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My recent EMG, performed for arm pain indicates mild chronic

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Customer: My recent EMG, performed for arm pain indicates mild chronic radiculopathy I had disc herniation in 2009 and at that time emg showed acute mild radiculopathy Having chronic radiculopathy now, I am trying to figure out if it is chronic active radiculopathy or simply evidence from 2009 herniation
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

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Since this is mild chronic radiculopathy there is no progression or worsening since 2009.

Hence this is not likely active problem.

Just the residual changes from 2009 episode.
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