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... Leave it to me to have this kind of luck! On August 12 I had L4-L5 decompression/laminectomy/discectomy surgery. About 8 days after surgery, the lower part of my incision started having some bright red/clear drainage. It got worse in the next couple of days and I called my doctorís office. The nurse said to put a compression dressing on and if it didnít stop after a... (1 replies)
... ickly. After my first spine surgery, I ended up with a leaky incision similar to this and had to have another surgery 2 weeks later for a debridement as I had a massive hematoma inside. ... (3 replies)
... discectomy and ended up with complications from it. I had a massive hematoma that got infected and I ended up having another surgery two weeks later to clean everything out. ... (4 replies)

... Sorry about your post-surgical troubles. I also had a massive hematoma after a spine surgery, and mine got infected requiring a 2nd surgery to clean everything out - not fun. I'd suggest you contact your surgeon and explain your pain/spasms you're having, and ask their recommendations. You can also ask if there are any medications they could offer which could help you. ... (2 replies)
... My spinal fusion was a piece of cake, whereas a microdiscectomy I had was some of the worst pain I've had. However, I had a complication of a massive hematoma and infection after the microdiscectomy which likely caused the severe pain after that surgery. ... (18 replies)
... laminectomy surgery. I had to have another surgery to clean out a massive hematoma that was draining badly out my incision and was caused by my first surgery. ... (3 replies)
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Jul 31, 2009
... Hi SAP, I had fusion and laminectomy of L4-L5-S1 in July 2004, made them go back in in Jan 2005 because my legs were still experiencing tingling and numbness. Had no pain or problems recovering, and the surgery lasted about 3 1/2 years. I am now almost 4 months post op for fusion replacement and adding L3-L4. Am now fused L3-S1. Once again had no problems with pain since... (110 replies)
... L5 decompression last summer followed up by another surgery two weeks later to clean out a massive hematoma and infection. ... (1 replies)
... I had a laminectomy last summer and about a week later started having bloody drainage from the incision. It ended up that I had a massive hematoma from the surgery that was infected. ... (3 replies)
... L5 decompression last August followed by another surgery two weeks later due to a massive hematoma and infection. Since my left leg sciatica started in April of 2008, I haven't been able to sit AT ALL! ... (2 replies)
... To give a little background, I had L4/L5 laminectomy/discectomy surgery last August followed by another surgery two weeks later to clean out a massive hematoma/infection caused by the first surgery. My severe sciatica never went away (I can't sit at all!) and my surgeon said he couldn't explain my symptoms. I have been to lots of various doctors for 2nd & 3rd opinions &... (12 replies)
... discectomy surgery in August followed by another surgery 2 weeks later for a massive hematoma and infection. ... (4 replies)
... I completely understand. I got a massive hematoma with infection after my first surgery and ended up in the hospital for a week with another surgery to clean it out. ... (9 replies)
... Oh my, you have been through the wringer. It sounds like you got sound advice though and it is great they called in the infectious disease doc. Sounds like they have done everything they can to minimize the damage and get you back on the road to healing. Be sure to take it really easy now and rest as much as you can...and then walk when you get up to use the bathroom. It... (1 replies)
... rays later. The fall caused a massive bruise and a large hematoma which they had to drain a week later. ... (14 replies)
... Now, if i could only get rid of this massive headache. ... (14 replies)


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