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I have what seems to be occasional back paralysis causing me…

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I have what seems to be occasional back paralysis causing me to fall.

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

I am presently being treated for peripheral neuropathy with gabapentin.

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

Two yrs ago I had back surgery { laminectomy for spinal stenosis }

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Dr. Mark
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Hello -

Are you falling because of pain in the legs, then weakness?

Or just weakness out of nowhere?

Was your back surgery in the lumbar area, or the cervical or thoracic area?

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