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MLT01MMLT01 Posts: 172
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:36 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery

I am suffering from severe headaches it started last Wednesday the 2nd and since then 4 times after that ( the 3rd,4th,10th and today. I have been on antibiotic for the first 3 1/2 weeks after recover cause the week after surgery I had a bad UTI the following week I had a size of a baseball lump on my back which started to leak clear fluid and now since last week the severe headaches...I went to the ER last Friday for the headaches and low grade fevers. The Dr's are not sure why but the headaches are so bad?? Not sure what to think


spondylolisthesis at L4-5; stenosis,
Lumbar surgeries 1999 L4-L5
Lumbar staph infection 1999-2000"
Meningitis x5 in 1999-2001
Brain shunt 2000"
Brain shunt removed 20001"
ALIF/PLIF fusion 8/5/09


  • Have you contacted your surgeon??? It sounds like you need to be seen by your surgeon emergently, have a CT scan, etc. Something is not right. Hope you're feeling better soon.

    Best wishes to you,

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