1 patient evaluation for Lumbar Sacral Spinal Fusion

shell052169
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shell052169
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 45y
  • Duration: 33 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
Surgery type: Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
0 seizures
2 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

See shell052169's full Lumbar Sacral Spinal Fusion history

Oct 10, 1997 (Started Oct 10, 1997)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bulging disc: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: Make sure it is a last resort try everything you can before you let anyone cut on you. The Fusion didn't take for me and I still live in pain everyday, severe pain. The only reason I am glad that I had the procedure is if I didn't I wouldn't be walking today. I just want you to know they gave me a 50% chance of success when they went in to do the surgery and the surgeon said that was the standard that they go by. people be sure it is a last resort.

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