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... I hadn't heard about that study either. I look forward to hearing further results in the future. ... (15 replies)
... I just got done lifting weights for the first time in a year. ... (1 replies)
... Jenny, how are you now? Are you numbness free/pain free? thanks for your post....Heather (15 replies)

... do not and will have pain at some level for the rest of their lives...some worse than before surgery. A little statistic most spine docs don't tell their patients. ... (15 replies)
... Well, I am back to square one. CAT scan normal. Instrumentation in tact, no adjacent disease...blah blah blah. So one year later and the only thing I have is more pain and meds. Not what I had expected at all. ... (15 replies)
... S1 two level lumbar fusion. I am confused why I still feel so much pain. I described it to my NS PA, that it felt like a brick in my low back. A painful brick!!!! I have some butt pain too. But, only when I overdo it. I feel a lot of pain and pressure in my low back. ... (15 replies)
... hip pain and sciatica that ran all the way to my toes. Discogram was positive so I proceeded with the fusion. The sciatica has relieved some and the mid lbp. ... (15 replies)
... Hi Heather, I'm so sorry you are having so much pain. If you remember, we talked last year about this time regarding both of our surgeries coming up. ... (15 replies)
... If it helps any, yours is a typical experience. The doctors do not know what to do in a case like ours where the "pain generator" is not readily apparent. ... (15 replies)
... op L5S1 fusion. It is common to have nerve pain and spasms after surgery, and sometimes even more pain then what you had before as well due to them moving nerves to the sides while in there and "upsetting" them and they spasm alot. ... (4 replies)
... In 2009, I was diagnosed with DJD of the bilateral SI joints. They gave me injections in both my SI joints, and 8 facet injections. I hated those. And they didn't work. ... (15 replies)
... specialist and curve measured 23 degrees. Dr. told my mom it wouldn't progress, now this was 1979. Fast forward to 2001 I was having increased LBP, xrays showed lumbar curve 45 degrees. ... (2 replies)
... My lumbar spine is feeling very good with no problems to report. I have been spending a lot of time in the swimming pool and hot tub. ... (5 replies)
... Hello thank you for your response. Mum tried that but there failed on her which is why she had the lumbar laminectimy instead. ... (28 replies)
... I'm more of a cervical and lumbar gimp, but I read the thread and thought I would chime in. I did the wait and see on both my neck and lumbar and, unfortunately, time was not my friend. ... (18 replies)
... nerve tests... they read the old myelogram report it was clear I had severe nerve damage 3 herniated disks bulging disks 2 pars fractures in which nobody ever even saw...lol..go figure... ... (10 replies)
... re a Browning brace for 4 months. I feel that I recovered nicely and for years was almost symptom free. If I over did it, I would take Advil or Tylenol and the pain would pretty much go away. ... (6 replies)
... Wow! you really have a lot to recover from!! I was thankful I only had one level to fuse. I feel for you in your recovery and hope you can get to a better place where you are not in pain. ... (53 replies)
... if you were taking Meloxicam prior to surgery for joint pain, you may be able to substitute Celebrex after your lumbar fusion. ... (27 replies)
... I am a 51 year old male. I'm 6'2" and tip the scale at 300lbs. I have had a history of lumbar spinal stenosis. I have had two previous laminectomies. The first one provided some relief from pain and symptoms, but the second one failed within a week. ... (4 replies)


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