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Old 01-09-2012, 04:49 PM   #1
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PLIF surgury in the morning 1-10-12

well i go in for surgury in the morning after waited 10 months for the approval..it will be L3-L4..so then i will be fused from L3-S1..dr said i should only loose about 15% rom more..im nervous but excitited to be pain free again!! wish me luck and thanks..

 
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Re: PLIF surgury in the morning 1-10-12

Hope you are coming along OK after your surgery, and that the surgery itself was uneventful. Let us know how you are doing when you feel up to it.

You probably feel pretty rough around now, but things do get easier as time goes by.

Hang in there!

 
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Old 01-14-2012, 12:46 AM   #3
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Re: PLIF surgury in the morning 1-10-12

well thank you for asking about me..feels good to have someone that does not know me care...im doing ok went in and surgurgury took about 6 hours ..dr said he had a rough time becasue for someone like me who put the weight on over the last few months he said i had small bones..lol so that was kind of a challange but it got it worked out..i was discharged friday afternoon..sure is nice to be home..i have my wife and son here to help me..i can not beleive i made it through post opp without hitting the morhine at all..lol but he did send me home with fetnahale patchs never had them be for but they seem to work pretty good..plus the norco..one thing that i did notice right away was that all of my hip pain was gone...i can not lay on my side cofort free yeah..and the dr is gonn ahelp me with a diet program wich i think is odd but very nice of him to do that becasue he said im not gonn abe that lucky next time i have to see him...well my meds are kicking in and once again thank you for taking time to check on me...

 
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