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buttock pain

terrybelltterrybell Posts: 1
edited 07/04/2015 - 9:29 PM in Chronic Pain
I have been to many doctors for my buttock pain (3 years of pain) and I am getting worse. I have had injections, mri's, xrays, pain meds, lyrica, etc and nothing helps. I am starting to think that nothing will help. Can anyone recommend something that will help?

terry wurm


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  • SavageSavage United StatesPosts: 5,431
    It sounds like you are seeing a spine specialist and or pain management doctor.

    One of the test my pain management doctor did was an EMG, nerve conduction test.
    It was very revealing of areas of my spine effected....areas I have not even given voice to.

    And it was helpful to doctor re my treatments.
    I wish you the best.
    Please keep us posted on how you are doing.
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    Please read my medical history at: Medical History

  • EnglishGirlEEnglishGirl Posts: 1,825
    edited 07/06/2015 - 6:53 AM
    What diagnostics have you had? What's causing the pain? It's easier to give advise when we know what's causing the pain. Treatments are more effective with a firm diagnosis.
    Osteoarthritis & DDD.
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