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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Treatment, Cost and Side Effects

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I'm a 64 year old male with a acquired brain injury from an accident 2 and a half years ago, also have physical disability. I have lost nearly 2 stone over last 3 months, I am constantly thirsty and need to urinate a lot, I can not hold my wee and have to go as soon as I feel the need. I have just had a blood and urine test. My blood sugar has doubledfrom 51 to 114 and have been given metformin 500 mg twice a day am I know a diabetic? Nurse said if im sick I need to go to a and e why is that?

M.Ch - Neuro Surgery, Fellowship in Functional Neuromodulation Surgery
Neurosurgeon, Gandhidham
I don't think you need to go to a and e. But the thirst and urination issues can be due to diabetes so as brain injury. Difficulty in holding can be due to brain as well as spine injury or urinary infection and other causes. So you need proper det...
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I am suffering from numbness of my penis. My tip of penis can't feel. Any sensations not even any cold or hot. I am. Getting problem in my erection also. Went to doctor a few days ago and he gave me medicines like -eractx, maxd3 6k, limcee tab, zentel tab, meaxen gold injection. Can these all medicine cure my numbness of my penis.(whenever I tried to masturbate my testis tried to come out of my scrotum. Sac).should I continue with these medicine lif yes how mat days do I have to take those medicine.

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Men who present with chronic pelvic pain frequently have symptoms referred along the penis and into the tip of the penis, or glans. Symptoms may include numbness, tingling, aching, pain, or other sensitivity and discomfort. The tip of the penis, o...
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Hello Sir, I am suffering from below mention spine injury. 1. Broad bases posterior an forminal disc bulge t l3/4 and l5-s1 levels causing thecal sac indentation with mild compression on left exiting nerve root. 2. Broad based posterior and forminal disc bulge at l4/5 level causing thecal sac indentation with compression on bilateral exiting nerve roots |(left>right). Ap canal diameter is 14 mm kindly advise to me, to whom doctor I should consult. I.e. Ortho, neuro or spine. Thanking you.

Fellowship knee, hip, shoulder arthroplasty and arthroscopy , Fellowship in Joint Replacement, Fellowship in Arthroscopy and sports medicine , Diploma in Orthopaedics, MBBS
Orthopedic Doctor, Nagpur
Spine surgeon, though you do not fall exactly in category of surgical patient. Conservative management with medication rest and physiotherapy you will be benefited.

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