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tazzattazza Posts: 3
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:39 AM in New Member Introductions
Hello all, im from Perth, Western Australia. Have had spinal fusions L4/5 , L5/S1 and laminetomy on both these levels aswell 10yrs ago. Having leg pain in thighs and lower side of legs, more so in left side and into feet/toes. L3 ? Anyone with these type symptoms ? Thanx, tazza from down-under.


  • hi and welcome to the forum! :H we are here to offer you support and answer what questions we can. we have several spineys from down under including New Zeland. glad you stopped by!! :D i am sorry you are experiencing leg pain. there are some good nerve pain medications you might talk to your doctor about. :-C good luck and please make yourself at home!! =D> Jenny :)
  • I am sorry to hear that you are in so much pain. I have not yet had a fusion but I wanted to welcome you to the forum.

    Good luck to you and please keep us posted.
  • Many thanx for replies,have MRI end of this week and hopefully will shed some more light on my back and leg pain. Currently on 100mg Fentanl patches 72hr, Ordine 3 times daily for break fru pain and Tramal SR 100mg morning and evening daily. :)
  • yes i have the same symptoms as you and 15 years down the line i am looking into ADR as everything else has failed and i am on a massive amount of pain killers
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