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lumbar disc diseases. What are the permanent solutions ?

Sir Im aged 45 yrs female, and my MRI scan shows that L1-L6 dehyderated and L5 & L6 bulging. Ortho doctor suggested surgery but I underwent ayurveda treatment for the same for 14 days and now better. What are the permanent solutions availble for me plese advise.
Asked On : Tue, 11 Jan 2011
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Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist 's  Response
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You have to consult an Orthopedic doctor. Physiotherapy treatment is good for you.
Visit your doctor and get Lumbar Traction for the same, as well as Spinal support and Postural guidance rest and work is important and Some Spinal exercises is good for you under guidence of physioterepist.
Wish you Good Health.
Answered: Sun, 24 Apr 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Jagdish's  Response
Hi. Welcome to Healthcaremagic

There are many ways to handle the pain from Lumbar Disc prolapse. You can get monthly steroid shots and use pain medicines as needed (Like Aceclofenac and Ibuprofen, Pracetamol). This is conservative management. Try to maintain the pain by medicines and physiotherapy as much as possible.

If the pain is interfering with your life style and very essential activities in a day, then go for surgery. There are different surgical options. The Orthopedics will discuss that. Surgery is quite safe and very effective for the pain.

Regards, Dr. Jagdish
Answered: Tue, 11 Jan 2011
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