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Sqeaking Sound in Chest After Spinal Fussion

rfactorxrrfactorx Posts: 1
edited 02/05/2015 - 7:45 AM in Recovering from Surgery
I recently had a spinal fusion in the lumbar area to relieve stenosis and sciatica. I am experiencing a squeaking sound when I move and the ambient sound is low. Does anyone have any suggestions on what may be causing the squeaking? Could one or more of the screws used in the fusion not be tight enough?


  • LizLiz Posts: 7,832
    edited 02/05/2015 - 7:45 AM
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