thankyou for your response/reply....I wish I knew a neuro-radiologist.......I have been trying to convince doctors that the pain on the right side is a result of the discs which bulge to the left.....also the disc that is ruptured and has material outside of its intended area could be irritating nerves without pressing on the spinal cord......but then it took me over 2 years to get a doctor to even agree that nerves were being pinched........it is very frustrating because I feel as though I am a dog chaseing its tail and about the time I catch the tail another doc or surgeon rewinds the dog part and there I go chaseing my tail trying to convince then that yes I do have the pain I say I do...blablablabla........I also believe I have some balance issues...IO fell on the ice a couple weeks ago 4 times and though the ice was slick the living room at the bottom of the stairs was not ...nor was the 3-4 inch similar drop at the back door .....my wife says don't tell them you are falling cause then they will have you chaseing--ie looking for some other problem...oh well that is enough whineing ...thanks surfdog takecare===treedad
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