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How painful is a c-spine diskectomy & fusion?

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Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery

In brief: Not bad

Typically, the post-operative pain following an acdf is not bad.
You may have some discomfort between the shoulders and a sore throat. Typically, most patients do well. Check out spine-health.Com.

In brief: Not bad

Typically, the post-operative pain following an acdf is not bad.
You may have some discomfort between the shoulders and a sore throat. Typically, most patients do well. Check out spine-health.Com.
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: It not bad easily

Easilycontrolled with oral meds nothing like the nerve pain inyour arm your living with if you don't have arm pain proceed with caution.

In brief: It not bad easily

Easilycontrolled with oral meds nothing like the nerve pain inyour arm your living with if you don't have arm pain proceed with caution.
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