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... I had the nerve root injection about a year ago. For me it lasted about a month maybe 6 weeks. The first week or so was really good, then it gradually worked it's way back to bad. ... (5 replies)
... Deb, If they can acually do micro surgery on you, that would not be so bad. I am assuming that you just have a disc that is impinging on nerve, and they will remove the part that is on nerve(s). I've heard where this can work. Recovery isn't very long with this type of surgery. On the injections: Most doctors only allow 3 of these per year, so it's not something you... (5 replies)
... My second injection took 1 week to begin to work, and lasted for 5 days. It was the best I'd felt in over a year.I am now willing to believe that maybe I will be o.k. again. ... (5 replies)

... Hello All - Can't even remember the last time I posted! I am post MVA 8/03. Herniated disc c6/7. Have been thru the barrage of tests, conservative treatments, and medications. Constant pain (radiculopathy) of R/Arm, and whiplash associated symptoms added in just to further confuse and frustrate. Anyway, 8/25/04 I had my first injection - outcome, no pain for 6 days!!! Had... (5 replies)
... Deb, Good luck and keep us posted on your progress. Dennis (5 replies)
... Hi Dennis - Thanks for your reply. I wish the results were permanent, but I know they're not. If mine could last 4-6 weeks this time I would be thrilled!!! I have tried to steer away from the surgery as long as possible. Will go with a NS who does a microdiscectomy and no fusion when it is time (I'm getting closer and closer.) I have what 2 NS call a swan neck. So, a fusion... (5 replies)




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