the right hand side. I had knee surgery two years ago and was told I have grade 2 artithis in my left need. Since having my second surgery on my knee. I have suffered with lower back pain which seems to be getting worse every day Also my right ankle is a little swollen and painful; I feel like bones are falling apart. Please advise
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
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Hello,

Consult an orthopaedician and plan for an MRI scan to rule out possible causes like degeneration of disc.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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