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3 week post op Horrible pain

tweetybird716ttweetybird716 Posts: 106
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:35 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
Hi everyone,

Just checking to see if anyone has experienced the kind of pain I am having at this time, I had a l4/l5 fusion and decompression on July 30th 2009, had a few rough days, but I am experiencing some numbness from the waist down to all areas, hands and feet are swollen, horrible pain mid center of the back, feels like it is full of pressure and whenI try to take a deep breath, hurts badly, the pain I am having now is worse than the pain prior to surgery, this is the worst it has been, taking Kadian 60 2 times a day, it is not touching this, Iam in tears it hurts so bad but I was trying to hold out and get in to see the Dr. not sure I can May have to go to the ER for some help. Anyone here ever experience this, if so what was the problem, and what fixed it. Thanks for listening, send me any info you can, I realize we are not drs so personal experiences is what I need. Thanks


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