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Kyphoplasty for younger people???

AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,578
edited 06/11/2012 - 7:23 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
hi, i am 22yrs old and have comp fractures from T5 to T9 vertebre that has been causing quite abit of pain and deformity in my spine since my injury on april 1 2008. the doctor says i am too young for this opperation, but its not healing and the pain isnt leaving. i cant sleep, i cant work, and its been 6 months now. ive went through physical thearopy. is there anybody out there that has had Kyphoplasty at my age? or knows how the cement will hold up for the rest of my life? thanks
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