Radicular Pain

                   

Radicular pain is inflammation of spinal nerve roots.

радикулитDifferent types of radicular pain include:

These forms may be acute and chronic. Neurologist will diagnose your condition.

Causative Factors for Radicular Pain

  • Spinal disk dislocation in chronic spine disorders
  • Osteochondrosis
  • Spinal infections
  • Nerve root pain comes from spinal injuries and swellings
  • Extreme cold
  • Limited movement of spinal cord

Treating Radicular Pain

Treatment is estimated on the basis of reason and stage of disorder. Conservative methods of treatment include: 

  • Pain relievers
  • Bee and snake poison or any other medicines with irritant properties
  • Novocaine blockade
  • Vitamin B
  • Physiotherapy (ultrasound, electrophoresis)
  • Stretching
  • Massage
  • Mud bath
  • Acupuncture
  • Curing exercises
  • Spa procedures

If conservative treatment proves ineffective, surgery may be needed, for example surgery to remove herniated disk.