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... She is right! Nucleoplasty is ONLY for contained discs. No leaking of dye or disc material seen during the discogram. ... (6 replies)
... trust our docs at some point, and we can't be expected to check up on every possibility. A very prestigious doc at the university where I work was ready to do nucleoplasty on me. He was trained where nucleoplasty was developed. ... (9 replies)
... trust our docs at some point, and we can't be expected to check up on every possibility. A very prestigious doc at the university where I work was ready to do nucleoplasty on me. He was trained where nucleoplasty was developed. ... (9 replies)

... at I read, is not ideal for nucleoplasty. And I don't know, I'm afraid of the contraindications of the procedure. Plus, I am already getting better now...so will nucleoplasty still be necessary? ... (7 replies)
Disc nucleoplasty
Jul 25, 2005
... I had a nucleoplasty 6 days ago and I still haven't had any results. ... (17 replies)
... Nucleoplasty is for contained herniated discs. In other words, herniations without tears of the annular wall. I mean just go to the nucleoplasty website and read what its for. Im astounded that you had this done in spite of a tear. Unbelievable. ... (9 replies)
... hat at worse case it will not help but it wouldn't make matters worse that is why I decided to go with this least invasive route. He said he has gotten some good results and I do trust this guy. I will say that unfortunately people that have had good success don't come here to post their outcome. ... (21 replies)
... Hey lilmiss its certainly not your fault. I know how you feel as far as being willing to try anything to relieve your pain. I was going to try the nucleoplasty myself but after finding out the annular wall was torn my doc dismissed it. Its for contained herniations only. ... (9 replies)
... s. Please tell me this procedure is helpful! Once I lay down at night I can not turn over at all. I am praying for good results. Can anyone give me some good results from their surgeries? ... (20 replies)
... Any news on your nucleoplasty, Tony? I got a letter from the ortho surgeon concerning my Discogram results. He basically laid out 3 options: 1) do nothing and hope both 2-3 and 3-4 discs improve(they've gotten worse) 2) a 2-level fusion 3) disc replacement surgery. I will be getting a second opinion. I need some more advice on this, but know I can't live like this. Has anyone... (21 replies)
Disc nucleoplasty
Jul 29, 2005
... hey there, i definately know what your going through. i have had an IDET recently, and in way worse pain than before. although this is not supposed to be a result of the procedure.? lucky me? i had mine in april and it has been 3 months. pain is still there everyday, but must admit the pain IS starting to change. not as bad. still all day long though. when i had IDET i didnt... (17 replies)
... Hy everyone: I had a nucleoplasty 10 days ago for a contained hernia L5S1, I have not seen any improvement, even i could say that my right feet hipersensibility is higher, Friday talked with my doc he said that is soon to see results, the healing process may take several weeks, anyone had this procedure ang got better after a couple of weeks? In the other hand if anyone... (0 replies)
... I feel so bad that you have suffered for sooooooooooo long. I do remember you posted something about the nucleoplasty before and I was so shocked that someone performed one on you in spite of having an annular tear. ... (7 replies)
... but it still has some bulge to it. If you had an annular tear, nucleoplasty would not have fixed everything because it is not meant for tears, but for small contained herniations. ... (7 replies)
... Rhonda, I'm sorry you are experiencing so much pain, but ~ as Standingman mentions, please be careful w/ the sitting, and try to keep it to a minimum. I know the aftercare rules are all over the board when it comes to this procedure ~ possibly bcuz it is still relatively new. My doctor didn't require a back brace or much restriction w/ sitting (but - it Was for a couple... (9 replies)
... I'm surprised you're already trying to sit at all. If you search the nucleoplasty posts here, you'll find a very wide range of experiences and also aftercare instructions. ... (9 replies)
... Hey kennethhoff, i've read that you have had nucleoplasty, and I would like to find out more details about your results. I have gone thru cortisone shots, chiro, FACET, now got the discogram which reveals I have 2 pain causing discs. I dont have "annular tears" I dont think.....How would i know if I had that? Please tell me how the nucleo has worked for you. I am sick of... (11 replies)
... inflamatories available. As far as IDET and Nucleoplasty goes, these are experimental procedures and therefore no clinical studies have been completed. ... (16 replies)
... HurtinKS--If you use the search engine on this board, you'll find a number of threads related to nucleoplasty. You'll also see very mixed experiences with it, and you should know that there is probably a bias on any board like this toward folks who don't do as well with a range of treatments as others. Still, its worth reading. Another very important issue is that there... (7 replies)
... the nucleoplasty so close, thinking that would muddle the results. ... (10 replies)


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