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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Nerve monitoring during spinal fusion

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Dr. Praveen K Nath MD

6 weeks ago I had 2 spinal fusions for a grade 2 spondylolisthesis L5/S1 & severe bilateral ... a work accident 12 months ago. I had one ALIF followed by a PLIF. Some bone broke off accidently during ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen K Nath ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

I have spinal stenosis and I am diabetic. I have has 3 opinions stating I need a spinal fusion and a decompression. I worry about the surgery and the recovery. Also what the surgery will do my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

I had a spinal fusion 16 months ago after 13 years of constant horrible nerve pain from the waist ... of right upper leg pain, also my buttocks. It's not the nerve pain, seems muscular to me.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Shiva Kumar R MD

. The sheath around the nerve bundle at I beleive C4 was perforated during the surgury. I was sent home ... from scar tissue pressing on the nerve bundle where the leak started. What really bothers me... View answer

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Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

Chronic Severe low back pain . 2 previous L5S1 spinal fusions. experiencing extreme pain in Right SI joint . nerve pain on right buttock and hip, down back of leg. ... View answer

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Jay Indravadan Patel MD

i just had spinal fusion of cervical spine c3-c7. having left arm pain near shoulder blade is this nerve pain., now that the spine is fixed month out... what could be causing this pain. have very soft ... View answer

Answered by : Jay Indravadan Patel ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

i am 47 years old have had a 3 level fusion L3-4 to S1 still have lower back pain and have a spinal cord stimulator implanted in my stomach have bad cramps in both legs now dr wants to burn nerves what ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

I have had two spinal fusions and suffer from nerve damage in my left leg. The second lower lumbar revison surgery took the fusion up another level, going through my stomach and back. I am taking 15 mg... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Hi can scoliosis cause chest pains, i m 58 and was born Scoliosis and Spina Bifida had spinal fusion in 2002 from a car accident to fix a Bulging Herniated Defuse disc but my main problem is i always ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
 Vishakha Gupta MD

I have a bad neck; fusion from C4-C7, with C2 &3 hyp. I have continue neck pain, a knot at the base of my skill. my head feels cold alot. I always have trouble sleeping. I get facet injection and nerve ... View answer

Answered by : Vishakha Gupta ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)

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Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Hi, Usually not related. more details necessary. Any further queries, happy to help again.

Dr. M Y Shareef MD

Hi Emily! Good morning. I am Dr Shareef answering your query. Severe pain radiating down your legs points to some kind of pressure on the nerves when these come out from the spinal canal. I would advise you...

Dr. Narender Saini MD

Spinal fusion is the way out and India has good number of Spine Surgeon.