Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Degenerative disc disease 10 3
Spinal stenosis 5 2
Spondylolisthesis 3 0
Failed back syndrome 2 1
Herniated disc 2 1
Back pain 1 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 3
Moderate 1
Mild 2
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lower back surgery

Side effect Patients
Pain 3
Back pain 2
Pain in lower back 2
Cervical spinal stenosis (neck) 1
Chronic idiopathic axonal polyneuropathy 1
Chronic pain 1

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Duration

Currently having Lower back surgery

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped having Lower back surgery

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 27
10 years or more 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 4
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 3
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Lower back surgery.