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July19th I tripped on a cement block threw the palm plam I ws holding-cit a LARGE 12 stitch hole in my leg on the cement block. NOW though, every other week my back makes me lean forward-I CAN'T STRAIGHTENUP!!! WHY??? I am worried!! HELP ME!!

Doctor's Assistant: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?

No swelling. When I start walking. Like, I have a small dog & I went to take her fer a walk & it started!!!! I lean backward to try to straiten it but its not helping. Any other ideas? I know I have arthritis, but what do I do? Help?

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Approx. 15 yrs. ago I had surgery on my (I don"t know what to call them neck where the dr. put 2 platinum bolts (?) in my #4 & 5 discs. Surgery was a success but it didn't take the pain away. I have had to sleep with a pillow under my legs..

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Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 10 months ago
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Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 10 months ago

You have probably developed disc disease lower in the spine.

What is your question exactly? We do not provide diagnoses or treatment, we help with information by answering specific questions.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
What should I do when it happens? Also, I am on muscle relaxers for my neck but doesn't this sound
like a bone problem & I see b you answer you agree too. So what do I do when this happens?
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 10 months ago

I do not do phone calls and I did not suggest one.

If you want to wait for an expert to call you, that is fine.

If you want to continue here let me know

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Cancel my request for a phone call from the doctor. Don't bill me ever. Just forget about it. I know now you think I have a disc disease in my lower spine so I will talk one of my Drs & see what I should do. Thank you for your help.
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I dont want my free trial. Thank you for your help. I will take it from here.
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