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Answered: What is Spinal Stenosis?

Spinal stenosis occurs in the neck (cervical stenosis) or in the lower back (lumbar stenosis). In spinal stenosis, the nerves within the spine are compressed. In lumbar stenosis, the symptoms are usually leg pain or sciatica. Cervical stenosis can be much more dangerous, since the spinal cord ...

Answered: How to deal with failed spinal fusion and chronic pain

What do you mean by "failed"? Has your hardware become loose or broken? Have the discs in the affected area developed problems? Was a bone graft rejected by your body? Did you develop excessive scar tissue? I do not know the type of fusion performed or which area of the spine was targeted. Roughly ...

Answered: What are some alternatives to morphine for severe radiculopathy from

You didn't specify why you wish to stop taking morphine, so it's hard to determine what your needs are. Anyway, a common alternative are glycopeptides. Consult your physician about that.

Answered: I had a spinal fusion on july 2nd and the pain in ...

in 05 i had to have my l4-l5-&si vertabrea fused following a work related inj.10 days upon my releas from the hosp.I was involed in a near miss accident which resulted both screws dislodging completely from my l4 vert.which in turn created a spinal leak that could not be surg.sealed resulting in the ...

Answered: Lumbar Spine Fusion Surgery

It depends on what exact problem the surgeon is trying to fix with the fusion surgery. These are articles about each type of spinal fusion surgery and when each is best: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Answered: After 5 weeks of lumbar spine surgery, L5-S1, I ...

I have been since 05 with a l4-l5-s1 instrumented fusion,that had to be done twice within 10 days due to a near miss auto accident on my way home from the hosp.which resulted in the two screws pulling out of my l4 vertibrea,which also created a spinal leak that the surg.could not physicly get to to ...
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There is no heat in my apartment where i have to complain

To Landlord first. When that fails contact local housing authorities.

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Do you think they might be for sale on Craigs list for cheaper than $85.00? Or do you think your doctor might know of a way you could get it from him on a no interest payment plan? Also, does he have a high percentage of thought that it will be of help to you? I have known a couple of people who ...

How exactly do training pads help toilet train my ...

The pads cannot be used alone, what i did was go to Wal Mart and bought a spray that helps me train my puppies. By spraying the pad with this spray it shows them to only pee on the spots you want them to. Don't remember the sprays name but the bottle says something about potty training your pet with ...

Where can i get ink pads for my blackout

It is easy to find it online but you didn't get the best that you want... so, i suggest you to visit the needham-ink for ink pads... i think your problem will solve over there....