A member asked:

I hv spinal cord adult teratoma with tethered cord syndrome opetated before two months.can i ride bicycle or motor bike.pl suggest?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Kornelis Poelstra answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Bike riding: Only your surgeon can aswer that! only he/she knows what was done and how stable you are to start doing certain activities. Good luck!

Answered 2/20/2013


Dr. James Goodrich answered

Specializes in Neurosurgery

Tethered spinal cord: This question is best addressed to the surgeon that did the surgery. The normal rule is 3 months after the surgery, this to allow the bone and wound healing. The surgeon who did the surgery would be the best source of info.

Answered 9/28/2014



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Hi doctors, was just wondering what is a tethered spinal cord?

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