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Jun 16, 2016
... It is important to take many short frequent walks because walking is best at stretching out the spinal nerves. ... (13 replies)
... Yeah...seems like all its pretty good. I don't have a follow up appointment from the CT though. Hopefully it's something he will talk to me on the phone about. I'm guessing the bi lateral sacral injections are because that is where my pain it's the worst. I know the MRI stated that the sacral nerves were impacted by the thecal sac issue. I know he is also going to put me on a... (40 replies)
... I would agree that things look pretty normal. The doctor needs to look at the images to be able to speak to the fusion or lack of fusion. Can't tell much from what is written in report. I would inquire about the exophytic bony excrescence. I think it is some bony overgrowth... ... (40 replies)

... Here are my CT results. I really was like this looks pretty good...but then I see things that I don't understand. Any ideas? RESULT: Exam: CT lumbar spine without contrast. Indication: Back pain Technique: Axial CT images of the lumbar spine were acquired without the administration of intravenous contrast (40 replies)
... Hi Ang, In my experience it was super important that I see a few neurosurgeons in order to find one who could and would diagnose me. The spinal cord is in two parts. The lower part from L1 usually down is called the cauda equina. ... (40 replies)
... myelogram and I would avoid a myelogram because it does require a lumbar puncture and dye is injected into the spinal fluid and gets on the cauda equina nerves. ... (40 replies)
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... one offers pain pills or nerve pills and I'm afraid to ask because I don't want them to think that I'm pill seeking. I will post both results. I'm really depressed because I really just want to be normal. I'm a plumber and it takes all I have to make it through the day. ... (40 replies)
... I would personally only consider a SI fusion as an absolute last resort. ... (3 replies)
... Welcome to the board. I will be interested to hear what your surgeon has to say. It appears to me that what is causing pain occurs at the levels where the fusion surgery occurred. ... (4 replies)
... has degenerated further since the fusion and last MRI. ... (1 replies)
... us medullaris terminates at the L1 level and has normal morphology and signal. The nerve roots of the cauda equina appear redundant likely reflecting sequelae of spinal canal stenosis. No abnormal enhancement is present within the thecal sac. ... (1 replies)
... As many of you have done in the past to get you here, I'm looking for answers. I'm 15 years old and 3 years post spinal fusion for correcting a 55 degree scoliosis curve. ... (0 replies)
... You are only 4 months post spinal fusion, I do not know if your Doctor told you, but recovery from a fusion takes about a year, and that is full recovery. ... (2 replies)
... It was good to read your post as I have been trying to find out whether my recovery is "normal" whatever that is. ... (9 replies)
... s causing pain but prior to ALIF surgery I never had this buttocks pain , specially getting in and out bed. I was wondering if anyone has had same symptoms after spinal fusion surgery having Hip Pain From Arthritis or Hip Bursitis? ... (10 replies)
... I am a 25 year old female who had spinal fusion surgery for Scoliosis in 2000. I had a "S" curve of 54 degrees before my surgery and had a successful recovery. ... (1 replies)
... My post op appointment is in 5 days. ... (2 replies)
... Tomorrow is 1wk from my 1 level spinal fusion/lamanectomy. I notice even with all the pain medication it kills me to lay on the bed on my back even with a pillow under my feet or not under my feet and a pillow under my head. Any suggestions, thanks?? (4 replies)
... Well the initial problem I had was continued pain post surgery and I still have said pain but now the neurological issues are starting to pop up. ... (0 replies)

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