Radiculopathy treatments
Radiculopathy

Treatments could include:

  • Gait training is a type of physical therapy that helps people improve their ability to stand and walk.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Living with pain that won't go away can be discouraging at best and unbearable at worst. But it is important to remember that there are treatment options that can reduce your pain and improve your quality of life. Your doctor may recommend the use...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Heat and cold can help reduce pain, but knowing which is more appropriate at any given time can be confusing. Learn when to treat injuries with cold or heat.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Laminectomy is a type of back surgery used to relieve compression on the spinal cord. It removes the lamina (part of the bone that forms the vertebral arch in the spine) and/or bone spurs. These structures can put pressure on the spinal cord or ne...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Your spinal column is an intricate series of bones connected by ligaments. They are cushioned with gel-like disks between each vertebra. These disks begin to wear down, move out of place, and press on your spinal nerves over time, causing pain. Th...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Lateral traction moves part of your body, such as your leg, slightly to the side to correct a dislocation. A system of weights and tension holds your body part in place as a form of orthopedic treatment, a form of treatment for correcting musculos...
    Source:HLCMS
  • In medical terminology, traction refers to the practice of exerting a slow, gentle pull on a fractured or dislocated body part. The purpose is to guide the part back into place and to hold it steady. Traction may also be used to stretch the neck a...
    Source:HLCMS
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