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Hi to all,

DolphinDDolphin Posts: 3
edited 06/11/2012 - 7:24 AM in Lower Back Pain
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Hi to all,

I have had lower bk pain for years and also pain in between shoulder blades n under ribs ect also wrists fingers feet ect.A long with many other symptoms doc now thinks i could have ra as am loosing weight with fatigue everyday ugh so hes doing blood tests at the moment.

The only pain relife i can use is tramadol but makes me 2 sleepy n paracetamol as hes tryin to find out what is wrong hopefully soon.

I just feel like iam falling to bits iam only 46 n feel like iam 80.




  • Have you had an MRI yet? Keep us posted. Charry
    DDD of lumbar spine with sciatica to left hip,leg and foot. L4-L5 posterior disc bulge with prominent facets, L5-S1 prominent facets with a posterior osteocartilaginous bar. Mild bilateral foraminal narrowing c-spine c4-c7 RN
  • I had an MRI as i have an underactive bladder n had some neurological symptoms including muscle spasms that i still get ect they were checking for spinal cord compression which i dont have but i still have bk pain ect when i was laid on my side it feels as if my spine is squashed together
    i went for assesment forop on bladder last week n nurse said i had lost half an inch in my hight so i could have osteioprosis could that be it.

    Iam going to mention it when i go to docs next wed.

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  • I am sorry to hear of your troubles and hope that you get a diagnosis and some relief soon. A diagnosis is half the battle. Good luck and keep us posted.
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