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... goes down the back of the leg. The last 3 years left foot numbness. My worst pain is in bed getting up is very painful. Before my ALIF surgery I suffered from sciatica foot numbness and pain in mostly my left le region. ... (9 replies)
... Your chiropractor is probably right. Get ready for back surgery, but make sure you get a good surgeon. Look 'em up online or ask for references. They won't like it , but it's your body (1 replies)
... Hi all, I have been suffering with sciatica for three plus years. I am in the workers comp system, which moves very slowly. ... (1 replies)

... Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays @teteri66 and thanks for the response! I haven't conducted an EMG/Nerve conduction study but will definitely look into it. I've had this herniated disc in the L5-S1 area for almost 10years now, and have never had any sciatica. The most I've experienced is not being able to keep my back straight and bed rest for 1week. My hamstring... (2 replies)
Sciatica Dilemna
Dec 23, 2015
... the disk between L4 and L5 is herniated, and impinging the left foraminal nerve. Furthermore, the disk between L5 and S1 is impinging the foraminal nerve on the right side that comes out of L5!. ... (1 replies)
EMG Positve
Dec 12, 2015
... S1 and did the discectomies on both as well. He said he also did some foramin and facet work cleaning it up. So far no sciatica but lots of pain and some weakness. Haven't been out of bed for very long, mostly to use bathroom and walk around the house which wears me out. ... (14 replies)
EMG Positve
Dec 3, 2015
... I asked about the coccyx and he said that wouldn't be causing my leg pain. Not that it isn't causing other pain, but his main concern right now is to get my sciatica under control. ... (14 replies)
... the spine, it is not uncommon for some other abnormalities to be found, which is what happened in your case. In your case, a herniated disc located between the L5 and S1 vertebrae was found. ... (1 replies)
... Hi hopper. You are stilll very fresh out of surgery. When they operate on your back it is necessary to move nerves and since you already had the sciatica, it may take several months for the nerve pain to die down. When the nerves are irritated they can cause some trouble for a while. Give it time and don't push the walking; only walk as far as you comfortably can and rather... (4 replies)
... Hello. I'm 8 days post discectomy surgery and still having some sciatica issues. As it was before surgery when I walk the symptoms increase down my right leg. Although now it is a much less type of pain. ... (4 replies)
... After having sciatica symptoms for a year now and trying to work around it.... ended up going to get an M.R.I. ... (21 replies)
... I had a fall two years ago that resulted in disk herniation at L5/S1. The pain after almost around a year subsided and i thought its gone but then again started again. I have pain in my calves and feet and sometime in hips as well. I have been to neurosurgeons, some suggested surgery and others were like you dont need surgery at all. As per the ones that didn't advise... (4 replies)
... I had a fall two years ago that resulted in disk herniation at L5/S1. The pain after almost around a year subsided and i thought its gone but then again started again. I have pain in my calves and feet and sometime in hips as well. I have been to neurosurgeons, some suggested surgery and others were like you dont need surgery at all. As per the ones that didn't advise... (1 replies)
... Welcome to the board. First, I would suggest that you make a habit of getting a copy of the MRI and the radiology report, and any other testing you may have in the future. These are available to you for your personal use...and it is a good idea to start a file so you will have the records at your fingertips if you go to other specialists, etc. In this case , it would be... (3 replies)
... in specialist. This Dr. order MRI and said I have SI joint disorder and sciatica. He recommended injections and I will get 1st one next week. So I'm wondering if sciatica and bulging disc are the same diagnosis and why my SI joint will not stay in place? ... (3 replies)
... d disc buldge with facet joint hyperthropy causing mild impingement on the thecal sac. Narrowing neural exit foramina on left with potential impingement on left L5 nerve root. Mild narrowing on the right with potential impingement of exiting L5 nerve root weight bearing. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Erica What kind of surgery are you having?? Im 40 year old female and also have a physically demanding job that I love. I injured my self at work last March. Never having back issues before things turned for the worse very quickly. I had bad left leg pain with sciatica, loss of sensation in my skin, numbness and tingling in my entire left leg, and flexing my left foot... (18 replies)
Severe L5-S1
May 1, 2013
... I cannot have a MRI, because I have a pacemaker so I just had a CT scan with dye. My Doctor can't read my report until Tuesday and I just talked to the nurse that said I have severe degenerative disc disease at L5-S1 with severe arthritis above that level and she can't tell me more. I have been having severe leg pain (sciatica) from my lower buttocks to my feet. I cannot been... (1 replies)
... a dermatome map, there are many when you look them up. You will see the areas you describe the are served by the L5 nerve. When you had the steroid injection for sciatica where did they inject, put the needle? ... (31 replies)
... I have seen a bit about my issues on previous posts but nothing recently. I am/was an avid runner and have had a slight ache on occasion in my left lateral hip area for several years which generally gets better during a run; I've just lived with this. However about 2 weeks ago I began having much more severe pain both in that lateral hip area as well as slightly above that... (31 replies)


Associated Tags: arthritis, bursitis, disk degeneration, disk herniation, sciatica, spinal fusion, spinal stenosis

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