I have saw alot of post on lumbar fusions but not on cervical. After 3 very long yrs on alot of meds and every treatment you can think of I had a cervical fusion. C4,5,6. I am wondering if there is anyone out there who has had it, how long ago and any other fusions and still in pain? I have only spoke with 2 other people in my area that had cervical fusions and one person it lasted 10yrs before they had other issues and the second person had to have another one right away.View Thread
I had some relief from the surgery for a short while but once again i am having not just aches which is normal but pain, i also have other issues going on with joints, i just had to go for a bone scan to see if i have ankylosing spondylitis or if my degenerative disks are getting worse.View Thread
I can not imagine anyone having 5 back surgeries specially if a fusion was involved having a child. Has she discussed this with the drs who did the surgery? Most people if not right away will eventually end up having other surgeries after fusions. i can not see her carrying the additional weight of being preg either.View Thread
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