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    Nerve damage pain permanent?
    I have had chronic terrible nerve pain for 3 1/2 yrs now. I have read that after 12 mnths no improvement will...More
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    Nerve damage pain permanent?
    I have had chronic terrible nerve pain for 3 1/2 yrs now. I have read that after 12 mnths no improvement will...More
    Posted by An_267298
    Spinal Stenosis
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    Posted by ray19761969
    HELP ME PLEASE
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    Rescent News on this
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    Rescent News on this
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    Rescent News on this
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    Lumbar spine bulging disc
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    Posted by An_267215
    Double Laminectomy - oxycodone / Percocet drug hel...
    So 13 years ago I had a microdiscectomy. It seemed to work out well. 5 years ago I was scheduled for another...More
    Posted by An_267189
    Mid back pain and lower leg edema
    Starting about 2 years ago, I began getting really bad pain in my mid back after any activity that was more...More
    Posted by Mom2twodogs

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    Anyone know of link between degenerative disc disease and lower extremity edema?
    • Maybe bone marrow edema? I do have osteoarthritis of my left ankl
    • Leg edema a separate issue?
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    Mid back pain and lower leg edema
    Starting about 2 years ago, I began getting really bad pain in my mid back after any activity that was more...More
    Posted by Mom2twodogs

    Take the Poll

    Anyone know of link between degenerative disc disease and lower extremity edema?
    • Maybe bone marrow edema? I do have osteoarthritis of my left ankl
    • Leg edema a separate issue?
    View Poll Results
    Nerve pain after carotid endarterectomy
    I am writing in regards to my mum who had 2 endarterectomy. She has been suffering with nerve damage pain and...More
    Posted by Mazelb13
    Make Sure Your Physician is Anesthesiology Pain tr...
    My mother had a cervical epidural the other day, and loss her airway. She was told the medication mixed with...More
    Posted by An_267170
    Back Pain Plus
    I'm sitting here close to tears. I'm in my 70's and have been dealing with back pain for 30 years now. I also...More
    Posted by BonnieB74
    Diagnosed with T8-9 herniation
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    Posted by callawaydb
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    Posted by dollbug
    Mid-back pain.
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    Posted by cooker6920
    Arthritis after years of back injuries/surgeries
    For those that don't know me, I was crushed by a tree over 15 years ago. The initial injury was life...More
    Posted by trs1960
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    what is a Bilateral L3, 4, Medial branch and L5 dorsal primary ramus blocks? My pain level has...More
    Laser spine surgerys
    I am a 43 year old male that has been dealing with low back pain for over 20 years. I have been diagnosed...More
    Posted by An_267022
    Burning spine
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    Posted by An_266990
    lumbar laminectomy
    I am scheduled to have lumbar laminectomy and fusion, I am looking to see if anyone else has had this...More
    Posted by mfghawk13
    Need help!
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