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... Spinal Cord Stimulator removed so that MRI could be done, Dr. suspicious about possible Syrinx in spinal cord. Syrinx was found in the neck area. Dr's agreed that I was permanently disabled and would not be able to return to work. ... (18 replies)
... I am 26 and have had RSD for about a year and a half. It started in my left lower leg and spread to my other leg my back and is now my entire body. The first pain mgt. ... (44 replies)
... And how is it working for you? ... (44 replies)

... I'm curious if anybody has or has thought of getting the spinal chord stimulator to help treat their RSD..... ... (1 replies)
... My pain management doc also talked about a spinal cord stimulator right away!! I was so surprised and somewhat scared because it sounded so final..she gave me an informational booklet and DVD all about it... ... (39 replies)
... me from doin any physical activities, bending down or even give me side effects such as more RSD or maybe even different side effects. ... (44 replies)
... boards, but haven't been around in awhile. Need some input from others. Most of you won't know who I am but a few of years back when I was first diagnosed with RSD I was the ginuea pig who tried the temp spinal cord. Everyone surprisingly listened to my tall tale of a short journel experience. ... (12 replies)
... Hi texmexlex, I just did the trial period for the spinal cord stimulator,2 weeks ago, My insurance company just approved the permanent one this past wednesday. ... (1 replies)
... foot back in October, but probably have had it since this past July. I am seeing a pain specialist. They did a symp. block last week, which confirmed the RSD too. ... (39 replies)
... hi there well ive had rsd for nearly 8 years and last november i had the spinal cord stimulator fitted it helped my pain 50% but in april it stopped working so im back to being in pain im now waiting for the spinal cord stimulator that is rechargeable which hopefully lasts 9 years they recon if u want to no anything else ask away i dont mind (44 replies)
... You will have a trial stim put in before you actually have the real thing put in. My advice is make sure you are 100% happy with it before having the permanent one installed. If you even begin to question its usefulness dont have one installed. (44 replies)
... hi jeff, sorry it took so long to answer, i used to have a walking route, and how i got rsd a 50 lb mail box fell out the wall onto my foot, didnt break it or any thing, dx said to stay off my foot for a couple days and put ice on it, i did that, but as days turned into months my foot started to really hurt more and more so this foot doctor on my route seen me one... (41 replies)
... Hello, I had the "spinal cord stimulator" surgically implanted in 2007. ... (6 replies)
... HI, new to this. Have had RSD for about 30 years in my right leg. ... (5 replies)
... I have had RSD since April of this year. I have had many nerve blocks, all of which have failed and I have been in Physical Therapy since June. My RSD started in my lower left leg and foot. Since then it has spread into both legs and feet and is slowly moving up both legs to my hips. ... (44 replies)
... I have spoken with my dr. and think I may be going ahead with getting the spinal cord stimulator implant. He told me that before we do anything I have to speak with a psychologist for a consult first. ... (1 replies)
... Hi! I am new to this board, but I am not new to RSD. Originally I had a trigger finger repair on my right hand, followed by 7 surgeries for infection, ultimately leading to am amputation of my rt index finger and part of hand. ... (2 replies)
... HI. I have had rsd for about 30 years and i just had the "trial" stimulator a few months ago. It wasn't nearly as bad as I thought, but the trial was short because I moved to much and my leads moved. But it was better than the pain. ... (7 replies)
... ankle still is purplish, red, and definitely is sensitive. At night, it gets warm, extremely warm under the covers, and I cannot stand on it for long periods of time. It feels as if someone is trying to pull it apart at times, and other times, it feels as if someone is pressing a rock on it! ... (2 replies)
... I've heard mixed reviews.. my dr. is also recommending it for me. I asked about the psych eval and was told that some people don't do well with implants and don't have the confidence to monitor themselves with it. ... (15 replies)

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