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... Hello Everyone :wave: I had a Cervical Fusion & Discectomy with plating & allograph on level C5-6 on Monday. Unfortunately, the day after surgery I had what they think might be a panic attack. My throat closed up and I couldn't breathe. The nurses said that my sat oxygen level was at 82. They also did a chest x-ray right in my room and found out that I developed... (15 replies)
Failed L4-5 Fusion
Oct 23, 2004
... I am sorry that your fusion has failed. You had your fusion in the same month as I did. My films have showed what looks to be a solid fusion on one side, and almost solid on the other. ... (5 replies)
... Hello Everyone :wave: First I would like to start by saying that I do pray that Tanamodessi's recovery does become a successful one. What has caught my eye on this thread is the posts by Teadkin. I have never heard of the BMP leaking before. I have done much research on the web, but as you already know their is much to find as this is a new protein. What I was... (52 replies)

... at both of my disc's have again herniated from a recent mri. But I have many prior films and reports and some findings just don't make sense. Also since I had my fusion surgery I have had nothing but many medical condition's. It seems as inflammation has spread thoughout my entire body and is causing many problems for me. ... (52 replies)
... I am sorry to hear that your fusion has also brought you more pain. Has your surgeon ordered any testing such as MRI's, Cat Scan's, or EMG's? ... (5 replies)
... I also had a Lumbar Fusion with Infuse last June. I just thought that I would give you a few more suggestions on preparing your home for your surgery. ... (47 replies)
... Hi ghost, sorry i missed your question couldn't be on computer yesterday much. Answer to your question, sorry its long. Pre surgery DX: congenital stenosis, herniated discs at 4-5, 5-6 with significant osteophytes causing moderate right foraminal narrowing at multiple levels, reversal of lordosis, spondylosis, degenerative disk disease with movement on flexion, good... (19 replies)
... I have spent the last 6 years researching and studying trying to become a layman expert on the spine and the surgeries. ... (161 replies)
... Hello Everyone :wave: I had 3 lumbar epidurals and one cervical epidural. I had the lumbar injection's in my doctor's pain management office but the cervical one had to be done in the pain management at the hospital. All of these injection's did not give me any pain relief but instead caused me more pain. While I have read of other's getting some pain relief, this is why... (13 replies)
... I'm still not convinced on fusion vs non fusion, ACDF vs Laminectomy. ... (24 replies)
... I sure appreciate this message board as I live in Alaska and dont have any folks that I know who have had multi level posterior cervical laminectomy (without fusion) I am four months out from surgery..(because of severe congenital stenosis.) I had full laminectomies of C4-6 and partials on C3 and C7. A follow up MRI (taken yesterday) showed full decompression of the... (2 replies)
... I too am a WC patient and I am confused about your options. My first injury also WC was settled and I have lifetime medical after a decompression laminectomy C6/7. My second injury is WC and will have a fusion C4/5 Feb 15th I will also have lifetime medical on that. Isn't it the employer who is responsible for the lifetime medical? Or just my employer who does that? I... (9 replies)
... o 30 mm. As such, these holes were probed, tapped and probed again prior to placement of the right sized screw as determined by the Stealth. We now performed our laminectomy by drilling two vertical troughs at the laminar facette junction. ... (14 replies)
... ed with the patient that because of the worsening of his symptoms along with worsening of his MRI I do recommend for him to consider a surgical decompression and fusion of the cervical spine. ... (11 replies)
... and films. So in the meantime I was just researching and trying to prepare myself. I am praying that he doesn't insist on surgery. I already know that I needed a fusion over a year ago when things weren't as bad. Last year my cervical report had stated that I had 1 herniated disc and 2 bulging disc's. ... (0 replies)
... It being 6 months since the last one, and Dr. ... (42 replies)
... If I land up with a laminectomy with no fusion, is there not a good chance of developing an unstable neck and or Kyphosis? ... (15 replies)
... I had spinal decompression and fusion on April 3, 2012. ... (3 replies)
... T1 cervical posterior laminectomy and fusion. Obviously, this is major surgery, so I obtained a second opinion from another top doctor in town. ... (20 replies)
... My Oncologist is on board, agrees the back issue needs fixed stat. But now I am reading here that Laminectomy is not the way to go? ... (10 replies)

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