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I have a L5 / S1 with nerve pain going all the way down my

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I have a L5 / S1 with nerve pain going all the way down my leg ,also a Bursitis on my left hip or thigh area causing pain 24/7 to the point where I am crying have had various treatmements to no avail I will be seeing a spine speciallist next week from what I can acertain so far that I will need an operation ,ehat can you tell me I'm scared about the back opp because I have heard horrow stories.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question,
I’m Dr. Saha and I’ll try to help you.
Did you have MRI?
Which treatments did you get so far?
When did all the symptoms develop?