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continuous pain in neck,

Hi, hope this day finds you all well, back in JAN I had a double fusion in my neck, c-5-6-7, right now I have 2rods some wire, 2plates and 6 screws, they operated on front and back side, when I took off the miami J collar, I had like a pinch on my left side of neck, I told the Surgeon, this is not right,He said your still healing, I went back to pain clinic, and they started injections again, my dr, at the pain clinic said this is not right, you just had surgery, I said I know, I went thru 3 months of pt, massage therapy, and nothing takes care of it, my primary dr, said I don`t want to step on toes, unless u want me too, so they did a c- scan, surgery sight looks good, called surgeon back and told him I am in alot of pain,he said your still healing, 6 month visit he said your healed there`s nothing more I can do for you accept to give u a CFE,I said ok, my question is can the rods and wire which are on the left side be causing all my problems, I go next week to see a spine specialist that my dr, set me up with, right now I have 2rods some wire, 2plates and 6 screws,


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