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... Due to an injury, my husband had back surgery in 2003 on his L4-L5 disk. Recently, he reinjured his back and has DDD and disks L2 through S1 are bulging. The MRI report shows L4-L5 bulging 4mm and pinching the nerve and possibly leaking fluid from the disk. He has an appointment to see a neurosurgeon Sept. 20. His chiropractor has told him with this leaking it could be more... (1 replies)
L4-L5 problems
Jun 15, 2009
... Almost 4 years ago, my L4 ruptured, causing pain you would not believe. I had surgery to repair the disk and seemed to be doing great. ... (2 replies)
... pital for 4 days. I didn't have any noticeable back pain then but I am now having some back pain and leg pain. I had an MRI last week and was told I blew out the disk again. I do not want a fusion my sister had 2 or 3 hasn't helped her at all. I am going to get a ESI tomorrow hope it helps. ... (4 replies)

L4-L5 disk
Aug 12, 2004
... hello everyone, This is my first time using this website. i have been dealing with a protruded disk at L4-L5 for the past year and nothing has improved. i had a car accident last year which affected the strength of my back. Anyways, i wanted to get some ideas on how harmful it would be for my back if i consider having a child. i am only 25 and my husband and i have been... (1 replies)
... L5 disk removal. ... (4 replies)
... HI there. Who said pain medication won't help?? I hope it wasn't the doctor. It will help ease the pain. It may not rid of it, but it will help make things more tolerable for most. The muscle relaxer might help some also, by loosening up any spasms he is more likely experiencing. But I would suggest on insisting on some level of pain meds until he can be seen by a spine... (1 replies)
L4-L5 disk
Aug 12, 2004
... :wave: Hello Nina. I have 6 kids, the first 2 were pre-back injury(16, and 14) Then I was hit by a drunk driver about 8 years ago, ruptured L4-L5, I also have stenosis. My 5 yr old did not seem to be to bad and with my 21 month old my bad hurt quite a bit but the MRI after she was born showed she didn't do much more damage. However my 9 month old twins did, but I have big... (1 replies)
... This is my 1st time posting here.. and sorry in advance because I know this post is lengthy... I had an MRI my results in a nutshell are L1-L2 disc bulging with mild facet arthropathy from L2-L3 disc bulging with facet arthropathy with canal stenosis L3-L4 disc bulging with mild facet arthropathy L4-L5 disk bulging severe facet arthropathy moderate canal stenosis, mild... (7 replies)
Rehydrating A Disk
Jun 10, 2003
... L5 disk from car accident. ... (3 replies)
... L5 disk fragment sitting on the nerve, compressing it. I let mine go for a long time because the back doctor wanted to see if i would heal on my own. ... (2 replies)
L4-L5 Question????
Aug 18, 2004
... I hurt my back at work in 2002 and when it happened the pain shot across my back, and in my buttocks, but I also hurt my right side with pain in my back, leg and shoulder. I did have surgery for the bad disk, I had pain in my left leg,also pins and needles but mostly very bad lower back pain that by the end of the day I was not even sleeping thru the night. Did epidurals and... (2 replies)
... S1 microdiskectomy to remove the portion of the disk that was herniated and laying on my nerve root. ... (10 replies)
... L5 disk that surgeons didn't get out. ... (2 replies)
... that they did not remove the annulus ... Which seems to me that they cleared the area and removed disk fragments but not any part of the disk. ... (1 replies)
... Hi everyone. Thank god for this board! I was wondering if I could get some advice. I have degenerative disk disease at L4-L5 and a bulge at L5-S1 with very little spacing at the L4-L5 level and some space compromise at L5-S1. (I used to be 6'3" now am 6' 1 and 3/4"...) I have had this condition for years (tenpin bowled semi professionally). I first had problems at 26... (9 replies)
... I'm 49 but in a similar situation. I have a bulging disk at L5-S1 that is pinching my Sciatic nerve. I have daily pain in my left buttock and down my left leg. In April, I had a discogram which I learned yesterday (6/6) revealed a peripheral tear of the annula. Short story is, I'm scheduled for surgery 7/20. Fusion of L4-L5. Possible fusion of L5-S1, but could escape... (51 replies)
... L5 bulging disk paracentral and to the left. I had traction therapy and also I just in the last month received 2 steroid epidural injections which did not help. ... (2 replies)
L5 S1 Disc o-gram
Aug 24, 2006
... S1 and the surgeon wanted to assess how good the disk was above this one. ... (7 replies)
... will be to clean out the disk tissue and put in the cages. They will also be doing a bone graft from the hip. The very next day, the surgeon will put the rods and screws in my spine. ... (12 replies)
... S1. That he will take the disk out on low back and put nothing in its place. No fusion just nothing said you will be fine. then wait and due T12 at a later time. ... (2 replies)


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