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Sciatica (cont.)

Sciatica Surgery

If, despite doing everything you are instructed to do, the pain continues and your CT or MRI shows a problem with the disc or bone, you may need back surgery. This should not be performed until you have tried all other methods of treatment, and you should probably get at least two opinions before deciding on surgery as a last resort.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/27/2014

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