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Physical limitations after spinal fusion

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Dr. Erion Spaho MD

at all times, except for bed). I also started PT right away. However, my Physical Therapist told me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr. Geldon Fejzo MD

Hello. I am a 50 yr old female with prior spinal fusion at L6-S1 (yes, I have 6 lumbar vertebra ... be the cause? Do I need a follow up CT of head and spine? I've recently had my annual physical with... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geldon Fejzo ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Raja Sekhar Varma MD

I just had an ecg as part of a physical, and it was irregular. I have a metal rod fused to my spine( spinal fusion ) - could that be the cause? Other than being overweight , I have no other health... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raja Sekhar Varma ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

a less-invasive procedure instead of a spinal fusion . He now wants to do the fusion. I've exhausted ...Hello! I am a 47-yr old female, 5'7", 160 lbs., diagnosed with spinal stenosis , lumbar ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sujeet N Charugulla MD

I have had 4 spinal fusions and now fused from S3 up o T9. The last surger was one year ago. Pain ... legs. Sometimes thighs, next time calf or feet. Always at rest and very painful. Is this common... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sujeet N Charugulla ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.  Sunil Kumar Srivastava MD

What type of limitations can be expected for a teenager who has had a spinal fusion for scoliosis correction? My nephew has also 2 steel rods screwed in place on either side of most of his... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Kumar Srivastava ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

that others experienced limited mobility after full recovery. the doctor also failed to mention where he d get ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Hi, I have had 2 spinal fusions resulting in my total lumbar to be fused. I am more pain now than I ever was before. I have tried everything every doctor has suggested from physical therapy ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Vijai Laxmi Agarwal MD

tried hot water bottles with limited success. Can you suggest a medication, physical therapy .... Last night I was not able to get to sleep at all until after 4am. When I apply pressure I get a very ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vijai Laxmi Agarwal ( Sexologist)
Dr. ARCHANA MD

I was told today I needed to have spinal fusion surgery lumbar region multilevel, I am a nurse ... duty after this surgery? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. ARCHANA ( Anesthesiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

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

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

What about the muscles , have you or your physiotherapist equalized them ? you need a great determination, training and exercise regimen.

Dr.   Iven Romic Rommstein MD

you should not do excessive sport