Pain from spine surgery years after 3 failed back surgeries. I also have spinal stenosis, spinal fusions, fibromyalgia, severe scar tissue, bad hip?
Stimulator may help. If you're still having pain after your 3 failed spine surgeries you could benefit from a spinal cord stimulator. I have seen many people helped tremendously by this implantable device. Find someone reputable and they may be able to help.
Pain. You have pain from multiple sources. If may be time to consult a pain management specialist.
I have been three times in the spine surgery spinal stenosis incl. Why do I fall down a lot? Claudia
Many possibilities. I assume your previous surgeries were lumbar. If you have weakness in your legs, this can lead to falls. In addition, it is pretty common for people with lumbar spinal stenosis to also have cervical spinal stenosis. This can cause myelopathy-pressure on the spinal cord. Myelopathy can cause unsteadiness of walking and frequent falls. Read more...
Am I facing back surgery? Spinal stenosis. Radiculopathy. Osteoarthritis and degenerative spondylolthisethis
Depends. number of conservative treatments to try befote surgery. These include: therapy, injections, meds, etc. Please exhaust all of these before am operation. Read more...