... Hi Sandra,
My first visit back in many years and I read your oh so familiar tale.
5 years ago for me, Yep my surgeon gave me no indication of what to expect either. I suppose how could he, he hasn't the condition or given himself the op....
Cheer up it's good news, promise. I know, maybe not for me though you're thinking that's what I thought too.
I had my right ear... (7 replies)
... Hi, I sure do hope you are doing much better. Thank you for the honest feedback on the risks associated with this type of surgery. I am considering this surgery and I am trying to learn everything I can before I have this done. (4 replies)
... I had my stapedectomy 3 weeks ago to the day and I'm still not over the vertigo. Saw the surgeon a week after and she removed the packing. ... (4 replies)
... Does anyone else have any comments or experience about long lasting vertigo after surgery? ... (9 replies)
... My biggest problem with the vertigo is when I am walking. I need to hold on to something and cannot look at things in the distance. ... (1 replies)
... After 3 weeks I still have too much vertigo to leave the house, even walk steps. ... (4 replies)
... weeks ago and am still experiencing horrible vertigo. For my follow up visit, my husband needed to take me in a wheelchair because I couldn't walk! After a few days of feeling a little better, my symptoms are as bad as they ever were. The doctor gave me a new prescription and assured me that I would feel better. ... (1 replies)
... It sounds normal to me. I've had two surgeries now, and am currently 3 days post op from my last one. The prior was 13 years ago. But in both cases I had vertigo and needed help walking. The first time it lasted a bit longer. This time, I feel like I can get up and move around a bit better now. ... (4 replies)
... Is this normal and when will it go away. I cannot walk unaided for fear of falling, cannot even get dressed. Also there was a lot of blood the first morning after the surgery it dried up but today there was a pool of fresh blood in my ear again. ... (4 replies)
... My questions to my dr. were about getting the ear wet after packing was taken out....what weight was ok to lift...you know cat liter..grocery shopping..all that stuff we do daily...exercising... ... (9 replies)
... I had my 2nd revision on June 3rd. My first was Feb 18 and I had no vertigo at all. I was able to walk back into the house on my own. This last surgery was not so easy. ... (9 replies)
... g to jeopardize my hearing. I wonder what happened with Sanguine who writes on here. I think he was about 4 months out from surgery and yet he lost his hearing after flying. ... (18 replies)
... the head was moving a few seconds after my body but it was considered minor and has gone away. I took no pain relief. Packing was taken out a week after. ... (18 replies)
... Yes, I hope that my good results continue as well, 2 weeks is not that long but I hope I am past the most dangerous stage now. I didn't have vertigo after my operation, in fact I didn't feel the slightest bit dizzy or sick. ... (70 replies)
... Did you get any vertigo after your operation? ... (70 replies)
... Has your dizziness improved? I hope so! (9 replies)
... ok this is helpful. have escalated about this and so sometimes cannot keep focused.
thanks so much.I have the same or better hearing in operated ear and no change is noted in unoperated ear. (9 replies)
... well no i am a teacher who has just lost her job so my work is seeking new employment. What would help is if you could post with some questions that you have asked your doc on the past. I am just concerned that i dont have all my questions ready. this whole thing has been overwhelming and i dont have my questions all prepared. Any ideas for questions, please send them via... (9 replies)
... GOOD LUCK Mriccio I will be checking back later this evening to see how you made out. I would def. share your concern about working and your dizziness. Are you out for a week or longer from your job to recover.? (9 replies)
... Yes, I sure will let you know how it goes.
Any questions you think bear asking please let me know those as well. (9 replies)