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... L5 ALIF fusion, and I have been experiencing sciatic pain in alternating legs since surgery was done. I also have it in both legs at the same time, which did not occur BEFORE surgery. ... (10 replies)
... There's no better feeling than when you realize that leg pain is no longer there. I am so pleased that you have received relief so early in the process. ... (2 replies)
... Welcome to the board. Sounds like you did pretty much everything guaranteed to aggravate the sciatic nerve post fusion. You may have tissue surrounding the nerve that is inflamed and pushing into the nerve, or the nerve itself may be inflamed, irritated or in the process of scarring. ... (2 replies)

... l5. I had been having terrible leg nerve pain. It took up to a year for that nerve to heal. When it healed I didn't have anymore trouble until this last bought with back problems. ... (10 replies)
Post surgery pain
Mar 26, 2004
... are you in the same amount of pain as before the surgery? ... (11 replies)
... L5 , my 1st surgery was december 16th of 2003 .. ... (13 replies)
... nd sent me for a mri took until the 4th to get approved date from work comp.thats when they found 2 bulges on left and right side of L5 S1 and showed touching sciatic nerve.thats when they sent me to neruosurgen.took almost 3 weeks to get into see them. ... (4 replies)
... I am also sorry nobody has replied. I have not been on the board as much.... I had a 2 level ALIF surgery on dec 16, 2008. I,too, have the cages, screws and plates. I would NOT quit taking the lyrica until you ask your doc. ... (6 replies)
... I had a fusion procedure in May, 04, prior to the procedure I was having a lot of leg pain and even foot drop from nerve compression. After the procedure I was amazed because it seemed like I noticed improvement in the leg pain and foot issues almost immediately. ... (10 replies)
... with the exception of nerve pain in my legs returning three days following surgery for about 36 hours which my dr. ... (10 replies)
... seems to be common, but everyone heals differently, some quickly, some slowly... I still have sciatic nerve pain, but have seen dramatic improvements, having the pain go from in my calf recede up to my hip, but I do get dull aches that radiate down to my heel when I lay down if I've pushed myself that day. ... (53 replies)
... have back pain. Mine was sciatic pain that ran down the back of my leg, causing numbness in my foot. Now my right thigh has unbelievable pain on the frontside. It sometimes feels like it is in a vise, being squeezed. It has been getting worse and worse since about week 3 post surgey. ... (11 replies)
... Hi Joe Good question - With the knowledge I have gained through this experience the advances in technology and surgical procedures etc. I would be willing to have the same surgery (Fusion). I cant comment on disc replacement because its not something I know enough about. Not all surgeons are comfortable with it and its not as common in Australia as it is in the States and... (13 replies)
Post Surgery Tips
Oct 31, 2006
... I have had two disctomys L5-S1. I do not think the doctor took out as much as he should have. 8 months later I have sciatic nerve pain (Gas being poured down my right leg. I am on Valium, Percoet Lyrica and Lunesta to fall asleep. Good luck. (111 replies)
... Well, at least you know that it isn't the surgery itself that is causing new issues. ... (6 replies)
... That is very interesting about the sciatic nerve. I too have had some problems with numbing in the buttock down the left leg to the knee. I am set for a LSH hysterectomy with the bladder sling as well. ... (5 replies)
... deos, articles and products relating to "sciatica." I know this from personal experience, having bought and tried numerous things in search of some relief to my sciatic pain....The problem with all these things is that they tend to regard "sciatica" as stemming from a single cause...which is inaccurate. ... (35 replies)
... termination, but I think you are walking too much. At least the amount you describe would have been way too much for me. I would have been laid up with terrible sciatic pain. ... (28 replies)
... Hello. I have had severe sciatic pain for the last 10 months. I've tried physical therapy, epidural injections, and all possible combinations of medications. ... (11 replies)
... It is very easy to aggravate nerves in the lower lumbar, sacral area. The sciatic nerve runs right beneath the piriformis muscles in the buttocks. ... (4 replies)


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