Spinal Cord Conditions/Disorders Community
sacrilization of L5
About This Community:

The spinal cord is the part of the nervous system that relays messages to and from the brain. Discuss topics including spinal stenosis, spinal cord injury or damage and treatment methods.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

sacrilization of L5

I was diagnosed with this after the L5 separated when I was in my late 20's or early 30's.  The night it happened, I could feel my legs but had no use of them.  I did not go to the doctor, but it took months and months to be able to sit down or stand up or stand any any period of time.  I am now having sciatic pain and my lower L5 seems to be hitting a nerve every so often, usually when I am sitting.  Any suggestions as to how this can be fixed, or do I have to just "live with it" the rest of my life.  I am now 52.  I can not lay on my back for long and throughout the night I have wake up to shift positions because my hips are aching.
620923_tn?1416285879

  Hi and welcome to the Spinal Cord C/D support forum.

I would highly suggest seeing a Dr to find out what all is going on....

Had u considered u may have a condition that ur joints shift out of place, and can be moved back?....if u did have that it may be a matter of readjusting u and then wearing a brace for now to keep it there...u may need to do exercises to help strengthen  the muscles to help keep things where they belong.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Pain Tracker
Pain
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
11368261_tn?1418764653
Blank
alixchiari uploaded new photos
Dec 16
620923_tn?1416285879
Blank
selmaS commented on Flycaster305's status
Dec 16
620923_tn?1416285879
Blank
selmaS commented on photo
Dec 15
Top Neurology Answerers
620923_tn?1416285879
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
1225331_tn?1333369369
Blank
kelly97
CO
1751596_tn?1406776760
Blank
kristy12
Berlin, Germany
Spinal Cord Conditions/Disorders Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Neurology Answerers
620923_tn?1416285879
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
1225331_tn?1333369369
Blank
kelly97
CO
1751596_tn?1406776760
Blank
kristy12
Berlin, Germany