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A 39-year-old member asked:

I am getting surgery on my neck called an anterior cervical discectomy plus spinal fusion?

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Dr. Kevin Vaught
29 years experience
Common procedure: An anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with instrumentation is a common procedure to address cervical disc herniations, degenerative spondylosis and occasional to treat instability from trauma. A fusion will eliminate the motion at the involved joint segments. Most patients do well. For very good information and videos, check out spine-health.Com.

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