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Aug 3, 2018
... C7 levels. He did not explain facet degeneration or "uncinate spurring". ... (8 replies)
... facet joint involvement...and that surgery is usually a fusion to keep the segment from moving. ... (1 replies)
... There is a straightening of the natural curve of the cervical spine. This often occurs after a fusion procedure. ... (2 replies)

... what is l5/si facet fusion (0 replies)
... lf of my right leg and I have also been dealing with chronic plantar faciatis in the right foot and bursitis in the right hip. My doctor scheduled me for lumbar fusion surgery here in RI at both disc levels. Wanting a second opinion I went to NY to the Hospital for Special Surgery. ... (33 replies)
... Hi Sara, I was wondering if you found a doc in your area yet who knows about Bertolotti's Syndrome. There was another discussion I was reading and it named a doctor in the Boston area. I could find it again for you if you are interested. At least it sounds like you have a doc who appreciates your transitional vertebra. I haven't gotten that far yet. I was 35 (1995)when I... (33 replies)
... Hello Melissa ever since I had the L4/L5 microdiscectomy about 12 years ago I have had some problems with my left foot. I lost any sensation in parts of it and had no feeling there - so much so, I got it sunburned on a few occasions but without the usual pain. It was also constantly cold (when not sunburned!). Since the surgery last year I have had much more pain sometimes... (33 replies)
... My foot pain has certainly healed and my back does feel different but still quite sore and very fragile and tense so I'll need to get over it a bit more to know - and besides, I'm still on lots of medication which will probably be masking things still. Ihope you find a solution to your pain very soon. PM me if you think I may be able to answer any questions you might have. ... (33 replies)
... S1 but also needed my sacroiliac joint completely fused due to hypermobility which was causing pain at the SI joint and at the facet joints. This surgery is to stop the micro movement. ... (33 replies)
... Hi Brian, thanks for replying. One of my doctors had said that an easier surgery than fusion would be to remove the enlarged transverse process, but he said it would weaken my spine too much because it is used to having that support. ... (33 replies)
... S1 along with a complete sacroiliac fusion which was in a really bad state. I was having hypermobility leading to scoliosis. All of this stemming from the two anomolies. ... (33 replies)
... d tests of my whole back, and the only place showing irritaions was an enlarged transverse process on my left side L5 , that rubs against my sacrum. he mentioned fusion surgery, but didnt recomend it. ... (33 replies)
... Hello Jen I have been trying to find out more about the condition Sacrilization/Bertolotti Syndrome and came across your posting here. I have had a fair share of back problems over the years and had my first surgery, a microdiscectomy at L4/L5 in 1998. After 10 years of increasing problems and pain had a multi-level hy-brid surgery in April last year. I had Charite ADR at... (33 replies)
... I'm not really sure how to contact you,I think I put you on my buddy list???I'm sort of computer illerate but I've been learning the past nine month's.TOM (3 replies)
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... S1 up to L2 and I have received several joint injections and my doc has begun to talk about fusion It would be nice to talk to someone who knows how I feel. I am only 32 so I know how you feel. ... (3 replies)
... relief, my nero surgen said if the pain comes back he want's to fuse my facet joint's together.I'm only 33 and want to know if anyone has had this surgery, if so do you recomend? ... (3 replies)
... It is this that starts the fusion processs for some reason. ... (6 replies)
... Yvette, how are you now after the fusion? My aunt told me you could also have this done. And she said it is a pretty good outcome. love, Monkey (33 replies)
... that extra vertebrae but forget what its called. Anyway my mri had said somethng like attempted sacrialization. Anyway don't know if its the same or not. But had fusion six months ago. ... (33 replies)

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