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... YES! I woke up with severe nerve pain in both legs, five weeks post op I still have it. I had L5 S1 done. Mine hurt all over, the right leg it stops at the knee, the left leg it hurts all down the leg, that is also the leg that is weak and has some numbness. ... (15 replies)
... Had lumbar fusion 1 month ago and am having severe nerve pain in left leg. Am on percocet but that is not easing the pain. Is there another pain reliever I can use? ... (3 replies)
... For about a month now I have had constant pain in my right leg, in the back of the leg from the bottom cheek to almost the knee. ... (15 replies)

... Im 4 weeks out from back fusion myself and was having horrible pain on left calf, shin area which started a few days after the surgery i was given norco and flexiril which didnt help, my surgeon kept saying it was because the nerves were irritated. ... (3 replies)
... Well, I can only assume, since you have so much pain, that even the small amount of spondylolisthesis and possible non fusion or incomplete fusion is allowing a little shifting and one or more nerves are getting pinched. ... (7 replies)
... My lower back pain seems to be in the same place as before the surgery but is much worse and the muscle spasms are horrific. ... (23 replies)
... days following with severe spasms in my lower back and leg. Not to mention the pain I will endure, during the actual act. ... (19 replies)
... PT just left .for next 2 weeks they will be working with me on my leg and back pain. So PT tells me I can possibly avoid back pain indefinitely ? ... (5 replies)
... working ,trying to get some state help .must be approved first . I have Medicare and Champva from my deceased husband so that's not a problem . I had a cervical fusion in May 26 ,2015 and here I am again, muscles still weak from 10 months ago. This is affecting my livelihood . ... (5 replies)
... the words that struck me most where "i woke up from surgery like this". my first words in the recovery room where why is my leg numb? ... (8 replies)
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... Anyway, a couple of days later I could barely walk, the pain was so intense. ... (9 replies)
... S1 and Laminectomy. Prior to surgery I had numbness and pain from the sciatic in the right leg. Post op, I have noticed a marked improvement in the right leg and I can lay down now! ... (28 replies)
DDD and leg pain
Aug 24, 2011
... These criteria were tightened up beginning Jan 2010 and they now preclude some patients who would have qualified for fusion prior to this date. ... (2 replies)
... ruptured my same spot. UGH!! My first rupture was severe enough that the NS told my family immediately after surgery that if I was not extremely careful, he would not be surprised if I wasn't back in the OR within 4 to 6 months. ... (20 replies)
... back pain specialist. The specialist ordered an MRI and discovered that yes, I had 2 herniated discs with a 3rd one on the way. ... (3 replies)
... Spine, Pain Clinic, and now a neurosurgeon.. ... (4 replies)
... IT's now a little over 3 months, and still have the numbness and foot drop in the left leg. I am on Prednisone , 60MG day, and that seems to help the right leg pain. Also on morphine, 30mg daily slow release. ... (12 replies)
... but not a cage. I don't know about the type of bracing yet. I will get more details on my next appt on April 10th. It is good to hear of some good experiences after surgery. ... (11 replies)
... With my first two level lumbar spinal fusion in June I struggled with major muscle spasms of my lower back for over six months. ... (0 replies)


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