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My husband has been dealing with horrible hip/lower back
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I got an MRI report today, but I don't understand it all,
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I recently had an MRI of my back. I have been experiencing
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A bit of history. In 2006 I started getting pains in my
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I have hip pain feels like its right where ball & socket of
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