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Sleeping with l4 l5 herniated disc

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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 ... life, now this diagnosis. My question is this: during the last 4 weeks I have made a number of changes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chander Mohan Singh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
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. 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 1 1/2... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( 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 surgery ? I... View answer

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

Public Forum Discussions

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 ... not able to sleep and frequent chiropractor visits don t seem to help. The only way I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Chugh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
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 disc,... View answer

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

i have 2 herniated discs in L3 - L5 .... for 3 years i have been dealing with this pain. However over the last week i have found i can not bring my right hip to a 90 degree without... 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 cancer stage 1 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richard Jackson ( Neurologist)
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 pain. Second ... View answer

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

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

You cannot treat it yourself. Use an abdominal belt to stabilize the same. Surgery would be required if the pain is severe.

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...