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Bilateral Sciatica

Hi all,

I am 26 M .I have sciatica pain in both of my legs. Sometimes more in one than another.Though i can handle this pain, but i fear that as time will pass it will increase. It started as lower back pain a month and a half ago than in one leg. I injured my back during exercise again and it is now in both the legs.
My major MRI findings are :-

1) Schmorl's node noted along the superior endplate of L4 vertebral body.

2)Diffuse bulge of l4/l5 disc is indenting anterior thecal sac and causing mild bilateral lateral recess narrowing.

3) Minimal bulge of L3/4 disc is also noted. There is mild ligamentum flavum hypertrophy.

I went to a orthopedic he said it is just mild bulge at l4/l5 and have given me gabapentin. I want to know if i should see someother doctor like neurosurgeon or should i look for surgery as an option. I don't want this pain to go worse.
If anybody could help me in understanding above findings.


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