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Recurrence of Symptoms 2 years Post Spinal fusion

It has been almost 2 years since I had an L5 S1 Spinal Fusion to repair disk that was caused severe nerve damage in left leg and back pain. I was unable to flex my left foot upward and part of my leg always felt half numb. After the surgery, I regained the ability to flex my foot and the pain in my back subsided. They did tell me there was some permanent nerve damage but overall, it was a vast improvement. Now, two years later, I am pain in my back again (feels like someone poking me with hot needles next to my spine), I lost the ability to flex my foot upward (toes toward my body), every time i flex my foot down, I get instant charlie horses in my foot, and my leg throbs at night (only left leg and foot have these issues, same one as before). I have an appointment with my surgeon in two days but was curious to see if anyone has experienced a similar recurrence of the symptoms and did they have to go back in for another surgery? Thanks


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