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LauroliLLauroli Posts: 2
edited 06/28/2013 - 9:12 AM in New Member Introductions
I've lived a life of pain. I cannot remember a day where there wasn't pain. I've had too many surgeries of which to keep track so I will list only the most major: 2 C-Sections, ruptured Transverse colon resulting in gangrene and a massive ressection, neck fusion from C3-C7 and bilateral knee replacement. The two most recent were the ressection (2009) and fusion (2012). I've joined this forum to help others who live with chronic pain and illness, to help myself by helping others and to find out what will happen to me next.

I posted an issue I'm having with a broken part of my neck that had been fused, but is broken now and the pain I'm in. I asked for information on successful Bone Growth Stimulators.

I added an electronic signature; however, it didn't show up on my post so I will type it manually here:

Lynne Krop
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  • are sometimes used by surgeons in the immediate post op period to help ensure that fusion takes place. Especially in patients that they feel might be at risk for a failure to fuse .
    What exactly is it that you want to know about them? Your question is a bit unclear in what information you are seeking.
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