Welcome, Friend!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

advertisement
advertisement
Protect anonymity
We strongly suggest that members do not include their email addresses. Once that is published , your email address is available to anyone on the internet , including hackers.

Notice
All discussions and comments that contain an external URL will be automatically moved to the spam queue. No external URL pointing to a medical web site is permitted. Forum rules also indicate that you need prior moderator approval. If you are going to post an external URL, contact one of the moderators to get their approval.
There are no medical professionals on this forum side of the site. Therefore, no one is capable or permitted to provide any type of medical advice.
This includes any analysis, interpretation, or advice based on any diagnostic test

The main site has all the formal medical articles and videos for you to research on.
advertisement

Back problem symptoms

AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,578
edited 06/11/2012 - 7:23 AM in Upper Back Pain, Thoracic
Hi Everyone.
I have had a back problem for a few years now - herniated disc kind-of between the shoulder blades. Anyway, the last couple of months I have been getting tingling sensations in random places for varying durations, and frequently on my face it feels like i have spider webs, and my nose feels like it has been punched all of the time. In the UK, the doctors don't want to know about Backs unless you are peeing your pants. Should I be worried? What can I do?

Regards,
Alex
advertisement

Comments

  • dilaurodilauro ConnecticutPosts: 11,347
    ">image

    For a Spine-Health Site introduction, Click on :

    Welcome To Spine-Health

    If you have any questions, feel free to contact (PM) any one of the Moderators here Priestess , Bruce , Paulgla, DiLauro

    The Spine-Health Web site offers so much more than these Member Forums.
    Check the various tabs at the top of the Spine-Health page and you will find so much that is offered here.

    Please remember that all information you receive from members on this forum is NOT
    formal medical advise. You should always consult with your doctors.

    To get back to the Forums, you can always click on Forum Home

    Please feel free to contact me at rdilauro@gmail.com or send me a message

    ________________________________________________________________________________
    Have you had MRI's to identify what Discs are herniated? Generally, (but this is just generally) when you have facial problems, it is more associated with cervical discs. Thoracic (upper) can cause upper back problems. I dont understand that UK medical system or even any non-USA medical system, so I really cant help there.
    Ron DiLauro Veritas-Health Forums Manager
    I am not a medical professional. I comment on personal experiences
    You can email me at: rdilauro@veritashealth.com
  • With you being in the UK and me in the US, I'm not sure of everything you can get done. I think I would consult with a doctor about your symptoms though. It may not have anything to do with your back. Regardless, it really should be addressed...
    Good luck and welcome to the forum!
  • advertisement
Sign In or Register to comment.