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Old 01-28-2005, 11:52 AM   #1
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Surgery Scheduled !!

Well I finally got my date and supposedly my insurance has signed off on everything. This Tuesday the 1st.

PLIF on L4-L5 with cages, rods and BMP.

I am a little nervous but I can tell you this board has been so helpful in learning and being prepared. And the positive post have been great for my confidence. I want to thank everyone on here, there are just too many to list by name.

Mel.....you really need to try to get that post on successful stories. When I come back I want to post there. I'm going in with the best attutude I can.

Thanks again to everyone......

~Jim

 
Old 01-28-2005, 11:58 AM   #2
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Re: Surgery Scheduled !!

GOOD LUCK,YOU HAVE MY PRAYERS FOR SUCCSES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I wish you all the best!

 
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Old 01-28-2005, 12:10 PM   #3
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Re: Surgery Scheduled !!

good luck to you! I hope all goes well and you are home as soon as you can be and doing well. I will try and get that soon-I think I just start a thread and then let the mod know. I will do that today-gotta figure out good wording!

 
Old 01-28-2005, 12:18 PM   #4
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Good luck, you will be in my prayers! I know everything will go well, and we're looking forward to hearing about your progress when you're on the other side!

Jessie

 
Old 01-28-2005, 06:33 PM   #5
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Re: Surgery Scheduled !!

Jpecot,

I go in for a 2 level PLIF on L4-5, L5-S1 on the 1st too. Here's to success to both of us!
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Old 01-28-2005, 07:18 PM   #6
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Re: Surgery Scheduled !!


Good Luck to you We will all be waiting to hear your great results!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
shelley

 
Old 01-28-2005, 10:23 PM   #7
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Best of luck to both of you. I will keep you both in my prayers. Let us know how you are doing when you are feeling up to it.
And remember it's normal to be nervous before, but there are a lot of people on here that will tell you that it's not nearly as bad as you imagine it will be.
Best wishes,
Memaw

 
Old 01-29-2005, 09:50 AM   #8
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Re: Surgery Scheduled !!

Good luck to you. I am 14 weeks post L4 L5 fusion. I know it's scary but it will be over before you know it. Can't wait to hear how it goes when you return. You'll do great!!!!

 
Old 01-29-2005, 04:33 PM   #9
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Re: Surgery Scheduled !!

Thanks to everyone for their encouragement and kind words..

Thank you all very much

~Jim

 
Old 01-29-2005, 08:27 PM   #10
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Re: Surgery Scheduled !!

Hi there,
I just wanted to send my best wishes to you and let you know that I'll be thinking of you and praying for you. Good luck and let us know how you are doing. Kristy.

 
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