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Tmd in jaw and arthritis

I have been diagnosed with tmd and arthritis in my jaw I got given some naproxen first time they didn't work I went back to the doctors again and he has prescribed me with nothing he said just keep taking ibuprofen or paracetamol but they aren't working the pain is even worse and it's unbearable I can't sleep at night I can't open my mouth properly or nothing he said he wants to send me for a scan but that could take Ages and I don't want to put up with the pain like it is I can't handle it

Chronic back pain

Hi, I am a 22 yr old female suffering from back pain since 2+ years. My MRI shows herniated discs and a perineural cyst. I am undergoing physiotherapy. My question is, will consumption of alcohol make my condition worse?

Severe back pain

I have chronic back pain which I currently see a pain management doctor for. They have prescribed me muscle relaxers and 7.5 hydrocodone. Right now I am barley able to move with sharp pain in my middle back the radiates down my right leg. This is not the normal pain I have. I went to the ER 2 times yesterday and they didn't do anything for me. I have had the pain for 4 days now and it just getting worse. I called my doctor but they have not responded to me. I don't know what else to do.

Neck compression

Am 28yrs.i have been neck compression from past 4 years. i have all scan reports but i dnt know whats my problem.can u please tell me the problem i have x-ray of cervical spine

Right Knee pain

Mr scan revels1)grade ii signal in posterior horn of medical meniscus 2)multilpbulayed ganglion postero-superior to posterior cruciate ligament 3)chondromalacia patellae along lateral facet of patellae 4)mild synovial effusion

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