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Episiotomy numbness with l4 l5 and s1. herniated disc

Premium Questions

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

Hi, I have a question about a herniated disc in my back (L5 - S1) MRI confirmed about a year ago. I ... there is... up to 25%. Is that normal? Is it possible to have a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

--initial EMG/NCS showed l5-S1 radiulopathy (they did lumbar mri as well which didn't correlate to EMG ...I herniated 2 discs in thoracic spine, T10-T11, T-11-t12 (it was quite bad legs went... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

I have a recurrent herniated disc at L3-4 and L5-S1. My doctor said the L3-4 is "massive". I have had an ESI and a selective nerve block . The nerve... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Would it be possible to have a Herniated disc at L5-S1 for many years having all the symptoms but never having an MRI to diagnosis the problem? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

I have a bulging herniated disc at l4/5 and a bulging disc at l5 s1. Inflamation has been detected in the thecal sca in that region. I experience numbness,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Pradeep Vitta MD

I have a herniated dis in L5S1. First symptoms were pain down my right leg and numbness in my right foot. With PT and an injection the symptoms resolved. I now have almost constant low... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Vitta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

I was diagnosed w/ Arnold Chiari Type 1 malformation w/ 4mm herniation in 2001 and diagnosed w/ a herniated L5/S1 4mm in 2013. I have undergone cortisone shots with minimal... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Richard Jackson MD

i am a truck driver with l5 s1 6mm herniated annular tear disc and work in a warehouse. will my back heal on its own or do i need surgery. 39 yrs old 250 pds. 5yrs ago i had testicular... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richard Jackson ( Neurologist)
Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

5 mg does not even touch the pain i have to take 4 to get relief every 6 hours for it to be bearable enough to work and its precribed for 1 eveey 6 hrs and the acetemetepion in it makes me feel dried... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Gopal Goel MD

the past 3 weeks I have experienced sudden complete numbness and rubbery feeling in same L-4 or L-5 area of the spine itself -- so complete numbness that I have to support myself... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gopal Goel ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. He treatment depends upon the amount of pressure as seen on MRI, physical signs of weakness, severity of pain and associated findings. If the Medicines , rest, physiotherapy do not help to alleviate the symptoms and...

Dr. Thashli Thankachen MD

symptoms don't really suggest a herniated disc or neuralgia. abdominal pain and muscle aches co be related to ur activity and could possibly subside with time if u only have recently started with ur...

Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi safest position will be partner on top of you. This way you will not be exerting yourself.