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Chronic Right Hip/ Lower back pain.
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Chronic Right Hip/ Lower back pain.

I am an Honorable discharged disabled veteran. I've had my fair share of injuries from being an invinsible Marine. Im almost 28 and i'm suffering from some serious chronic pain. They've tried the maximum doses of narcotics and also muscle relaxers with no positive relief. The only real relief I get is from having my massage therapist stretch my lumbar and hips, but it's temporary. I was concerned with the number of xrays that i've had taken since 2000 including CT scans and how they can effect the body long term. Is it possible that the radiation exposure caused chronic pain? Many of my xrays were taken overseas and almost all were done at military facilities - the equiptment was much older.


*Right hip has a partial thickness tear to the obturator muscle and edema on the femoral head. MRI-report Oct2010
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It is extremely unlikely that x-rays and CT scans have caused your chronic pain.  

Hope you are feeling better or find treatment that can help.  Best wishes,
GC
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