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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)
... are completely torn. They used some titanium hardware but no bone graft. ... (12 replies)
... I don't think 5 months is really that long unfortunately, although it may be a bit long not to see evidence of fusion at all. Several people I know have had fusions take a year or more and some have taken up to 2 years to fully fuse. ... (12 replies)

... e everything the doctors have told me to do. My pain is as bad if not a bit worse than before the surgery. My latest CT scan showed little to no bone growth. The hardware is intact. I was told by MANY doctors that my pain would begin to be alleviated once the fusion was nearly complete. ... (12 replies)
2nd Spinal Fusion
Jan 29, 2015
... In July 2013 I had a spinal fusion due to a burst fracture at my L1 caused from a boat injury. ... (2 replies)
... 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)
Continued leg pain
Dec 31, 2014
... I wonder if you have had a new, recent MRI to determine if you are still in the fusing process, whether hardware is in place, whether all nerves are freed up, and whether there is inflammation? ... (1 replies)
... fter about 10 months. When I became more active, I began experiencing a lot of pain and swelling at the surgery site. I went back to the doctor who thought the hardware may be causing the problem. I am thin, and more likely to run into problems as a result. ... (3 replies)
... Can anyone tell me when you have a 3 level spinal fusion, do you always have the screws and rods in your back forever? ... (1 replies)
... op my second spinal fusion with hardware. ... (5 replies)
... I had a spinal fusion in July of 2013 after getting a injury from a banana boat. I fractured L1... ... (3 replies)
Spinal fusion
Sep 6, 2012
... The book I am talking about was given to each of the spinal fusion patient when we went for classes before surgery. ... (8 replies)
... L5 spinal fusion. 1 screw did not go into the bone so tomorrow they need to do surgery to fix the issue. ... (12 replies)
Spinal Fusion
Aug 4, 2011
... 3 back surgeries in 10 months the last one was a spinal fusion with all the hardware, left me with nerve damage in leg & foot walk w/limp. Ten weeks post op WC doctor sends me back to work on light duty but 8 hr days and 5 days a week. I can hardly stand to stay the whole shift I stay in so much pain and my leg/foot have shooting sharp pains down it plus the lost of feeling... (2 replies)
... teri: Do you buy this acupuncture stuff? I wonder if my insurance covers it. Therapeutic massage sounds nice, too, but I can't imagine one of my doctors prescribing it. I bet there's no chance for a massage on my back for quite a while. I had a swedish massage and pedicure at a really nice spa two weeks before my fusion. It was a birthday present from my dear wife. I'd love... (3 replies)
... With my first two level lumbar spinal fusion in June I struggled with major muscle spasms of my lower back for over six months. ... (0 replies)
... l5 spinal fusion. The pain from the surgery stopped at about 8 weeks post op. I was doing great but had to get up every few hours to walk. ... (15 replies)
... do nothing and I'm probably looking at a wheelchair or only other option offered is spinal fusion. ... (10 replies)
... done with third back surgery L6 to s1 fused with instruments DR.said he might have to go thru abdomen but he consulted with another surgen and we able to do bone fusion from back . The reason for the third surgery they took rods out from fist surgery becouse they didnt match the new titanium ones they us today . ... (8 replies)
... hi im 20yr and had a 2 level spinal fusion on l45-l5s1 2months ago and now having lots of hip pain could it be from the hardware (5 replies)


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