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Dark discoloration at base of spine

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Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

i have a lump/swelling at the base of my spine in back. how do i know when to see a dr or should i wait for it to do down? I did take a fall 3 days ago on motorcycle. it is a little sore but i am still ... View answer

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Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

I have what I think is a boil at the base of my spine. Over a couple days it got very red and extremely painful. It burst on its on a lot of what looked like reddish brown smelly pus came out. It feels ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.   Ashish Verma MD

, or lump, at the base of my spine. It isnt a cyst. It s under the skin and has never had any sort ...-3 inches above the anus. I ve tried to see if there is any sort of discoloration on the skin but... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Aida Quka MD

also has an active physical job. Today I saw a large dark discoloration spot about two inches wide and five inches long starting at teh base of his spine. What could cause this kind of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aida Quka ( Neurologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Hello I have developed an odd rash that started at the base of my spine and over two days has grown ... skin to rub off. It is also dark red and of course itchy. Not as itchy as I would think it would ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Dr said ineed diskectomy stabilization c4-5. The findigs are: mild broad based disc osteophytosis c5-6 with mild effacement. Mild degenerative change at c6-7 disc with mild annular bulge and moderate ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Radhika Lal MD

HI i am sivaraman, I have been diagonised with Cervical Spine Lordosis Lost (Muscle spasm) based on the X-ray report. The pain vanishes if i take rest again it appears if i carry some weight or working ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Radhika Lal ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Vishal Garala MD

Hi. Seems like generalised dermatitis. Betty would be direct examination. Consult dermatologist for better assistance. Say thank you if you are helped

Dr.   Eris Ranxha MD

It may be related contact neurologist and schedule spine MR

Dr.          Muhammad Hanif MD

Welcome. I can understand your concerns. Actually it all depends on the level of kyphoscoliosis and the success of the surgical procedure. If all goes good, it may take you to 5'2" to 5'3". Remember, its all based...