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nerve pain!! lower back legs and feet

TavisTTavis Posts: 2
I had a spinal fusion done 7 years ago l4-l5 went through hell after for five year and more. Had lower back pain after with some leg pain. I was finally back to my self for a little over a year pain free and medication free. I was on my motorcycle when I was struck sitting at a stop sign checking for cars looking the oppisite direction. She cut the corn almost the whole corn were I was testing at a complete stop she struck me on her drivers side fender and I want down the side of her jeep till I got her side mirror with my chest removing it from the vehicle and slammed the ground on my right side pinning my right leg under the motorcycle. I want to er from accident site. Had really bad chest pain and nasuea . scans done and was released after chest pain got better with pain care in er. I woke the next morning with major lower back pain below my fusion into tail bone, hips, both legs, and feet. Mri done nothing found, a rays found nothing. I was told it could be pointed hip and that if pain didn't get better to come back and thought my fusion was aggravated and pain will go away. Here we are 6 months later and pain is still here and was about 70% right leg 30% left leg now equally painful. The bottoms of my feet still feel like they are burning. Feels like someone is trying to crush my bones. My sleep is down to about every 2 I might get a couple of hrs here or there. Max I am up for 5 days strait before my body just shuts off. The pain now is not any of the same pain from fusion or before fusion. My tail bone feels like I land on a tree stump from 10ft. I get burning, tingling , shooting , stabbing, numbness to were the part feels like it's gone. Sometimes ice cold as if some is holding an ice pack on my legs. Get the sensation someone is jamming needles into my feet and toes. I have caught taking pain meds but can't handle it so I have in and started on Mon narcotics to Percocet now and helps for maybe an he the nothing. And am on 10mcg Butrans Patch and don't notice anything. I was on suboxzones for over a year 2 1\2 years ago really help and was only medication I was on when I had just fusion pain. I tried doing back injections of steroids and 1st one nothing . the 282nd one changed to different steroid and worked for a day. Third time nothing. So this is when we went to 10mcg buttans. Patch. No doing anything for pain. Waiting for emg test and a redo it mri. Doing nerve blocks starting this week and maybe something will happen. But need help cause every time I lay down to sleep pain gets worse in tailbone down both legs and wish something would work after the hell I went the with my fusion and finally get back to being able to work again and enjoy life to getting hit by a car and back again and getting worse really sucks and believe me I felt luck when the cops said I should have been under the car and Problably dead or seriously injured and am lucky to thinking at times of I was lucky she would have ran me over literally and killed me cause then I would have been lucky. I read the crap about we need to know what test and what you doc thinks it is to you still don't know if we told you. If the elephant was it the room you would blame it on someone else or something else instead of being onhonest and saying I don't have a clue instead of an educated guess it's not is just a guess. You practice medicine( PRACTICE) key part. So. If you really want to help every test has revealed nothing and as this is a car accident nobody will see me in Arizona but pain clinics. I have called every neuro and back specialist in the Phoenix areas and get to a point were they ask is this injury related to a motor vehicle accident and I tell them yes I their exact words" we don't see motor vehicle accident victims". So I get hit at no fault of my own and can't get one dam neuro doctor to see me makes me sick that it's not about care anymore and is about [EDIT] money. So if you are a doctor and work on arizona and you say he's wrong we see motor vehicle accidents all the time. Call your office act like a new patient and tell them you need an appointment and when they ask you why you need there services say I got hit by a car and before you add anything more you will hear it! I even asked why worset answer I ever heard and it was [EDIT] we were told by our CEO yes CEO we are not allowed too. Top money grubbing scumbage that hasn't help a patient ever in his life. But know if I would was a family member I would have been seen months ago no question ask. Sad! I need help and want it and am willing to do any test no matter the pain because I don't want to go down the pain med road again but can't live like this. I want to work and be apart of the working force again but know I can only fight this for so long before I will take any pain med to be able to smile for a day and feel normal that all people that are injured and in pain want far all or some of it to flat out go away. Thank you for you time.
Tavis M.
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