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... S1 posterior fusion several years ago and it took me 16 months to fuse...but I started showing bone growth almost from the beginning. ... (12 replies)
... He said he will not be concerned with the slow fusion until we reach a year post surgery. If I haven't fused by then, we will discuss more serious options. ... (12 replies)
... is self defeating, and results in more loss of muscle strength and endurance, muscle tone, and increases pain when you do try. It is part of the healing process post fusion, and something you need to work through. ... (12 replies)

... I am nearly 5 months post op. I have done everything the doctors have told me to do. My pain is as bad if not a bit worse than before the surgery. ... (12 replies)
... pain in the left side of his lower back. Is this a normal thing to experience post fusion i.e. ... (3 replies)
... recovery time you needed, given the extent of the intervention and the preceding surgeries, it may well take a long time to see an improvement. The purpose of my post was to see if anyone had experienced similar symptoms and if this was a common occurrence. ... (4 replies)
... The popping may just be the soft tissue becoming accustomed to its new position post surgery. Sometimes a small ligament will snag as one moves, and then it pops back into place. When hardware is loose, it usually doesn't make a noise. ... (4 replies)
... I am a 38 y.o. labor and delivery nurse. I have never had any back issues and have always been in good health- up until last April...... I was assisting a patient out of bed and felt a pain in my lower back. Pain progressively got worse, as well as numbness from my lower back down my right leg into my foot. In September of 2014, I log rolled a 320 lb labor patient and was... (7 replies)
... D nurse 6 months post op. I guess I'm just super afraid of the unknown! I have only been a nurse for 4 years and absolutely love what I do. ... (7 replies)
... exchanged posts with lots of people. I think you need to be flexible in your attitude at this point. Some people are able to return to floor nursing, but many fusion patients are left with a lifting restriction after recovery. ... (7 replies)
... I have read so many horror stories on these boards about the experience of spinal fusion and wanted to share my story. ... (3 replies)
... posterior lumbar spinal fusion surgery Nov. ... (1 replies)
... I truly feel for you. With your various areas of pain, one might think there are a lot of areas in you spine whereby the nerve roots are being affected - thus the areas of pain in the corresponding areas. A second opinion from a highly rated neurosurgeon would be appropriate in my view. Good luck with all. (12 replies)
... r tissue. It is the body's way of dealing with the consequences of surgery. If you walk short distances often, even just around the house, it stretches out the spinal nerves and helps to keep scar tissue from adhering to them, especially in the first twelve weeks. ... (9 replies)
... Welcome to the board. I am somewhat confused by your post and feel perhaps you have not been given the best information. ... (10 replies)
Continued leg pain
Dec 31, 2014
... Welcome to the board. First, let me preface my post by reminding everyone that we are not physicians, just fellow spineys sharing information and what we have learned through our individual experiences. ... (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)
... My post op appointment is in 5 days. ... (2 replies)


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