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... I am seven days post op. I had laminectomy & fusion at the L3/4,with no hardware. I was told to wear the soft corset brace when I get out of bed and that is about all the advise I was given except to walk alittle daily. The last two nights, I have only slept about 3 hours. I wake up in terrible pain,it feels deep inside my spine and into my tailbone,I can hardly move,and pain... (1 replies)
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... Most importantly, be patient. There is no way to hurry this recovery along. I found the post surgery tips list invaluable. I purchased a grabber claw and it was the most important thing for me. ... (10 replies)

... S1 level this past march. Recovery takes time. I knew it was going to but I didn't truly realize how long. ... (10 replies)
... Do you know what type of fusion you are having and what type of bone graft will be used. This may make a small difference in the amount of time needed for recovery. ... (10 replies)
... I am having a laminectomy of L3, 4 & 5 with fusion of L4/5. Looking for anyone with a similar surgery how it went and how was their recovery. I am extremely nervous for the surgery. (10 replies)
Jun 15, 2015
... hours and the recovery which went great no pain nothing. Then the pain started coming back and now I am at where I am. ... (11 replies)
... Hi hjmack, Im gmak!Lol Did they tell you that you have a spinal fluid leak? The reason it feels better to lay down is because the spinal fluid pressure is affected by gravity so when you lay down it spreads out throughout the brain & thecal sac & goes in your brain & when you sit up the fluid level in the brain drops & hence the spinal headache. Also the tension or pressure... (71 replies)
... Wow -what is it with teachers and fusions? I'm waiting for work comp to authorize a two level ALIF and a laminectomy, so I'll have incisions front and beck too. I teach preschool and worked in pain the last five months. I am not returning to my classroom until January at the earliest. And, given the restrictions on bending, lifting and twisting, I may not return this year... (71 replies)
Lumbar Laminectomy
Jan 19, 2012
... A laminectomy is often done at the same time as a fusion. It is less often performed as a stand alone surgery... ... (7 replies)
... e house and I just have to be careful...NO BLT'S....This helped alot I am feeling alot better now I am very careful and I go slow..I think having a prior 3 level Laminectomy Surgery and a Spinal Cord Stimulator Surgery both in the past 18 months my body was use to the Trauma....So this is helping my recovery. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Jim I can't say if what you are going through is normal or not because everyone and there situation is unique - I will share my experience so far and maybe that will help. June 2010 I had partial facetectomy and laminectomy without fusion L3, L4 and L5 - invasive. From day one I could walk as much as tolerated and now I up to anywhere from 1/2 - 1 mile at a time. By 3... (10 replies)
... s taken and Dr came in and you know I was ready for him if you have read any of my previous posts. He looked at the Xrays in front of me and smiled and said your fusion looks BEAUTIFUL...your back is as straight as an arrow and I could not be more pleased. ... (7 replies)
... what was the condition of the previous laminectomy what might I look for in the future any signs of more to come or does this look like it might be the last time hope hope. ... (45 replies)
... te and those who had one before, your words of advice and kindness and simply responding have helped me cope with lows that I suppose are predictable following a recovery period of major surgery. I look here every day and read every word. ... (45 replies)
... S1 fusion tomorrow. He has had two surgeons tell him it's less painful recovery going in from the front. ... (1 replies)
... I hope that I have not scared you but truthfully, I would say recovery is going to be at least 9 to 12 weeks or longer. Good luck to you both and I will say a prayer for your hubby, his surgeon and you on Wednesday. ... (7 replies)
... You just said my story. I chose the laminectomy and ended up with the fusion 8 months later. ... (10 replies)
... diagnosis to surgery again and recovery has been painfully long. ... (196 replies)
... I am praying for you this morning..... I pray that your appointment with your surgeon goes well and that you receive good news about your fusion recovery. You sure do deserve to here some good news. I also pray that your test goes well on Monday with your GYN. ... (398 replies)

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