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does having a lumbar laminectomy affect creatine levels?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Not the procedure: Do you mean creatinine, which reflects kidney issues, or creatine, which has to do with muscle problems? Either way, a lumbar surgery would not affect unless you experienced a medication or anesthesia reaction.

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