I had a staph infection in March of 2012 after a spinal fusion surgery. I was declared infection free in December. Now I have red pus filled bumps popping up on my scar. They hurt quite a bit as does my scar. Could my staph infection be coming back?
Discectomies 05/08 and 04/11, fusions L4-5 Feb 9,2012 and L3-L4 June 28,2012, Staph infection washout 3/2/2012, Bulged L5-S1. SCS trial on January 17th, 2014, which was a success! Permanent SCS on February 20th.