Foraminotomy

What is Foraminotomy?

foraminotomy is a procedure used to relieve pressure over nerve roots due to compression from disc prolapse, tumors etc

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I had posterior foraminotomy 9/27. Now, and since the surgery I have had HORRIBLE sweating, extreme fatigue, joint aches and pain. I have insomnia...

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Your symptoms are not due to surgery.

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I've been suffering from severe referred otalgia after sustaining a mild concussion almost 3 years ago along with a whiplash injury, which was...

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Cervical facet block at C2-C3 will help.

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The sudden sharp shooting pain that...

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I have gone through Disc endoscopy foraminotomy on 30th March for L5S1and have taken acefenac 200 for one month and now taking ETOVA 400 for one...

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Can be a nerve root irritation.

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The tingling in left calf can be due to mild...

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I had posterior foraminotomy 9/27. Now, and since the surgery I have had HORRIBLE sweating, extreme fatigue , joint aches and pain. I have insomnia...

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I have had a Laminectomy and a foraminotomy but am still dealing with back pain and some siatica.I am 3 and 1/2 months post op. But have been told...

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Hi I am trying to find something that will help my 51 yr old brother. He has spinal stenosis in L2-L3 really bad. they have given him pain killers...

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