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AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,321
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:29 AM in Spinal Stenosis
Hi, I just joined and hope to communicate with others who have gone through what I am experiencing. I have spinal stenosis caused by a collapsed disc and I am scheduled for surgery on the 24th of this month. I have been waiting for two and a half years to get some relief; sure hope it helps. My spine is very unstable as well and has shifted by almost eight mm....it is pinching a cluster of nerves in my leg. I will have fusion and rods and pins. Thanks for listening; I will be sure to check back often after my surgery. Lin


  • Welcome to Spine Health. Best of luck with your surgery. I hope that you wake up feeling better than you have in a long time and with a stabilized spine.

  • I hope everything goes well with you surgery. 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
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  • Thank you for the well wishes; I am so anxious to see some relief from this annoying feeling in my left leg. I know I will be a while with discomfort, but I am looking for the end result. Take care.
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