A 25-year-old member asked:
How should i sleep after discectomy?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
However you like: There is no correct position to sleep in after a lumbar microdiscectomy. Whatever position is most comfortable to you. The more important aspect of sleep is how you get in and out of bed. Be sure not to strain or excessively twist your torso.
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Orthopedic Spine Surgery 41 years experience
Hopefully well!: Just avoid sleeping on your stomach otherwise any way is ok that is comfortable.
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Jan 21, 2020
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