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... sometimes it is a continuation of pain, but rare does one come trough fusion without some sort of ongoing issue. ... (35 replies)
... S1 fusion and def struggle with the resting. BUT I'd rest a good bit beyond when it "feels" okay. A little longer now can prevent a lifetime of pain. ... (2 replies)
... months after the fusion, I started pt, but I was hurting so much. ... (17 replies)

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... Why im in so much pain !! I had Spinal Fusion at L5 S1 almost 1 year today. Still getting massive muscle spasms after sitting in an ordinary dining chair or sitting in a car seat the pain goes on and on and on until i get in my reclining chair or i lay down on the bed. ... (17 replies)
... THANKS so MUCH for the input Jean. Yes we are all different. Does anyone know if taking calcium will help speed the fusion process? ... (6 replies)
... Hi....Just like Rich said, everyone is different in there recovery. Dr.'s start PT at different stages of recovery. Anterior fusion to me is a little easier than posterior, not that either is easy by any means, but after having 2 posterior, this is how I feel. ... (6 replies)
... I was told I would need a fusion. I went to yet another specialist who suggested the same thing due to a fracture at L5 which was also pushed forward. ... (2 replies)
... There are a number of reasons why people experience nerve pain post surgery. Almost always when someone is in need of a fusion procedure, they have a problem that includes one or more spinal nerves that are being touched, pushed on, squished...compressed in some way. ... (35 replies)
... I am unemployed, but my doc said he usually gives a 2 month estimate for a return to an office job after an ALIF, longer for active work. It is two months out now. I still am very much in recovery. ... (10 replies)
... S1 levels and I too had lots of troubles!! My bowels wouldn't "wake up" for 10 days after surgery and I was miserable!!!! ... (7 replies)
... I would suggest you limit the time you spend sitting as it puts more pressure on that spinal segment. When you aren't walking, try to lie down or recline. If this continues, call your doctor. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the input. For 15 years I've had pain when sitting down, so I've avoided sitting as much as possible. By doing this, I have put extra wear and tear on my feet, legs and knees. Our lifestyle revolves around sitting. ... (13 replies)
... When I woke up after my surgery, the room wasn't too cold, and I was thankful for that. I've seen my share of silver and white recovery rooms. ... (38 replies)
... well, if this helps maybe I will let you know that today I am not feeling so good in the back. It maybe because I was lifting a rather heavy casserole in and out of the oven a few times-and I was doing while sitting half of the time like I do: I pull up a chair and sit down when doing oven things but I was cocky at first and put it in and out once while bending over-and yes,... (35 replies)
... Thanks for your response. I've been walking like crazy since the morning after my surgery. I walk anywhere from 1 to 5 or 6 miles per day. ... (2 replies)
... I am really sorry to hear about your trouble finding a doctor to help you with this, I can't believe you had to go through that after everything else you had already been through!! ... (26 replies)
... in March of 08'. Initially I was doing well. I was walking a mile 3 weeks after the surgery. The fusion took away my leg pain however, it appears that nerves may have been damaged during the surgery. ... (9 replies)
... I had Spinal Fusion with hardware cage at L5 S1 exactly 1 year today but after the first 3 months of recovery i started to get massive muscle spasms after sitting in an ordinary dining chair or sitting in a car seat the pain goes on and on and on until i get in my reclining chair or i lay down on the bed. ... (3 replies)
... s1.. I did a CT after the discogram and it showed a small annular tear that was also picked up on the discogram at both levels.. ... (4 replies)


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