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... Hi Betty, I Am One Of Those People With More Problems After Back Surgery Than I Started With. ... (9 replies)
... The last surgery was a 6 level total lumbar fusion to the sacrum that completely failed and this set of hardware is pulling out and breaking like the last set. ... (7 replies)
... There are many unexplained conditions caused by damaged nerves like Hyper hydrosis. Which is sweating in a particlur patch or area without any exertion. After my wife had a tumor removed from a salivary gland just under her ear, they hat to clip a nerve that was in her face. ... (2 replies)

... Did you have problems after back surgery or is this implanted instead of surgery? ... (16 replies)
... That's not an absolute answeer, However for someone that has never had back surgery, should you need it, You would have a difficult time managing post op pain. ... (8 replies)
... His surgery was through the back...two each side of the spine about two inches long. ... (31 replies)
... The foot drop issue is a big concern for your family, I'm sure. I've not heard of that being a common problem as a result of fusion. ... (31 replies)
... My husband said yes he would go through the surgery again. He had severe pain before surgery, down the leg into the foot, numbness of the foot, etc. ... (31 replies)
... After two weeks of severe back and leg pain and weakness in April 2009 I had lumbar laminectomy to remove a disk fragment impingement of L5. ... (0 replies)
... I did aqua therapy for 6 months after my back surgery and I loved it. but I did it in a swimming pool that was just plain to cold for me. ... (50 replies)
From Oxy to Opana
Nov 30, 2007
... I was also on Lyrica 600 mg total a day, Zanaflex in the beginning for muscle spasms and the cramping that hits me behind my knees, the tops of my thighs and the back of them all at once but when that failed to keep things in check, they put me on baclofen instead, which is currently 15 mg three tiems a day. ... (3 replies)
... Kissa brought up a good point, Every surgeon I spoke too prior to surgery said I had to stop all smoking, nicotine reduces blood flow at the capilarry level and no anti inflamatories as they inhibit bone growth. ... (19 replies)
Hi ppl me again.
Aug 6, 2005
... i was carried out to car and sent to company clinic,doc put me off work i told him i just needed somthing to make my leg work again,he said i had no reflex in my foot and little in my knee and i had no business being in a mechanic shop. ... (3 replies)
Spine center
Apr 7, 2005
... y run a small amount of current from a specific site and measure the the amount of time and the amount of interference it takes to go from point A to point B and back to point A. ... (3 replies)
... or later if I have some left, which I NEVER have patches left, but sometimes I have Percs left, but I always get them filled right after I leave his office. ... (19 replies)
... to their diagnostic abilities. Back and neck pain are one thing but radiculopothy, loss of reflexes, atrophy and muscle wasting caused by a nerve impingement and foot drop is something completely different from a muscle strain. ... (5 replies)
... ust in pieces, Then he has 3 compressed disks on top of that. But with the rsds and akylosing spondylitis, he can't find a surgeon to touch him!!! I'm glad the surgery jelped you. Youre one of the fewer I have heard of that had a successful surgery. Actually your the only one I have heard of. But thats great!! ... (6 replies)
... I was also labeled a drug seeker after 2 failed surgeries, I was foolish enough to ask a PM doc for pain meds, Silly me, I thought a PM doc would try to help me with the pain. ... (32 replies)
Waiting on implant
Oct 23, 2003
... Just a note I'm waiting on a tens implant for nerve pain in leg after surgery,i had microdisktomy in nov. 2oo2,still have pain in back, hips,legs,also drop foot. Went to see pain dr. and he said i needed implant that this shooting pain would not go away. I think he's right i still have it. ... (8 replies)
... Also PT comes to the house because of the foot drop. ... (12 replies)

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