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A 63-year-old female asked:

I had a laminating & fusion of l4 l5 on december 23rd. my question is what exercises should i be doing to help my recovery? i am walking 2 1/2 miles a day.

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Remember: This is something based addressed with your physician and physical therapist as they should have a better understanding of any concerning complications/limitations in regards to exercise.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2015

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