This is my first post. I am so glad to have found you all! There is so much info and support here. Thank you all for being here!
I am sched. for an Anterior Lumbar Fusion with Instrumentation, L 3,4,5.
I am a 45 yr old female. I have sufered for 12 years from a rear end collision and was in another one 6-22-11! (I was sitting at a red light on BOTH!)
I am looking forward, scared to death, of the sugery.
Nice to meet you all! :H
ALIF L3-5 Aug '11, butress plates added pos. Feb '12, 2013 revision decompresive laminectomy L3-SI, removal of hardware, exploration, allograft, instrumentation and possible bone morphogenic protein (BMP) 3rd times the charm!