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... I am horribly uncomfortable and getting bad lower pains in my stomach and the pressure I think is causing my nerve surgical pain to flare uncontrollably, at times I can't hardly walk due to the nerve pains in my legs and hip. ... (18 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. It'll go back to normal after a while. ... (9 replies)
... surgery. I was shocked at how unremarkable the surgery was. I was released on Dec 22 and was able to cook Xmas dinner on the 25th. ... (3 replies)
Home from Surgery
Jan 25, 2010
... d be done. I was offered a long acting narcotic to go along with my oxycodone and valium, but turned it down because I swear thats what made me throw up so much after my first fusion. I think tomorrow I will call and ask if the offer still stands. ... (20 replies)
... up visit for almost 11 DAYS AFTER SURGERY!! ... (21 replies)
I'm Home
Apr 13, 2009
... The secretary doesn't know crap, call and ask for the DOCTOR to call you. "More pills" doesn't count for nausea meds after a major BACK SURGERY on 2 diff strong pains meds. ... (61 replies)
... yone who has helped me so much through this whole ordeal you have all been such a trememdous help in getting through this between the reherniation and now my 2nd surgery being a fusion YOU ARE ALL THE BEST! HUGGIES!! ... (2 replies)
... days I think were the worse as far as cramping, gas and pain as I gather my guts were trying to settle back into place. I looked like I was pregnentmy stomach was so distended lol but they have settled in pretty good now and my stomach looks about notmal. ... (22 replies)




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