Little seems to be known about the sexual dysfunction SD in lumbar intervertebral disc herniation. Investigation of sexual and sphincter dysfunction in patient with lumbar disc hernitions. Sexual and sphincter dysfunction in patients admitted with lumbar disc herniations between September March
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Donepezil increases central nervous system acetylcholine levels and is used for treatment of dementia. Increases in spinal acetylcholine levels have been implicated in the relief of neuropathic pain. Anesthesiology ; 1
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The aim of this review is to describe the injuries associated with sacral fractures and to analyze their impact on patient outcome. A comprehensive narrative review of the literature was performed to identify the injuries associated with sacral fractures. Sacral fractures are uncommon injuries that result from high-energy trauma, and that, due to their rarity, are frequently underdiagnosed and mistreated.
Pudendal neuralgia is an important but often unrecognized and undiagnosed cause of pelvic floor pain. Its incidence is unknown, and there is relatively little data and scientific evidence in the literature on its diagnosis and treatment. However, I believe that a significant number of women who have burning pain in the vulva, clitoris, vagina, perineum, or rectum — including women who are diagnosed with interstitial cystitis, pelvic floor muscle spasms, vulvodynia, or other conditions — may in fact have pudendal neuralgia.
Take a look at some of our Patient Success Stories to read about others who we have helped. These branch off the lower end of the spinal cord, joining other nerves which travel towards the bladder anus and feet. Cauda Equina Syndrome is a serious and potentially debilitating condition in which there is an acute loss of functions in the lumbar region, bladder and anal sphincters and legs.
The differential diagnosis of neurogenic and referred leg pain. An aetiological classification of neurogenic and referred leg pain is presented. The classification includes systemic conditions, conditions from the brain, spinal cord, cervical and thoracic spinal canal, lumbar spinal canal, lumbar nerve root canal, lumbar extraforaminal area, the pelvis and the lower extremity. Each one of these conditions can mimic a lumbar disc herniation accurately.
Pain Back pain. Most Australian adults will experience low back pain at some time in their lives. Most low back pain gets better without the need to see a doctor, and gentle activity, not bed rest, seems usually to be the best treatment.