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... L5. My sciatica has gone, although I feel occasional twinges, but I'm getting loads of burning hip pain and back ache which gets worse if I sit down for even 10 minutes. Sometimes i even feel sick or like ive been punched in the kidneys. ... (2 replies)
... Discogram results were definitive for herniation and 3 pieces of disc were broken free from main disc body, herniated out of disc sac and pressing on L5 nerve. Underwent laminotomy and microdiscectomy and initially had some pain relief. ... (5 replies)
... I haven't posted for a few weeks, but wanted to note to the many people who have been supportive and offered advice to me on this board, as well as those of you suffering from pain from a herniated disc.... ... (3 replies)

... so of course I will be following that instruction!!! And no lifting anything more than 5lbs for at least a month. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, could you give more details on your symptoms of foot drop ? ... (2 replies)
... satisfied with my microdiscectomy. I'm posting this message for people who are considering microdiscectomy surgery but are frightened by the overwhelmingly negative experiences. ... (29 replies)
... Hi there, this is my first post on this board. I appreciated reading this thread, as like the initial poster mentioned there tends to be more negative experiences than positives all over the internet as I look around for answers and experiences. ... (29 replies)
... th your surgeon. If he is not able to give you informative answers, look for another surgeon. The first surgeon I seen was not giving me a detailed explanation of my condition, procedure, and prognosis. I went to a different surgeon who came highly recommended and he gave me all the info I needed. ... (11 replies)
... There are a couple current posts from people who have recently had a microdiscectomy, and one just got out of the hospital today. Also you can read through older posts to see people's experiences. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks to everyone for all the experiences you've already posted! And since this pain seems pretty common, any pain med recommendations that would help during regeneration would be greatly appreciated. ... (36 replies)
... progress for my upcoming surgery tomorrow. The support and experiences on this board have been very helpful on the process of getting to this point. Thank you all! Hopefully my experience may be helpful for others. ... (36 replies)
... mpressed from the disc rupture, the Dr said it was strawberry red and the nerves are supposed to be a light tan color. He said it takes about a month for 1 inch of nerve to heal and I could expect some pain occasionally as it heals. ... (21 replies)
... am doing very well. I have been snowboarding twice and cross country skiing twice this year with no problems. Educate yourself as much as you can and ask alot of questions. Then you can make the decision whether surgery is for you or not. ... (21 replies)
... Now that it is six weeks later, I am sad to say that I do not feel much of a difference. To make matters worse, I have numbness in my foot, calf and thigh and my muscles in my calf do not work very well. ... (1 replies)
... My name is Mike. I was injured at my place of employment in Nov. of 2005 due to repetitive motions of lifting and twisting with very heavy objects. ... (7 replies)
... i hurt my back in an unknown way last june, i had severe back pain that radiated down my right leg. I was off work for 2 months and did alot of physio as well as one selective nerve root block. things got better very slowly and i returned to work with only minimal sciatica in my right leg. ... (1 replies)
... I have been reading your posted for a couple of days and there are some very well educated people out there who are giving great advice, so I am asking for your help and thank you in advance... ... (14 replies)
... now. I am going back and forth from this board and searching. I am finding stuff basically how the procedure is done. Haven't found anything yet from peoples experiences that have had this done. I am gonna keep lookin!! ... (21 replies)
... le imbalances, etc., even though I got better, one move could take me weeks back to where I started. In Sept 2012 I was startled and twisted, and within a couple of weeks pain returned and numbness set in. ... (7 replies)
... I have often read that 6 months is the timeline...so it will be 4 months of numbness that got better and then worse by the time I see the doctor. ... (7 replies)


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