I m having mild lumbar scoliosis, Spina Bifida & Tethered Spinal Cord at L-3. EMG & NCV test r normal. There is continuous Neck & Lower back pain. Can't sit or stand in one position for long time (say for an hour). Some doctors say there is need for an operation & some disagree! What should I do? Operation, yes or no?
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Hello only way you can cure or reduce this symptoms by undergoing surgery but definitely its a risk a good operating doctor is required If not it can be still more worse kindly take 2 opinions from 2 different orthopedician for further evaluation and treatment.
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