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Yes you can recover, but sometimes the pain and symptoms do continue. A cortisone injection can sometimes also help. If you have any numbness or weakness, or severe pain in the legs or any groin numbness, or any bladder or bowel symptoms, then surgery is usually needed. I'd recommend you get the problem evaluated by a spinal specialist as well. Regards

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Dr. Richard Parkinson

Neurosurgeon

Sydney