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L4 l5 gap disc herniation

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Dr. Vivek Chail MD

I have a herneated? disc in my l5 , does it go away by itself? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Rahul D Chaudhari MD

...and the reports says L4L5 disc herniation with secondary spinal canal stenosis by thickening ... between 5-6,does normal daily activities.now I need your valuable... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul D Chaudhari ( Spine Surgeon)
Dr. Visvanathan K MD

: L3-L4, Mild disk buldge see. No focal disc herniation. L4-L5, there is circumferential disk buldge ... disc herniations are seen centrally at... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Visvanathan K ( Neurologist)
Dr. Rahul D Chaudhari MD

Sir, The Q is below mentioned I had L4/L5 disc herniation 6 weeks back. Doc gave pain killers ... infection is detected and go for contrast MRI. The results showed infection on the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul D Chaudhari ( Spine Surgeon)
Dr.  Sudhir Kumar MD

herniation to become broader. Since I have a Central L4/L5 disc herniation, I worry about Cauda Equina ...): "slightly dehydrated 4th lumbar disc with broad... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

Dear Sir, My mother is suffering from l4/l5 central disc herniation with bilateral ligamenta flava hypertropy and results canal stenosis with right sciatica . She is strongly... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jonida Bala MD

2 years ago I had surgery for a herniated disc on L4-L5 the pain in my back is gone but severe pain ... significant central spinal cana nor foraminal stenosis, L3-4 a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jonida Bala ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Vakul Aren MD

MR features are suggestive of the spinal curvature with disc bulge at L4-L5 and disc herniation at L5-S1 level causing compressive effect as described... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vakul Aren ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

My son age 42 has a herniated disc L4-5 observed on MRI. A month of PT and injections into back x2 ... is now scheduled. I have been reading about non invasive treatments for decompression of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Jay Indravadan Patel MD

Is it a dangerous condition to have a bulging disc at L4-L5 and a herniated disc at L5-s1 both of which are compressing the thecal sac. Patients symptoms are... View answer

Answered by : Jay Indravadan Patel ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

It is L4 or L5/S1. Lumbar for L and Sacral for L. The vertebrae is compressing the nerve mildly. Surrounding area, ligament tear seen. Thanks

Dr. Kerry Pottinger MD

Hi, Yes. Herniated discs can shrink down in size over time and pain will reduce. There are a number of treatment options before surgery will be considered. Gentle exercise such as swimming or cycling....

Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

MRi reports suggest that you have disc herniation and it needs some treatment but not necessarily surgery as it is last resort. Before that you can try physiotherapy, Drugs like pregabalin and methylcobal. I...