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... for a disc herniation as there is other options.Her best option also could be a microdisectomy as it is minimal invasive procedure with a small incision. A laminectomy would provide considerable relief as it is a procedure that takes pressure off of the sciatic nerve root. ... (3 replies)
... I hope you are feeling well today. I feel GREAT !!! This recovery is so much easier than the previous one it is baffling. The only pain I have currently is the nerve pain in my legs. ... (10 replies)
... Hi There, I was experiencing excruciating pain shooting down my right leg for almost a year. I was diagnosed with a pinched nerve at L5/S1 and it was recommended that I have surgery (by multiple physicians). I had a laminectomy on August 9, 2007 and as of today I am experiencing the same level of pain in my right leg as I did prior to my surgery---no relief! In addition... (3 replies)

... I am at 3 weeks recovery after a laminectomy L3,4,5 and spinal fusion of 2 vertebrae. ... (15 replies)
... Since having a laminectomy 18 months ago L3-4, I am still having problems with recovery, After doing the prescribed exercises Still having trouble, had an MRI about 2 weeks ago it showed more stenosis on multiple vertabrae more than previously seen on first MRI, My surgeon opinion is , no problem, keep doing exercises not enough stenosis to worry about, but he doesn't know... (3 replies)
... My surgeon was optimistic since my nerve root was only compressed for at most 2 days. However, it's been 4 months and I am still not seeing any recovery of my foot drop. ... (7 replies)
... My situation is 1 out of 100 so my surgeon says. Nine weeks ago I had a laminectomy to remove a portion of a broken disc that was pressing against a nerve. ... (3 replies)
... week ago, I had a laminectomy at L4,L5. Recovery has been pretty good. ... (3 replies)
L5-S1 Laminectomy
Feb 27, 2007
... did your doctor really tell you that you'll likely need a fusion in a year after laminectomy? ... (18 replies)
... I had a Laminectomy in 2003 , It was a painful experience for me compared to my 2nd and 3rd fusion. ... (10 replies)
... I've had a difficult time getting clear answers on the recovery time and odds of functional recovery from the various medical professionals I've spoken to about it. ... (7 replies)
... that since the function did not return within a couple weeks of surgery, that the recovery will be incremental rather than sudden. The nerves heal from the top down, so the toes are the last thing to regain feeling or lose numbness. ... (7 replies)
... old overweight lady who had a laminectomy 2 years ago. I asked her what her recovery was like, and she said she didn't have one. She went home the next day and has felt great! ... (10 replies)
... Mike, hello and welcome to the boards. Without knowing a whole lot more about your condition before surgery, I would hazard a guess that the numbness and tingling are from where nerves were compressed prior to the surgery...if that is the case, these nerves are fighting mad and may stay that way a while..hopefully, these symptoms will start lessening soon. If not, by the first... (2 replies)
... I am 3 weeks post-op from a laminectomy on L4-L5. I am still very numb at my feet and back of calves. I did not have any numbness before the surgery just the throbbing sciatic nerve down the left leg. Since I woke in recovery, both of my feet and calves are so sensitive to the touch that it is almost unbearable. I feel like I am walking on two round balls of ice. Has... (2 replies)
... Don't forget to walk and it's time for some Physical Therapy, if you haven't started already. I was doing aquatherapy three weeks after my surgery. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, Thanks everyone for your input! I know I will have pain afterwards so I am prepared for that...but it seems from what you all said that I don't have too much to worry about. I've also been going to PT 3 times per week since early March so hopefully that will aid me a great deal in my recovery (plus i'll be going back when my surgeon ok's it again after my surgery). ... (10 replies)
... If your doctors were to give you a more clear picture of recovery, they would be lying to you. In truth, they do not know for sure what is causing your foot drop, whether the nerve will be able to regenerate or heal, and if it does, how long it will take. You are being told what statistics indicate what will happen, in all likelihood. Nerves seem to be one of the last... (7 replies)
... strength in my foot but was looking to find out what I might expect in terms of recovery time. ... (7 replies)
... He did say that when he awoke after surgery, he noticed that the leg pain was gone and has been pretty much gone since. ... (3 replies)


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