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... Thanks so much Sammy and Feelbad for all your advice and care. ... (5 replies)
... I am having surgery soon. Just wanted to let you guys know. I had a 2nd opinion neurosurgeon and he thought, just like the first surgeon, that I need it ASAP. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, I see my Neurosurgeon in 2 weeks, and wouldn't be surprised if he doesn't get me into surgery as soon as he can, mainly because I've been almost bedridden for 4 months with pretty severe symptoms from my cervical spine problems. ... (5 replies)

... First, I want to thank you all for making sure that there is a dialog out there for people looking to get Neck Surgery. Second, I am dissappointed that there is so much negative information on this site. ... (2 replies)
... I had acute pain and numbness down my right arm starting in mid December. Pain was really bad for several months. Did traction and soft collar. Prednisone helped, then I reverted back to pain. 2nd prednisone helped again and since then, pain has gone down a lot. ... (12 replies)
... First of all xrays and MRIs are pretty useless in a case like this. As soon as you know you can get relief from putting your hand on your head plus the rest of the history it is evident that you have a C6 disk causing a C7 root palsy. Triceps becomes weak and also wrist flexors or extensors although you probably don't notice that. Sometimes serratus anterior, the muscle that... (16 replies)
... tricep. Currently other parts of my arm are hurting, but the tricep doesn't hurt. He says that means it is dying. The MRI was done on Saturday, day one of my prednisone Rx. I took the last prednisone yesterday. I am also taking a narcotic for pain. Tramadol. ... (16 replies)
... If you are able to transcribe your MRI report here it would help greatly. Many of us here can help you with terminology. As for me I'm 16 days out of a Cervical Laminectomy with fusion,screws,and rods. ... (16 replies)
... al cervical lordosis, compared to the straightening of my cervical spine stated in my 2013 MRI, which is one reason my surgeon said the ACDF would be appropriate for me. ... (1 replies)
... and also a prescription for a brace. ... (17 replies)
... seriously,most surgeons actually welcome questions espescially when you are about to have an actual surgery done by him? ... (5 replies)
... I really think you made the right decision not taking the prednisone so close to the surgery. It totally makes you much more vulnerable to getting an infection. Why chance it? ... (2 replies)
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... Welcome to the board. I'm sorry your symptoms were not relieved right after surgery. I imagine your surgeon has been telling you that it can take time for the nerves to heal after they have been compressed, and after the trauma of the surgery itself. ... (6 replies)
ACDF surgery
Oct 5, 2011
... I would like to get some input from others who had ACDF surgery two levels. ... (1 replies)
... I've had symptoms for a few years, ever since I wrestled in an old timers wrestling tournament, rather about four of them. Won three medals. It was fun. ... (3 replies)
Help - I'm the 10%
Jun 28, 2010
... it and that you would really love to also have this as well during YOUR surgery too? ... (75 replies)
... done that injects steroids in between the joints in hopes to relieve any pain I was experiencing. But before that happened, they gave me a prescription to take Prednisone for 10 days to see if that could help any pain in the meantime. The first night I took the pills, I end up having an allergic reaction. ... (10 replies)
... You never know the steroids can do wonders for the inflammation at times so could be a plus maybe not. I do know that I never worried to much if it was just the pack. ... (5 replies)
... g wait, office staff would not even take my MRIs for fear of "losing them. ... (23 replies)


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