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... Hi your story sounds very similar to mine. I have had 3 surgeries including an ALIF removing 2 discs and replacing with titanium ones, and fusion. ... (10 replies)
... so are you doing good now ? Yeah, I had to snag my mom's bottle of prune juice, YUK but figured that would help....i'm pleased with how my back seems to be healing, just all those restrictions to deal with & I have 2 kids, almost 5 & 7, so it's hard to not do all the stuff i'm used to !! I'm thankful to have come this far already...thanks for your info !!!;) (9 replies)
... I'm getting better every day, can definitely tell my back is not super aching like it was, just my front incision & cut muscles hurt me, but i'm getting out of bed better....I just miss sitting ! max of 15 mins at a time & no more than 4 times a day..planning on starting slowly on my treadmill on Monday....walked around walmart w/ my mom yesterday & that really wore me out.... (9 replies)

... I also have a very distended belly following an ALIF on December 31st. It is quite normal to have swelling for a while after any abdominal surgery. Constipation absolutely contributes to the overall swelling, as well. ... (9 replies)
... I looked about 6 months pregnant after my 360 fusion. It took quite a while before that distended belly went down to normal. It's completely normal for this to happen. Don't worry. ... (9 replies)
... The things a person has to deal with before and after back surgery....whew. It is far from over for myself so I better not be rejoicing so fast lol.... ... (17 replies)
... I'm sorry this has happened to you. Unfortunately, it's not uncommon. I had right hip and leg pain after my last surgery and it lasted for about 6 months before calming down. There are meds designed to specifically target this type of pain. ... (5 replies)
... The nerve has to be very irritate from the surgery and from pinching from the disk. ... (5 replies)
... I am sorry you are still in pain. It has been months since your last surgery too huh? ... (5 replies)
... aving flared nerves. My gosh the pain is terrible. My doctor gave me a new prescrip for the nerve pain. Has anyone else experienced this terrible nerve flare ups after surgury? ... (5 replies)
... I want to reassure you that nerve pain after surgery is very common and part of the recovery process. When your surgery was done, they actually had to literally pick up your nerve and move it to the side to work on the disc. ... (5 replies)
... weeks after the surgery, I am still in a lot of pain right in my lower back. It is almost as if the surgery did not improve it. Could this be because my core is so weak having not used it in 12 weeks? ... (5 replies)
... :confused:Hello fellow backers, It's been a while since I posted, I check in everyone in a while. I had my L5-S1 ALIF on 3-27-07 almost a year ago. I have been doing so good, back to work really no pain unless I do too much. But this past week, I noticed a slight pain starting in my fusion area and each day it has progressed. I woke up Saturday morning hardly able to move... (3 replies)
... I had my surgery on June 22nd, and ALIF 2 level fusion and removal of 2 discs with titanium cages inserted. I was fitted for a brace and wore it till last week. ... (13 replies)
... Hi - I had my surgery (ALIF L4 L5, L5 S1 removing the discs and putting in titanium cages with fusion) on June 22nd, was in the hospital for 11 days then they sent me to a rehab facility for 27 days so I was away from home for almost 6 weeks. During that time I needed help to get to the bathroom, I also used a walker (which I still use) and also a wheelchair. They gave me a... (21 replies)
... Sorry for your pain, but honestly 8 month after surgey i still was in a severe pain - 8 weeks is still a very early stage of your recovery... Dr-s say when you after magor surgery like this and you in a lot of pain - don't hesitate to take as many PK as you need since severe pain can prevent body from healing... Good luck to you and just take your time; i know how hard this... (3 replies)
... Thanks! I had the ALIF removing 2 discs L4 L5, L5 S1 and fusion. I had the long stay in the hospital because I had a few setbacks, I kept getting sick and couldn't eat anything. ... (10 replies)
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... What kind surgery did you have? ... (10 replies)
... ase walking and the water is awesome. I attribute my recovery alot to both of those, and the hot tub to boil away the pain. At about six weeks for a month or two after that i used one of those matts that have heat and massage. ... (10 replies)




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