Re: Desiccated Disk w/ Annual tear and Tarlov Cysts

patient presents wit SI jt pain and pain at the bottom of left foot MRI show DJD in l/s spine and tarlov cyst findings on exam yield SI Joint< lateral sacrum L5 & L2 weak Left psoas Muscle Positive SLR @60 and positive Braggards is there the chance conservative care will be helpful or is she looking at surgery or drainage of the cysts

Posted By jeffrey culbert on May 30, 2007 at 08:25:18:

In Reply to: Desiccated Disk w/ Annual tear and Tarlov Cysts posted by Cheri on May 14, 2007 at 16:16:02:

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Silicone inserts leave radius and ulna pressure-free and provide intermittent compression to the soft tissue of the joint, leading to increased circulation, thus aiding in the resorption of swelling and edema.

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