sopawjll 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 150 lbs
  • 5' 2"
  • GAINESVILLE FL
21
Mar2016
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Spondylolisthesis

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Physical Therapy, Ice, Massage, Stretching, Strengthening Exercises
    Not Improved
    Surgery, Discectomy Surgery, Laminectomy (Decompression) Surgery

Pain in left flute (piriformis) & left calf. Two back surgeries did not help; my neurologist recommends back fusion L4-5. Trying alternative treatments - ortho bionomy, massages, stretching & walking.


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