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... disk protrusion which was compressioning a nerve. I felt immediate relieve from the nerve pain I had been experiencing for the last year. What I was left with was muscle spams and knots which I've been told will take some time. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I am 5 weeks post op from the same surgery. I think that everyone's recovery is different. My surgeon did tell me after about the first two weeks that the nerves were waking up and that the anesthesia was wearing off. ... (2 replies)
... What is the length of time of recovering from a microendoscopic discetomy? ... (2 replies)

... d and I was out of work for 3 weeks. I taught high school math and being on my feet all day didn't help after the 3 weeks. I wouldn't even think of going back at 2 weeks. ... (13 replies)
... What are the differences between fusion and discectomy as far as recovery time goes? ... (6 replies)
... I am 12 days post two level discectomy surgery. I still feel tremendous pain along with a new numb tingling right toes, foot, and leg. Also experiencing muscle pain in both legs. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, this is my first time posting on this forum so no idea if I am doing things correctly but it's been great reading about other people's experiences. ... (1 replies)
... Hello.. I am looking for some tips. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for sharing your experience. I am opting for a discectomy since at thie point in my life, being that I am unemployed, it makes financial sense to get another discectomy so I get better long enough to get a job !! ... (6 replies)
... He commented that I could be out of the hospital the day of the surgery and recovery time is approx. ... (3 replies)
... aware that they have much lower success rates. That is, you may need a second "invasive" surgery to resolve your symptoms. On the other hand, it is true that the recovery time for minimally invasive surgery is shorter. It is a trade off. You can get a shorter recovery time if you risk having an unsuccessful surgery. ... (8 replies)
... S1 level on August 21st and I had a question regarding recovery time. ... (3 replies)
... e who suggested a nerve block considering you are so early in your post op recovery. I had a epidural when everyone cautioned me that it was way to early in my recovery to do so, I ended up with pain in both legs and would have taken the initial pain in a heartbeat. ... (6 replies)
... It is not the same thing as a discectomy though. They are two different things. Laminectomies are done to relieve pressure on nerve roots and the central canal. Disectomies are done for herniations. ... (3 replies)
... Saversano, I discovered a little trick a couple weeks ago. Like you, I found that only narcotics could touch the pain. I had an acute attack at a time when I could not cancel everything and go to bed. ... (13 replies)
... It may be that, since you are still quite early in recovery, that the nerve pain will lesson as your healing progresses. Some people get lucky and a discectomy relieves their pain almost immediately...but many do not get these immediate results. This is not to say that it will not work. ... (6 replies)
... It is too early for you to spend too much time worrying. I would suggest you continue following your doctor's instructions as carefully as you can, and continue to walk several times each day. ... (2 replies)
... OK, S - I'm assuming you're not having a fusion with your open discectomy. I suspect because there's less messing around with the structures in your back, it will be a faster recovery, but I seriously wouldn't bet too much on it. I'd tell your work it could be longer. The rugrats will just have to wait!:) (13 replies)
... d has a shorter recovery time. ... (3 replies)
... discectomy on Jan. 26th of this year. I still had vicious pain in butt, leg and foot after the surgery up until a couple of weeks ago. It takes a long time for nerves to heal themselves so just be patient and dont over do it when you do start to feel better. ... (2 replies)

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