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Lumbar fusion,leg pain,CAT scan shows dense scar tissue, pain near incision site

Hi, I had a lumbar fusion in 8/11 and I m still having leg pain. My CAT scan didn t show anything except that I have a lot of dense scar tissue . Will scar tissue cause pain near incision site.
Asked On : Sat, 17 Mar 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi..dear agoss.,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
Lumbar fusion and dense scar tissue..,
usually due to TUBERCULOSIS OF SPINE..,
So evaluate the case by doing...,
X ray chest, ESR, and Mantoux test..,
to ruled out the TB spine.,
Answered: Sun, 8 Apr 2012
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thank you for the inquiry.

can you share the CAT report.

Is any spinal canal decrosis or narrowing noticed?

dr.devidas vellodi
Answered: Sat, 17 Mar 2012
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