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... There is only way to "undo" a fusion and that means breaking in breaking your back. ... (3 replies)
... The younger you are, the easier it will be to recover from fusion surgery. ... (6 replies)
... Some doctors contend that it is true while others do not. However, back when I had my first collapse there was no choice. ... (8 replies)

... Often patients don't want to bother trying PT and other conservative treatments because they are in a hurry to "get back to their life." But it is important to remember that a 2 level fusion will not necessarily ever get you back to that point either. ... (19 replies)
Spinal fusion
Jul 31, 2007
... I had a fusion for scoliosis at age 18 and had much less pain afterward. Not to scare you, but I did end up having a second fusion, but not until 30 years later. ... (5 replies)
... I could not agree more with this. I had a two level fusion in Jan 2011, and the NS said the same thing to me, "it is no big deal, I do 5 to 7 of these a week. ... (15 replies)
L5 / S1 Fusion
Sep 15, 2009
... months at least. That's what it takes for a good fusion for bone. ... (5 replies)
... ve you for post op, but you really need to be careful for the next several months. Just because your pain is better and you are feeling better, doesn't mean you fusion is better. ... (13 replies)
... disc has reherniated twice since my last surgery, I have begun to develop scoliosis because of the bone they removed during my first surgery. I have more back pain then I have leg pain, but I still have plenty of that. ... (4 replies)
... Due to an auto accident I damage at L2/L3 with a fracture and subdural tear. I was fused L1-L5. I am athletic and was in great physical condition. It has been 1 1/2 yrs and I am wondering why the need to fuse all of them if it was just L2/L3 that were damaged and when I schedule to have the metal bars n screws removed why they can't remove a portion of the fusion - since there... (3 replies)
... Every time you fuse another level in your back it puts stress on the levels above and below the ones fused. I had a 360 surgery. Open from the front and the back. ... (15 replies)
... Yes, the disc can degenerate further and it could lead to a fusion of the two discs to help cause stability and to reduce the pain levels. ... (1 replies)
... oll isn't too bad, it's hard to give a time since we all heal so differently. If yoru smart you'll get used to the log roll EVERY time for life, it will take any undo pressure off your back for life then. ... (5 replies)
... r with the vertibra. I also had a bone stimulator implanted. This is a small battery that emits an electric charge into the bones to promote the fusing. I wore a back brace for a few months . To my surprise I was up and walking the next day and the pain was minimal for me. ... (18 replies)
... I don't believe there is any going back after a spinal fusion. Sorry but there is no undo. ... (8 replies)
... I have read and been told that lumbar surgery for back pain ONLY is usually not very successful. ... (20 replies)
... It's amazing that after surgery we start to feel so much better than we have in such a long time that we just start doing stuff. I ha never had to hold back on wanting to do things before. ... (5 replies)
... Mandy, thanks for the reply i feel that i will not get the fusion now. It has been a year since getting my knees replaced. thanks again, John... ... (6 replies)
... ably get by but I would end up somewhere getting this operation as it was only going to get worse and the longer you wait the less chance of getting your feeling back in your fingers. ... (22 replies)
... rays and and MRI. The MRI didn't show it. They had to do an EMG at the Neurologist to figure it out. I go to a Prolotherapist who cured my problem in my lower back that was the same thing, loose facet joints, and loose ligaments. It is all tied together. ... (22 replies)

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