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Having lumbar stenosis surgery in 2 weeks. Lower back pain has started. Should I notify my surgeon?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It can't hurt

It may or may not affect the timing of your surgeon, but he/she may want to know to help guide this decision.

In brief: It can't hurt

It may or may not affect the timing of your surgeon, but he/she may want to know to help guide this decision.
Dr. Stephen Southard
Dr. Stephen Southard
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Dr. William Lages
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

When surgery is scheduled and a new symptom appears you should always let the surgeon know even if you think it,a trivial or think you,'re bothering him/her.

In brief: Yes

When surgery is scheduled and a new symptom appears you should always let the surgeon know even if you think it,a trivial or think you,'re bothering him/her.
Dr. William Lages
Dr. William Lages
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