Marie 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 5' 5"
  • Elberta, Alabama
23
Nov2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Karrianne Hamel
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion)

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Oral corticosteroids, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Acetaminophen
    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Stretching, Chiropractor, Brace, Rest, Physical Therapy
    Worsened
    Swimming

Not an enjury. Just started getting worse as time moved on. I am scheduled to have surgery soon. I have tried physical theropy, shots in my back. Works for a little while then back to same old feelings in my back. Surgeon says it is spinal stenosis.


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