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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Treatment, Cost and Side Effects

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My mom is suffering from lumber spine L4 & L5 manke are compressed and blood vessels which goes to the leg r compressed under them n vessel's r blocked. She is having a lot pain in her back n legs. Doctors suggest her for operation. Of spine suggest me some advice.

Rheumatologist, Chennai
If the cord compression is there and symptoms ae severe then she will benefit from surgery but for vessel blockade take opinion of vascular surgeon.
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Hi, I was operated for umbilical hernia 4 years ago and was given spinal anesthesia, but I gets acute pain in spine when I go to pass stool and also I gets pain in mid spine somewhere spinal anesthesia was given and it shoots up till lower of my skull when I gets anxiety or when I climbs n gets down stairs.

MS - General Surgery, FMAS.Laparoscopy
General Surgeon, Gandhinagar
Hello dear Lybrate user, Warm welcome to I have evaluated your query thoroughly.* This is not in relation with spinal anesthesia, but it is due to age related changes over the vertebrae which may be spondylosis or others. Hope this cle...

My mother is 80 plus of age and she is suffering from lumbar stenosis in l-4 & l-5. We don't want any operation pleaseSuggest some non surgical treatment for managing her back and leg pain.

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
Kindly show me a photograph of the affected part. Rule out diabetes & vit. D deficiency or any other metabolic disorder. Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Spring beds, folding beds or thick matress are harmful Do hot fomantation. Parace...

Please explain what the report says when it says straightening of cervical and lumbar cord seen major osteophytes are seen arising from vertical bodies no disc bulge or neural compression is seen this is about my 26 years old brother, also taking some neural medicines.

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Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
Check vit d3 ,vit b12 tests x ray back ap and lateral view. Revert me reports tab. Etoxia 90 one daily.
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