Olga 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 300 lbs
  • 5' 6"
  • NM
29
Nov2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Number of Surgeries 1
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Spondylolisthesis

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Stretching, Strengthening Exercises, Supplements, Discectomy Surgery, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Laminectomy (Decompression) Surgery, Inversion Table, Mattress Change, McKenzie Method, Heat, Weight loss, Physical Therapy, Surgery, Ice, Cortisone Injection, Massage, Acupuncture, Rest, Chiropractor, Acetaminophen
    Worsened
    Epidural

Surgery helped for about 3 years...then the pain in legs and low back started to come back....acupuncture helped some but too short lived...Chiropractor and massages felt good for a day or so..then back in pain...pain dull some but never with enough relief...u also have fibromyalgia n top of it all...ugh ...its awful to be in pain 24/7...


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