What is Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) /Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) L4-5 Revision and Salvage?

Category: Surgeries

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Spinal fusion is a surgical procedure in which two or more vertebrae are joined or fused together. A revision or salvage surgery is usually required when the fusion goes wrong, or when the joints lack stability.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 2
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) /Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) L4-5 Revision and Salvage

Side effect Patients
Back pain 1
Difficulty standing 1
Difficulty walking 1
Pain 1
Weakness in hips 1
Weakness in leg(s) 1

Duration

Stopped having Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) /Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) L4-5 Revision and Salvage

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 4
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1
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