L5-S1 disc dessication

I have disc dessication on L5-S1 level..Posterior peridiscal osteophytes is seen at L5-S1 level..There is diffuse disc bulge with a broad based central and bilateral central protrusion at L5-S1 level causing bilateral neural foraminal narrowing and compressive impingement of S1 traversing nerve roots bilaterally..There is mild diffuse disc bulge at L4-L5 level. I want to know whether my problem will be solve through medication & physiotherapy or I would have to go through surgery..My age is 23..

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    Dr Anthony Gambale

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    Dear Ribhuraj,Your condition is serious and advance. It is unusual to see such advance degenerative condition with such a young person. You may require surgery but you should be evaluated by a Chiropractor and have any long standing spinal structural alignment problem corrected. You likely have had a spinal subluxation (misalignment) as long as you have been walking.Fell free to visit our web site for a better understanding of your health.


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