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... There is disc desiccation without substantial disc herniation or spondylosis. The spinal canal and neural foramen are widely patent. ... (0 replies)
... Welcome to the board. Sometimes a surgeon will give a patient a bone growth stimulator if a fusion is not taking place or is very slow to grow. I know of some who have done this even at a year post surgery. ... (2 replies)
... I was told everything looked great and that I needed to accept the fact that "this may be as good as you will get...." and to think about getting a spinal cord stimulator. ... (11 replies)

... is a difference of opinion as to how many levels should be fused. I saw 8 different spine surgeons before I made a decision, and the recommendations ranged from 3 levels with the option to do 5 if needed, once he got in there, to one level. Each surgeon had a different preferred way of doing it too. ... (7 replies)
... I can't imagine having to do this alone. I was blessed to be married and have my Mom come stay with me for 3 weeks. I really am in awe of how positive you are being. You just do it. Sometimes that is your only option, isn't it? ... (5 replies)
... level spinal fusion on July 25th and I'm in sooo much pain still. I don't think it did any good just seems like its gotten worse! Even my fiancee thinks Im in more pain now! ... (8 replies)
... I had a 2 level fusion on Feb. ... (12 replies)
... how long does 3 level spinal fusion take (12 replies)
... m not sure i suffer from depression like some people do. i think i just get depressed when i cant do the things i want to do. i'm doing a little better since my 3 level lumbar fusion. ... (11 replies)
... I just wanted to thank everyone for the wonderful post.. I am almost 3 weeks out of my 8 level spinal fusion and I am always trying to figure out if I am on track. I had the surgery Oct. 4Th and I don't go back to the Dr. until Nov. 5Th. ... (14 replies)
... level fusion. We tried every possible thing before we did surgery. I've been through 3 rounds of pt prior, 3 rounds of injections, did the compression but nothing worked. ... (8 replies)
... I was to make autologous blood donation of 3 units! I had already donated one unit when I backed out of the whole thing.... ... (44 replies)
... I hope you'll go see that other ortho spine surgeon too, that specializes in scoliosis and spinal reconstruction. ... (44 replies)
... gery with this treatment. My wife and I were going to go. Figured what the heck. a few round trips to Milwaukee from new york sound great as an alternative to 3 level spinal fusion. Now though, we found a guy in the city who was trained by the milwaukee guy back in the 90"s. Calls in reconstructive therapy. ... (12 replies)
... S1 spinal fusion on active 54 year old..! ... (12 replies)
... brucitis in my hip. i had hoped that the lumbar fusion would get me to where i could return to work even if just light duty but with these other issues it's not happening. ... (11 replies)
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... My 3 level took about 3 hours - pretty quick. I don't think you will remember much - I certainly didn't. The pain meds in the hospital worked very well. (3 replies)
... I am scheduled for a 3 level fusion and am wondering how long did the surgery take? ... (3 replies)
... k for 6 months.. I then went back to work , feeling pretty good than "POP" one day I new some thing was'nt right.. Saw my doctor and he told me that I needed a 2 level fusion asap , and my 2 lower discs were pretty much mush.. ... (12 replies)


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