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... Welcome to the board. You must definitely get at least one more opinion. Be sure you are seeing someone whose practice is limited to the neck and back...either an orthopedic spine surgeon or a neurosurgeon. I am surprised you were told you need such a big surgery, especially considering your age and that there doesn't appear to be any major nerve compression. Keep in... (5 replies)
Lumbar fusion
Apr 14, 2018
... Welcome to the board. You are asking the right questions and I would encourage you to get several more opinions with both an orthopedic spine and neurosurgeon. I have been on this board since about 2005 (reading) and then joined later and began participating. I have had four lumbar spine surgeries since 2008. That surgery was a one level fusion at L4-5 for Grade 1... (2 replies)
... This has resulted in all kinds of symptoms I never had prior to the surgery. Supposedly it will eventually calm down...but, seven months later, I am still plagued with weird sensations and some pain. ... (6 replies)

... L3 surgery and what were the symptoms that you were having? ... (9 replies)
... disc would be located between the L3 and L4 vertebrae. ... (3 replies)
... filled sacs that most often affect nerve roots at the lower end of the spine. Such cysts typically cause no symptoms and are found incidentally on MRIs done for other reasons. ... (7 replies)
... Welcome to the board. The kyphosis won't correct itself. So in that sense the only way to truly address it is to have surgery. However, the kyphosis alone doesn't cause pain or other neurological symptoms. Only compression on nerves or the spinal cord will do that. It sounds like you have some back pain that is probably caused by nerve compression. If so, it is possible... (7 replies)
... its been 6 months...2 mri's..lumbar, thoracic...l2/l3 bulge l4/l5 mild bulge t/12 bulge...spine doctor thinks its not that bad and should not be causing me these problems..been to nuero....did nerve study...said nerves are weak but working, however muscles are not..dont really now all the details of that study....but here is what happens....this is not constant all the... (7 replies)
... encroaching on the left L2 nerve root within and dsital to the left intervertebral foramen". Does anyone else out there share this with me? ... (0 replies)
... Hi Don't, You might be better off getting a second opinion. NOw I am certainly not a doctor and don't even work in the medical field; however, since I've had my sciatca, i've been doing alot of reading up on medical sites, etc. I had found something called a dermatome map, which shows all the spinal vertebrae & discs and their corresponding named numbers (L1, L2, L3, L4,... (20 replies)
... Hi and sorry you are experiencing trouble with the back. For me, it didn't matter which level in the Lumbar buldged or herniated, I had pain in the low back just below the waist and as things worsened, across the butt to the hip, then down the leg. With some it went to the knee and stopped and with others it went all the way to the foot. Just depends on how badly the nerve... (9 replies)
... without symptoms during that time. Meaning, no weakness in walking, no pain, absolutely back to baseline? ... (16 replies)
... are these symptoms normal during recovery in your opinion? ... (30 replies)
... I’ve been in pain management with lumbar issues for the past 15+ years...currently taking MS Contin 15mg X 2 and oxycodone 10/325 X 4 a long time. I,ve had my current issues for a long time...had a L4-L5 fusion with cage early 2010 I also have a small umbilical hernia since early summer with no symptoms that I’ll be taking of the first of the year below is my latest MRI... (2 replies)
... which was medically successful but my symptoms were never relieved. ... (4 replies)
... Any help reading my lumbar Mir is greatly appreciated. Date/Time Exam Description PACS Acc # 7/6/2016 11:51 AM MRI LUMBAR SPINE .EXAMINATION: MRI LUMBAR SPINE EXAMINATION DATE: 7/6/2016 11:51 AM COMPARISON/CORRELATION: 96 2015 CLINICAL HISTORY: 39 years old Female with ; LOW BACK PAIN AND/OR (4 replies)
May 2, 2016
... I'm 53 yr old male, have had back problems fore years. Latest MRI showed diffusely decreased T1 signal , but no one mentioned it to me I read it on my chart. I have bad lower back l4,l5,l3,l2 three bulging discs, degenerative disc, nerve canal narrowing bone spurs, etc. So about a year ago my leg pain got different with added bone pain in my thigh but now the front. I... (1 replies)
... t feels like I am curling my toes but only 2 will do so and the others just dont move just straight out but it feels like they are its really freaky.. other pain symptoms I have is spasms that radiate from the bottom of my spine to my neck and it gets back to wear I jerk.. ... (7 replies)
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Feb 15, 2015
... is that my symptoms aren't consistently severe. ... (15 replies)
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Feb 11, 2015
... and I now have cervical spine symptoms I never had before. Yet he still says to me that he expects the MRI will look the same as it did before. ... (15 replies)

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