MRI shows my L3/L4 and L5/S1 have tears and L4/L5 is bulging. Two years ago only L3/L4 had a tear. Pain is consistant. I am going in for cortisone injections soon already did PT with no sign of improvement I feel certian I will have to have surgery. What kind of proceedure would I have to have and how long is the recovery time? I am 35 years old.
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