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... so I would sugest getting stool softeners BEFORE you go into surgery just to be on the safe side!! Beleive me, those strong pain meds that you will recieve right after surgery will back you up, so just a heads up! ... (6 replies)
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Oct 8, 2011
... My stay in the hospital was 4 days. They wait until your drain has no blood and you have had a bowel movement. Day 2 the physical therapist will help you get up out of bed and for a walk, i walked and did a flight of stairs day 2. ... (8 replies)
... Hey There Everyone!! It's been awhile since I've posted on here but, I'm kinda in a situation and, wondering what kind of avenue to take or, if,....the one I'm on is the right choice for me? You see...I went through a lumbar lamenectomy and, partial fusion on levels L4-L5. I didn't have any hardware put in. I have cadaveor bone in me and, also that lovely puddy type... (47 replies)

... m the next morning this girl came in and grabbed me by my arm yanking me up out of bed so she could wash me up. That was not fun at all. She made me stand up and after about 10 seconds I was about to fall down. I plopped back into bed since I couldn't just sit down. ... (33 replies)
... He said he did the fusion and also a lot of decompression. Considering the shape my back was in, I'm doing great. I came home from the hospital on Sunday. ... (22 replies)
... s1 spinal fusion surgery done on Tuesday, November 22nd. It is currently the morning of Sunday, November 27th. I think I am healing okay but I have a question. ... (3 replies)
... S1 interbody fusion with cages and my own bone for the graft on June 19. I had a 5 day stay at the hospital. ... (5 replies)
... I had L4, L5 and S1 fusion with the bone graft taken from my right pelvis area. ... (24 replies)
... was it before you felt like you were capable of eating anything other than long was it before the abdominal pain was bearable enough to tolerate a bowel movement? ... (5 replies)
... S1. This segment has almost no movement to begin with, so most people do not notice when it is fused. ... (8 replies)
... He noticed this after his surgery. ... (12 replies)
... surgery, it seems like nothing is working right. I have no appetite. I have to just eat, because I know I need to. I have to work VERY hard to be able to have a bowel movement. Needless to say, it is really hard to strain, when you have an incision in the abdomen and back. ... (6 replies)

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