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... A pseudoarthrosis is a fusion that fails to heal, usually because the bone graft dies off. ... (1 replies)
... If you had a two level fusion did it eventualy cause other problems in your neck.? ... (8 replies)
... I have been informed I need anterior cervical discetomy with fusion C5,C6,& C7 and preferably this week. I have had pain my right arm, shoulder, neck, and back, and numbness in my right hand and forearm. Also some weakness in the tricep acea. It started this summer with what I thought was a pulled shoulder muscle that would not heal. After months of being seen my... (4 replies)

... reason for 2nd Surgery fusion of first disintigrated and did not fuse! ... (32 replies)
... Hi, I had a cervical fusion at c5-6 and c6-7 in october 2001 have plate with six screws also used own hip bone. the 6-7 did not fuse not sure if the c5-6 fused. I also have fractured screws. this is what one DR wants to do and its schulded for this week some body please advise me on this remove hardware, c6-7 corpectomy, anterior cervical fusion c5-7 lliac bone graft and... (6 replies)
... If you had a two level fusion did it eventualy cause other problems in your neck.? ... (8 replies)
... complaints of hand pain, knee pain, lumbar and cervical pain. Doc ordered x rays. Hands fine, rt knee mild arthritis, lumbar showed minor issues, cervical showed c5 c6 disc space narrowing, hypertrophic ridging. No biggie, right? ... (0 replies)
... complaints of hand pain, knee pain, lumbar and cervical pain. Doc ordered x rays. Hands fine, rt knee mild arthritis, lumbar showed minor issues, cervical showed c5 c6 disc space narrowing, hypertrophic ridging. No biggie, right? ... (2 replies)
... I had a 2 level fusion with plate almost 3 years ago. They said I did not heal to well but bc I don't have symptoms of failed fusion or bc I have plate it is fine I guess. Your question about bone stimulator, I used one and I really don't know if they work or not. ... (8 replies)
Spinal Fusion (C5)
Jul 20, 2008
... I do not know anything about this except that I have neck problems, too. I just wanted to say that I feel for you and hope you get the answers you need. (8 replies)
... rays from today. The fusion doesn't seem to be healing properly. Apparently, the donor bone is not fusing with my bones. ... (8 replies)
... Hi, Everyone, I am 3 years post ACDF C5-6 (donor bone). My last MRI was almost 3 years ago (6mos after surg). I've been having some more numbness in my hand and possibly my foot and weakness. Some pain in my neck, spasms -- not terrible, but nagging. I decided to go back to the doctor and here are my new MRI results: C4-5there is a mild disc ridge complex which... (5 replies)
... Hi Ron, Hi have had C5-6-7 fused a number of years ago. 5/6 are plated with bone from my hip for the fusion. 6/7 is unplated with donor bone. The fusion (6/7)broke across the top surface in 2002. That's another story. The pain you are having is likely from the "blown" disc. C6/7 vents out each side your Ulnar nerve for each arm/hand. C5/6 vents the Radial nerve for both... (80 replies)
... was afraid I'd further injure myself because it would and did take the pain away. From the diagnosis to the surgery it all happened so fast. After 4 weeks, the fusion is healed and the bones around it are healthy, so the neurosurgeon sent me to physical therapy. ... (1 replies)
... Neurotin helps a lot with this but i hate meds. Had an emg and a mri recently. My emg said nerve damage at c7 but mri said spine is perfect everywere except my fusion is not complete yet. surgeon said pain is because i am not fused. He just had me have a nerve block at c6 level and it didn't help at all. ... (2 replies)
Spinal Fusion (C5)
Jul 20, 2008
... grow properly. I used a stimulator for over a year and it did help, although my fusion still did not heal completely the way it should have. ... (8 replies)
... c5 to c7 fusion (Cervical Stenosis with mylepathy) - June 2001 c4 c5 Bryan Disc Replacement Jan 2005 I was going to Physio, I would start the stretches, adding a new one each day, then I would get so sore I couldn't even move hardly. I eventually quit going to Physio. I was paying for it, and I didn't find it was helping. He wasn't doing anything other than giving me... (9 replies)
... Hi guys, I normally hang out on the chronic pain board. Have a thoracic spine injury which has been fused but chronic pain because the T8 nerve on the right was badly damaged. I now need a C5/6 fusion and have been booked for surgery in may - I put it off for a number of reasons, I wanted to choose my own anaesthetist and also, because I have to wear a collar for 12... (3 replies)
... Ok, calling all fusion sufferers like me!!!!! ... (4 replies)
... ecause your body needs to fuse them with bone growing between the two vertebrae. The plate is only there to hold the bones together until they fuse. Chances of fusion dimnish with more than one at a time. But, some people do fine. ... (80 replies)


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