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Spine and Back Health

MRI Results

05/27/2009

Question:

I have had (L) leg pain and (L) big toe numbness x5 months. I recently had an mri which showed a foraminal disc protrusion L4-5 w/no canal stenosis; a (L) paracentral disc protrusion and annular tear at L-5 w/no canal stenosis. What does this mean?

Answer:

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