Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 177 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • Garner nc
01
Jul2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 6-18 Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Yermensetty
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Physical Therapy, Ice, Massage, Rest
    Not Improved
    Cortisone Injection, Stretching, Strengthening Exercises, Epidural

Stenosis L4-L5 damaged nerve, sciatica right side

Had physical therapy 2 months, gabapentin. 1600 mg ibuprophen for 3 months, stretching and strengthening excercises for 2 months, rest

Can walk only few steps at a time then sit


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