Welcome, Friend!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

Veritas-Health LLC has recently released patient forums to our Arthritis-Health web site.

Please visit http://www.arthritis-health.com/forum

There are several patient story videos on Spine-Health that talk about Arthritis. Search on Patient stories
Protect anonymity
We strongly suggest that members do not include their email addresses. Once that is published , your email address is available to anyone on the internet , including hackers.

All discussions and comments that contain an external URL will be automatically moved to the spam queue. No external URL pointing to a medical web site is permitted. Forum rules also indicate that you need prior moderator approval. If you are going to post an external URL, contact one of the moderators to get their approval.
Attention New Members
Your initial discussion or comment automatically is sent to a moderator's approval queue before it can be published.
There are no medical professionals on this forum side of the site. Therefore, no one is capable or permitted to provide any type of medical advice.
This includes any analysis, interpretation, or advice based on any diagnostic test

Kyphoplasty for younger people???

AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,900
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:23 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
hi, i am 22yrs old and have comp fractures from T5 to T9 vertebre that has been causing quite abit of pain and deformity in my spine since my injury on april 1 2008. the doctor says i am too young for this opperation, but its not healing and the pain isnt leaving. i cant sleep, i cant work, and its been 6 months now. ive went through physical thearopy. is there anybody out there that has had Kyphoplasty at my age? or knows how the cement will hold up for the rest of my life? thanks
Sign In or Register to comment.