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Could I Have To Quit Doing Extreme Sports After A Laminectomy
Had a cervical operation c3- C7 laminectomy and fusion and titanium feel light headed plus extreme heart burn could this be caused by operation?
My 80 yo. otherwise healthy uncle underwent a cervical laminectomy 3mos ago due to extreme radiculopathy, gets v. frequent nausea now. What to do??
80 yo. uncle had cervical laminectomy in Apr due to extreme radiculopathy, gets nausea for 3 hrs, thrice or more times a week. GP's tablets dnt help??
80 yo diabetic uncle had a cervical laminectomy 3mos ago due to extreme numbness, gets v. frequent nausea now, altho he's only on vitamin tablets??
I have extreme pain in the right sacral joint area. I have had laminectomy of l3-4, 4-5, and later spinal fusion of the same, then a spinal implant.
Varies: There are many potential causes and if it is severe enough to require more treatment, then it is critical to determine the exact diagnosis. The appropriate treatment will hinge on making the correct diagnosis. A detailed histroy, exam and appropraite tests can usually detect the specific cause for your pain. I would encourage you to be thoroughly evaluated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I need to know what color Scsr Tissue would be on an MRi done with no contrast! I had a double laminectomy 6 mo ago, at L 4-5 & L 5/S 1.
Contrast needed to: tell scar tissue from other tissues, unfortunately. The truthful answer to your question is "gray". Scar tissue is a relatively bland gray on all sequences of a noncontrast MR. That is why contrast is recommended in patients who've had surgery. If you have MR on CD, I can review at HealthTap Concierge, healthtap.com/saurbornmd, but I may not be able to answer your question without contrast images. ...Read more
I had a diskectomy and laminectomy on l5s1 four weeks ago and have increasing pain . What could it be . Also what else can go wrong?
It could be several: Reasons including: scar tissue forming, a sign of infection, recurrent disc herniation, further disc deterioration to name a few or that you may be over doing it to much too early post op. If your back pain preop was worse than leg pain, then the prognosis is not good & you may have needed a fusion. Poor surgical risk factors include being overweight & smoking as well as being deconditioned. ...Read more
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