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new problems need help advice please please

starsinhereyessstarsinhereyes Posts: 583
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:36 AM in Lower Back Pain
i really need some advice, 4days ago back by base of neck swollen between shoulder area. gettin numb more daily
now feeling pain shootin like i have in lower back
simular to spasms.
pain doc just has rn tell me take more of my baclofen an if need can take more of darvoset.
im waitin to see new doc oct 6 neurologist for yet another opinion.
pain doc did second esi in august i had she said small tiny spinal fluid leakage. since i didnt have spinal headache i would be fine.
i was on lyrica for months did nothing formy nerves she gave me neurtrin and im afraid to take with all side affects.
im really in between docs my ortho surg send me to pain lady shes not to nice since 2nd shot did nothing.
ct and mri had both recently show small buldge.nothing else
have read alot about fibromyalgia but pain doc says i have neuropathy and lumbar radio.sorry i cant spell
really afraid with this neck stuff now.and confused and crying cause im not sure what doc to go to .
i do trust my pm he says its nerves but doesnt know to what extent.
i dont do well on any meds always to strong even in lowest dosage.
anyone pls help
and thank you

had L4,5 fusion in 06
had hardware out in 7mths was cause problem
was very active till may09 numbness legs
cant stand more than 15 min cant sit same
given baclefen 3xday 5mg darvoset as needed take ambien nite
legs so tight and pain
feet numb
lower back pain slwsays
neck swollen and gettin numb
neck,bone spurs pain started 04, back issues and fusion l4,l5 06~hardware removed.
good few yrs. 09 pain sharp, numbness feet,legs, diagnosed fibro, neurop. legs.lung issues.
daily goal do good thing for someone.


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