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Does anyone have both degenerated, and is this the norm?

ohmebackohmeback Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited March 2019 in Invisible impairments
Hi I'm new here!
About 7 years ago I was getting pain in my right hip, burning sensation , which led to having tests,scans etc to be told my fifth vertebrae was degenerating. 
In the past week I've had a similar burning.. and my skin is sore to touch around my stomach and back, I'd say at the top of my butt. Not much was ever mentioned after my diagnosis about the other fifth vertebrae would or would not go the same way .. 
Does anyone have both degenerated, ( and is this the norm? )
Many thanks 


  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @ohmeback   Pleased to met you welcome.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

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  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Testing team Posts: 7,954

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    Hi @ohmeback, welcome to the community and thank you for sharing with us. How are you doing today?

    Unfortunately, as we're not medical professionals we can't advise you in regards to your question and you're best off speaking to your GP. However, there might be some members here who are able to relate to your experiences. 

    If you have any other questions or are in need of more support, please let us know.
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  • Antonia_AlumniAntonia_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 1,781 Pioneering
    Hi @ohmeback how are you doing today? Were you able to get in touch with your GP about this?
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