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360 back surgery
Jul 21, 2012
... It's absolutely normal to have a lot of fatigue after major surgery. Our bodies have a natural way to protect themselves and recover from anything that has "attacked" it. ... (1 replies)
... Sorry I didnt get back to you sooner. ... (5 replies)
Home after ACDF
Mar 17, 2004
... I just read something really interesting about depression and fatigue after surgery. It said your body actually produces hormones that make you feel that way for a make you rest and heal. ... (36 replies)

... But I can tell you something about spine surgery as I've had 2 major cervical spine surgeries and I'm fused from C3 to T1 already. ... (5 replies)
... ing the surgery. If they keep the anesthesia light to allow the patient to respond to commands during the procedure, it would not surprise me at all to hear that after the procedure was finished they might give a larger than typical dose of the memory impairing drug. ... (13 replies)
... my energy levels were down so it was easy to sit back and relax. ... (5 replies)
... the neck they don't go through muscle. So for many the post surgical pain is minimal. The collar can cause some muscle spasm so I found I needed muscle relaxers after the surgery. I still had some nerve pain though a large portion was relieved by the ACDF. ... (25 replies)
... spinal surgeon to go over an MRI after a wreck in November 04. It was significally worse from MRI of cervical area from one year ago. ... (19 replies)
... or spinal hardware for years. He had a work related back injury in 1992 and had a laminectomy 5 months later. One year later he had his first of 3 fusions, which didn't help. ... (1 replies)
... Sorry to take so long getting back to you Michael... ... (15 replies)
... I do think that the first surgeon I saw was not one that I would have my surgery done by. ... (20 replies)
... attach, they often announce their healing with zaps. Zaps and zings are good...they are nerves coming back to life. ... (4 replies)
... strips will likely fall off, and your incision should be nicely healed. If the steristrips remain after this time, you may remove them. ... (6 replies)
... Lets back up here, as I wanted to ask what doctor ordered your MRI? ... (16 replies)
... C7 almost three months ago and I remember that for the first two days after surgery I couldn't sleep but just a few minutes at a time while I was in the hospital. As soon as I got home I slept for seven solid hours! ... (15 replies)
... Also, didn't you start back working at home soon after your surgery? ... (10 replies)
... Average" time off is 6 to 8 weeks. I would say, based on most posts here, that people who go back earlier usually end up regretting it. ... (5 replies)
... for general issues, such as if I get sick with bronchitis, flu, and a physical every year. I just want a normal doctor that does not treat me bad because I have back problems and take 2 pain pills every day. ... (5 replies)
... Should I have no relief after a month? ... (8 replies)
... days after surgery for half days. It was too soon. I needed another week. ... (12 replies)

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