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05 Apr 2003

Headaches and backpain
Almost every morning I get up with a light headache at the back of my head where my neck and head gets together and just behind my eyes on the temples. If I am unable to get rid of it it feels as if my head is going to explode later in the day.

I was in a motoraccident in 1996 and I think I my have hurt my back between no 4 and 5 in my spine. The cushion in compressed. I have also broken my right femur and now my right leg is 2.5cm shorter than my left leg. I never had problems but now my lower back starts to get very sore and the muscles/bones where my bum stops on the left hand side.

I am also using a inner-sole on my left foot because I crushed 2 of the bones on top of my foot.

What can I drink for the pain or what must I do?
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CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Bennie, it’s dangerous to just start taking drugs before you even know what the problem is. There is a real chance that your pain is due to the spinal injuries and that’s why I think you should start by seeing a neurosurgeon. If he can’t find anything wrong you can start to relax. I’m sure he will also be able to refer you to someone who will be able to help you if it’s not a neurosurgical problem. Good luck
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