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Infuse Drama
Sep 1, 2014
... I had a 360 fusion with the Infuse off label in 2012. After the post op pain resolved, I was pain free for about a month, withdrew from pain meds, and was walking a couple of miles a day. I had a sudden attack of severe pain radiating down my leg, radiculitis. ... (5 replies)
... it's possible that your tech just didn't think she could do it because perhaps it doesn't give a true picture of what's going on if you have rods and screws.But that doesn't make sense to me because they can still check the rest of your spine. ... (7 replies)
... But it's ok, and I really appreciate your input. I was having a very down day yesterday and it helped to read it. With that said, I'll respond in order of your post. ... (8 replies)

... So sorry you are having problems, and more sorry that you met such a poor excuse of a doctor. ... (8 replies)
... Sorry you are continuing to have problems. ... (10 replies)
Misread MRI?
May 7, 2005
... It does not sound like you have a spine specialist, but perhaps a general ortho or general neuro. The best thing I can recommend is that you search for and find a spine specialist immediately. ... (6 replies)
... I hope this finds everyone feeling great these days!! I want to thank anyone in advance for taking the time to read and respond to my questions. ... (5 replies)
... lumbar spine and have recently switched from taking high doses of ibuprofen to taking low doses of oxycodone. ... (9 replies)
... I had an MRI done on my back in August after having a fall in June of this year. ... (0 replies)
... Welcome to the board. Do you know if your MRIs came from the same facility? ... (2 replies)
... Coming to that crossroads where I need to make a decision and I just do not know how to. I feel such mixed emotions about it, and not because I am scared of surgery, I am not. I would be concerned about making the problem worse. ... (9 replies)
... Yes, I have a suggestion. Make an appointment immediately to see a spine specialist. ... (21 replies)
... Hi, and welcome to the board, tho I am sorry you had to turn to an outside source to get the help you should have gotten from your doctor. ... (9 replies)
... Hi, notta, and welcome to the board. ... (4 replies)
... I'd just like to mention a couple more things. First, it definitely sounds like you have some sort of nerve compression in your lumbar spine that is compressing one or more of the spinal nerves. ... (10 replies)
... I've had good luck with OSS, just make sure that the spine is ALL that they do and they are board certified. ... (3 replies)
... rays and don't know how to read them. If you want to go that route, please be very careful. Ask your friends who they went to. I would be very leary of ANY chiro since you have osteoporosis. ... (14 replies)
... Hey Lisa, my surgery sister indeed!!! How are YOU!! ... (7 replies)
... The one thing i found with plain old x rays is the doc has to be very specific to the interpreting rad about just what it is they need to look for.if he didn't specify to look for a fusion it may not have been done and thats why it isn't noted. ... (33 replies)
... Hi Charliecat... I too have DDD in lots of places... 3 in lumbar spine, and some in thoracic.. I dont know about cervical since I have not had an MRI there.. ... (4 replies)


Associated Tags: cervical canal stenosis, ddd, fractured back, myelomalacia

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