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Herniated disc l5 s1 best sleeping position

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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. Chander Mohan Singh MD

better than anything else. So the question, is it possible that the herniated disc I have ... will happen as I age. I look like I am in my late 30's or early 40's, I work hard and I want to be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chander Mohan Singh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Deat doctor I have a herniated disc at my L5-S1 and i have to do surgery in order to cut of the herniated part. What is the best method ( e.g. Endoscopic Discectomy ... ) for this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( 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 block was... View answer

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

up to top of undergarments, burning wrapped around my chest, couldn't urinate for over 1 day--initial EMG/NCS showed l5-S1 radiulopathy (they did lumbar mri as well which didn't... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.  Mukesh Chugh MD

I have a herniated disc in L5 and have had this for 11 years. But, now I suffer from every time I lay down or sit in a reclined position, my entire left side of my body is tingly and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Chugh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I have a herniated disc in my L1S5 and t11/T12 , sciatica, spinal stenosis, spinal arthritis, ( have had l1s5 past 20 years and t11/t12 past 2 years)... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General 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. Saurabh Gupta MD

/ a herniated L5/S1 4mm in 2013. I have undergone cortisone shots with minimal relief. Can you please tell me if the two can be related, and if I undergo surgery for the herniated... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
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 back... View answer

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

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Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

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

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

hi,its the herniated disc responsible for shoulder pain.

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...