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My Wonky Spine.
May 26, 2018
... Cervical is apparently much more serious than the low back. Although I am having a lot of trouble with stability walking, the surgeon who will be doing the surgery said he wouldn't risk doing the lumbar first. ... (5 replies)
... I had had my lower three discs replaced with cages and rods pins and screws, did the 360 approach. the next day when they went to get me out of bed to walk I told them to stop that some thing was wrong as I felt this huge POP. No, they told me, everybody feels that way. No, something is wrong.... ... (8 replies)
... When your Mom gets done smacking him up the side of the head...... My back broke the day after I had a three level fusion I told them something was, every one feels that way....WRONG.My back had broken. ... (6 replies)

... Hi all! I'm new here and hoping for some advice. About 10 years ago, I was preg. with my 1st child and started having back pain. It got pretty bad, but the docs all told me it was "normal pregnancy back pain. ... (3 replies)
... the cold legs and the electrical shock feeling is a sign of nerve damage. The act that one of your cages rolled could be causing the nerve pain. ... (5 replies)
... L3 fused and then I had to have the titanium removed because I broke. I have been in constant pain ever since the surgery and I can do the things I one loved. I have a much differed situation than you becuase I broke my back and had to have the surgery to walk agian. ... (13 replies)
What is it called
May 27, 2009
... I suffered complications the day after, my back broke above where the fusion had been done. No one listened to me and the staff got me up twice a day to walk with a broken back for a week until my doctor got back from his out of town conference. ... (4 replies)
... I had the 360 surgery. I had a 3 level fusion with cages. I also had a 16 degree curvature fixed. Had rods pins screws etc. I lost three units of blood. ... (10 replies)
... This is a great group of people who have been through the gamut of issues with their backs. Everything from a minor issues to decades of problems. One thing you will find on this board is that the people who frequent it do not give up. ... (5 replies)
... I am two years out of a three level fusion, front and back incisions. I am totally fused and the surgery was a success. ... (15 replies)
... After a long deliberation and several opinions and increasing symptoms and conservative treatments, I've decided to have a microdiscectomy on L4. ... (1 replies)
... It's inconcievable that health professionals could ignore your pain and questions in such a situation. I can't imagine the anger I would have felt in such a situation. My admiration for you in being able to deal with that situation is quite sincere. I don't know that I could have handled it nearly as well. ... (20 replies)
... My back broke the day after I had a three level fusion. The came to get me up out of bed, and as I started to pushup my back broke. Nobody lisened to me and the continued to gte me up to walk twice day with broken back for a week. Long story short. ... (20 replies)
... Thanks for posting about your surgery and recovery, so far. What an experience you had in the hospital! I can only imagine how relieved you were to get back home. ... (36 replies)
... You are only 4 months out. You didn't say how many levels you had done. It's not uncommon to still be using pain meds...You didn't say if you are back at work. IF you are, then I would imagine that you would be on a steady med regimen until summer break so you can relax and heal. ... (4 replies)
... I'm so sorry for your mishapp. I'll give you some hope. I had surgery to replace three discs. The day after the durgery, when they got me up to walk, my back broke above where they had done the fusion. NOBODY listened to me when I told them something was wrong. ... (6 replies)
... This probably, if you have been reading, one of the best spaces for finding information about back issues around. There is a wealth of history with folks from waiting for, to never going to, to fused, and those who have recovered and moved back into their lives. ... (8 replies)
... if you happen to have a copy of an MRI that was possibly done that actually tells what is damaged,it would really help to clarify things for me. ... (8 replies)
... flipped car 360 on Jan. 2, 2004. Main injury was breaking the 2 verterbrae. wore brace till now April 20...and getting off today! Without the brace, my back is weak, still needing walker for support. ... (1 replies)
... May I suggest, that when you do see a dr. to be very honest and explain your situation. If they are aware of your financial situation they can offfer you samples, rx. that are cheaper and even fill out paper work to get free meds. from the pharm. companies. ... (22 replies)

Associated Tags: alif surgery, cervical, collasped disc, l5 s1, lumbar, stenosis

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