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... Has anyone had a facet block ? ... (0 replies)
... I also expected immediate results, but it doesn't happen that way. A couple of weeks ago, I received my 2nd round of injections. Last night, I was dancing at my daughter's wedding. Feeling so much better!!!!!!! I still take tramado 3x a day, use volteren patches, but since its been so hot here, I've been skipping the patches and using ibuprofen. I have a herniated disc at... (1 replies)
... I went through 3 of those Cervical Epidurals with very little relief for about 3 weeks. Then it got worse again. So He recommended the Facet Blocks. I had 2 of them. ... (13 replies)

... Babs42 Welcome this is the first I got to greet you to our caring family I had 1 level surgery done 8years ago no collar and no hardware donor bone smoker Was out of hosp 23 hours after surgery and had 1 hour drive home Did fine after 1 week Had surgery just 4 days ago and surgery at 10:;30Tues out at 10 Wed C4=5 plate 4 screws miami Jcollar for 6 weeks used doner bone... (24 replies)
... Great news so happy for you but remember not so fast all this healing takes time and you don't want to mess it up.I am 17 days and need to wear Miami J till Oct 15.Did not have any pain pills last week until 2 days ago when Isabel started moving in,now that she has left I'm hoping to start feeling better. So envious of you and can hardly wait till I can say no more collar ... (9 replies)
... Laura Sorry to hear that bones aren't fusing as fast as thought.Everyone seems to get a differant opinion on length of time. Some say fusion in as little as 6 weeks others say up to 1 year.My surgery was on 9-2 and I am in Miami J.dON'T KNOW IF YOU ARE A SMOKER OR NOT BUT THAT HAS LOTS TO DO WITH FUSION.Only 50%chance of this taking if so Hope that next test show good... (10 replies)
... Hi Misty I took G/C for about a year then stopped when I started taking MSM as I wanted to know which one was working or if one worked better then other. For me it was MSM started out with 99.9% pure 1000mg a day and went to 8000mg a day. Boy what a difference it made for me. Dr told me to stop taking 5 days before surgery because he didn't know what it woud do.Ok stopped... (5 replies)
... Hi Susan I am another from PA I had surgery same day as you,but you seem to be doing much better. I had ACDF was in hospital over night came home with Miami J collar that I need to wear for 6 weeks Have plenty of restrictions.Cannot turn head,lift anything over 5 lbs,do not reach above head,do not bend down and cannot drive for 6 weeks. So far I have no pain except when... (15 replies)
... Well I was to have surgery on Oct 7th but they called with a cancelation so I now am going to have it done on Tues Sept 2. http://www.healthboards.com/ubb/dance.gifDH and I will be leaving for Pittsburgh on Sat. morning and staying with son and family over holiday weekend.Then only have a few miles to drive to hosp.Having Anterior Cervical Discectomy with donor bone fusion and... (8 replies)
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... Ann ,Angelic, and plymouth Thanks I think I got it Not very good on this but do keep reading everyones posts Elaine ------------------ car accident 72 S2 fused 76 Surgery 96 c5-6 fused aug pains in neck and shoulder.PCP,MRI Mylagram,PT Epidorals,Facet block, C4-5 C6-7 HNP C4-5 Spinal stenosis c5 Radiculitis Meds.Celebrex200mg 1 a day Lexapro 10mg 1 day Neurontin... (10 replies)
... you might try a memory foam pillow , it helped me a lot , I have some of the same problems that you have and the pillow really helped me sleep, only about 20 bucks (9 replies)
... h rightward ventral cord effacement and mild cord flattened contour alteration. concomitant aburment of the c6 right nerve root is also demonstrated. Luschka and facet joint degenerative arthropathy combined to produce mild bilateral foraminal canal narrowing. ... (9 replies)
... rightward ventral cord effacement and mild cord flattened contour alteration. Concomitant abutment of the c6 right nerve root is also demonstrated. Luschka and facet joint degenerative arthropathy combined to produce mild bilateral foraminal canal narrowing. ... (0 replies)
... The only discomfort that I had was that I was nauseated and sick for the rest of the day. I made sure I was really hydrated for the Facet Block. I had lovely, plump veins that time and did not get sick. ... (6 replies)
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Jan 24, 2012
... Following the MRI they did a facet block. ... (5 replies)
... Anesthesiologist wants Epidural Steroid and Facet in surgical settings. ... (28 replies)
... The facet block is in my neck. I'm not certain what this is even supposed to accomplish. ... (4 replies)
... and have had another facet block. The relief lasted a few hours and it was business as usual. ... (5 replies)
... some new medications, Neurontin and Valium to "cool the nerves down" and scheduled a myelogram for this coming Friday morning. He suggested that I not have the Facet Block in the am since the first two procedures haven't worked for me. ... (4 replies)
... vance apologies for improper etiquette. So here is my situation. Diagnosed with fibromyalgia.. 2 years ago went on Savella... At first it was great as a nerve block but over time had some unpleasant side effects so i have weaned off of it...this has been about 2 months ago... ... (6 replies)


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