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One year Post Cervical Fusion

AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,578
edited 06/11/2012 - 7:24 AM in Neck Pain: Cervical
Hi everyone!

I wanted you to know there is hope post surgery. I had a laminectomy on my lumbar and a fusion on c5/6. The fusion anniversary was this past Saturday. My symptoms were severe, hands burned and were asleep for 8 months. I had vertigo tingling in my feet, traps, neck and face. It was a severe case of nerve issues. I am happy to announce what I am left with is minimal. I am doing weight training consistently and plan to compete in a figure show sometime in 2009. I posted more info on my blog if you have any interest.


http://myjourneytothestage.blogspot.com/2008/11/one-year-post-cervical-fusion.html
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Comments

  • I'm glad your surgery has helped. That's a very encouraging success story. Charry
    DDD of lumbar spine with sciatica to left hip,leg and foot. L4-L5 posterior disc bulge with prominent facets, L5-S1 prominent facets with a posterior osteocartilaginous bar. Mild bilateral foraminal narrowing c-spine c4-c7 RN
  • I needed some encouragement today. Great to hear it's going well for you.
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