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Post posterior fusion & microdecompression finger and arm numbness?

Kujo85KKujo85 Posts: 10
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:52 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
Hi all,

I had a posterior fusion c5/c6 to c6/c7 ( revision for previous acdf non-fusion) and microdecompression at the same levels a few days ago. I woke up with thumb, index and middle finger numbness on both hands, now it's moved to my forearms as well. I didn't have these symptoms before my surgery. Has anyone here experienced this? My doctor is sending me in for a MRI & CT Scan Monday, but this is really worrying me since it just seems to get worse.

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