Hello I joined this site not quite knowing what condition I have. After numerous X-rays MRI etc the best answer I get is Degenerative disc and a mild curvature of the spine mostly in the thoracic and lumbar area.
I experience what I can best describe as intense back muscle tightness middle thoracic that radiates down in lumbar. I have had and still have terrible posture which has caused most of my issues.
While I am not seeking a diagnosis I am looking to see if so am on the right… read more
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@A MySpondylitisTeam Member, you may Not want to know those answers, do your own research, there is no cure for this stuff and treatments and surgeries and snake oil, just don't work, you just read stories on here and see for yourself, you can let them operate till you have nothing left and you are gonna be in pain, the way I look at it is I will keep my parts if its not going to work and put me in worse pain. Well read on. WELCOME, make your Own decisions with your own Research. Good luck.
I have axial spondylitis and my main symptoms are pain in the SI joints and stiffness in my low back. I also have pain sometimes in my right hand, ribs, and knees. I used to have a lot of fatigue, but after changing my diet, it's much better. I also have anxiety but seeing a therapist helps. I was diagnosed based on SI joint pain, low back stiffness, inflammation seen on an MRI and HLA B27 positive.
What is nerve burning?
What lind of doctor would I see to explore this option?
What does the procedure entail?