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... Just wondering if any of you that have had cervical fusion that failed what did you do about it? ... (9 replies)
... to accident where I was rear ended. I tried the conservative approach of physical therapy and epidural injections, but all failed. I was told that I had severe cervical instability. I have been in constant pain since the auto accident. My numbness and loss of strength in my arms has been improved due to surgery. ... (13 replies)
... yet to have any relief from pain. So, I'm glad that I'm out of any danger that I was in with a precarious spinal situation, but it is another situation to be in pain and not knowing why, when or if. ... (9 replies)

... a former nurse I am not a good patient and was really nervous. It was not as bad as I thought it was going be. Sure there was some pain, but since I have a high pain tolerance it really wasn't an issue. I walked everyday, rested and let my body heal, for almost 3 weeks. Went back to work, seemed to do fine. ... (53 replies)
... I did have a posterior foraminotomy and fusion this year, 2 years after my ACDF. ... (9 replies)
... fusion, donar bone, not fused. Anyone else have the pins and needles along with numbness after a failed fusion? ... (0 replies)
... and I really can't tell you if I feel better or not. I guess I feel better knowing that my head won't fall off but the pain level has not decreased. I would advise you to get 2nd, 3rd, even 4th opinions. Posterior surgery is much harder on the patient then anterior. ... (9 replies)
... all failed i allowed the dr to much power. and nothing worked. ... (9 replies)
... much when I am a nanny two days a week. I want to be happier again. The first surgery was going very well for over a year. At the 18th month I started feeling pain and may have pushed myself too fast. I had two jobs and was getting my masters. What was I thinking? ... (9 replies)
... Now in pain from head to toe. Have had the same bad headache since Oct.05. ... (9 replies)
... Sorry so many fellow spine sufferers out there! I recently tried acupuncture. Not sure what this guy did, but, I have more pain now! the one area in my spine where the needle was "prodded" hurt while he was inserting...I begged him, take it out! ... (9 replies)
... Thanks Deb and Chatter for your replies. Sorry you're going thru this too. It just stinks, did a abit of raking and ouch! I don't take pain meds, only ibuprofen for fear of addiction. ... (9 replies)
... I woke up with immediate relief from the nerve pain and very little surgical pain. The first few days I had a sore throat, which is common as they move your windpipe slightly to get to the spine during surgery. ... (3 replies)
... old patient with gait instability and cervical spine changes consistent with stenosis. ... (11 replies)
... This surgery was less painful then my lumbar fusion. I am still in cervical pain, but on the scale I would say about a 5. I don't have any pain in my shoulders or arms but I did prior to surgery. ... (15 replies)
... herniation Nov 2001. The thought was at first that all my problems were caused by the cervical herniation. That surgery did help the neck but, did nothing for anything else. It also caused me to lose some turning function of the neck. ... (24 replies)
... I've been writing regarding all my insurance and pain woes. ... (0 replies)
Failed fusion?
Mar 11, 2007
... with fusions have 'stress' put on the other levels and have to have our NS watch and help fight off other herniations at different levels.......I just had my 3rd cervical fusion and they had to go in from the front AND the back of the neck this time to REALLY fuse me since I guess it was too stubborn the first two surgeries... ... (8 replies)
... fusion in Februaury 02' I have just found out that the fusion has fragmented and failed to fuse. I also have lost plug hieght at both sites. Has anyone else had similar problems after surgery. ... (4 replies)
... I am still not fused. She told me about a month ago to, "give the fusion more time" and get steroid shot. ... (9 replies)


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