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C 5/6 acdf
Apr 5, 2013
... Thank you for the insight. You are right about the possibility of issues relating to ACDF surgery and problems down the line with this kind of work...don't you just love how Doctors say stupid things like what your Doctor said? ... (5 replies)
... I had an ACDF. I had a buldging disc so bad it was crushing my spinal cord. I am feeling much better from most pain since the surgery other than the incision pain. That has actually been the worst of it all. I still have a different feeling in my fingers. ... (3 replies)
... I thought i would reply. I had the surgery feb, 2010. I did not have forarm pain before my surery, just pain going to about my biceps on both sides. My neurosergeon NEVER did an EMG prior to the surgery, and i wish he had of. ... (8 replies)

Need Support
Oct 27, 2006
... ind that on my side with a 'spongy' pillow under my head is the best sleeping position. Some folks I've seen here are comfortable on their back with a supportive neck pillow. ... (20 replies)
... lood pressure...for the past couple of years I have managed to lose 40lbs get my cholesterol and blood pressure under control with no medications...but the chest pain still lingered... ... (258 replies)
... ACDF in January of 2014 due to a herniated disc, leading to muscle weakness in my right bicep. The ACDF corrected this problem and I regained all of my strength in my arm, the pins and needles sensation went away, and was completely pain free. ... (1 replies)
... Hello! Its been a while since I have posted but would like personal advice with recovery after surgery. ... (1 replies)
... The ACDF is SO much easier than the posterior cervical foraminotomy. To be honest I am 3 months post foraminotomy and still have muscle spasms. ... (10 replies)
... I also have a long, slender neck, so let's hope what your NS said is true about that. Glad to hear that you are doing well after the BMP and cage. I assume that is what you mean when you say they used your own bone shavings. Are you doing neck stretches or physical therapy? ... (15 replies)
... Hello,My name is Elle and I was looking to connect with people that have been through this surgery and how they are doing. ... (1 replies)
... level acdf that i was gettinng on the 8th. i hadn't been back on because for the first 3 days i felt horrible, but then after that i started to feel better than i had in over 2 yrs!!! my neuro, when i saw him 8 days post op was amazed at how good i was doing. ... (2 replies)
... however the stricture of my neck could be now causing compression on my esophagus causing the spasms of it and the pain and problems swallowing. After researching there is evidence that 5 to 11 years later many patients, mainly female experience this severely. ... (0 replies)
... so good to be free of all the symptoms above that no doctor wanted to relate to my neck problem because according to them my MRI "didn't look that bad." My NS had nothing further to add after the surgery about the diagnosis. ... (3 replies)
... However, my pain most of the time is only on the left side of my neck to my shoulder. Daily I have a nagging headache starting at the base of my skull on the left and travels upward. ... (14 replies)
... went amazingly well. I went to John's Hopkins in Baltimore, MD and have been thoroughly impressed by the entire staff there. I woke up in recovery without a neck brace and haven't used one at all since. ... (14 replies)
... result of the collision suffered a broad based disc herniation and nerve root impingement that affected my left arm, hand and fingers as well as causing terrible pain in my neck and shoulder area. Prior to surgery I tried conservative treatment including physical therapy, facet injections and medication. ... (4 replies)
... Will the surgery really help her? ... (6 replies)
... Don't be afraid to let your doctor know any problems or symptoms you are still having after the surgery. My doctor was able to provide me prescriptions that aided the sleeping a bit. ... (19 replies)
... with my own bone and WITHOUT and metal plating or screws. Was in a hard collar for 3 months and had 4 months of PT. First symptoms to warrant the surgery in 2001 was terrible neck pain with numbness in both arms and hands and actually dropping things. I had epidural cortisone shots, traction, pain meds, etc. ... (4 replies)
... ation went well but I never got a chance to recooperate because of a whiplash car accident. I think I was starting to feel better!!! I know it does take a while after surgery. ... (2 replies)


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