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Head & Neck Surgery - Although I've heard of 15 people with successful neck (cervical spine)?

Posted 21 May 2014 by Pigletsmama 2 answers

... surgeries, and went to one of the top 5 clinics for this, mine didn't work. I also went totally blind for 7 days following the surgery. Evidently this is very rare -didn't know how I was or where I was until about the 7th day. Now have more pain than I did pre-surgery. When the ...

Head & Neck Surgery - are there any special type of pillows or head rests for folks wearing a halo?

Posted 17 Dec 2013 by ggmcm 1 answer

... after neck fracture. cannot seem to find comfort in any chair in my house. wheelchair does not have headrest

Head & Neck Surgery - Herinated disc central stennosis and foraminal stenosis?

Posted 23 May 2013 by thehill 1 answer

Pain started in my left shoulder then in my upper left arm within a few hours. I was so bad that was all I could focus on. Then my left hand went numb on the palm side. So I had an MRI done then another because the first one wasn't clear. The first one said I had both central stennosis (8mm) ...

Head & Neck Surgery - I have a herniated disc at C-6 and saw a neurosurgeon yesterday. He scheduled?

Posted 12 Oct 2012 by lennongurl 1 answer

... me for surgery on Monday. He showed me the MRI scans, if I fall or get jolted said I could sever my spinal cord. I'm scared out of my mind about this surgery. I am 33 and have two little kids. Has anyone had this done? What can you tell me about it?

Surgery - I have had nothing but problems, and severe health issues since my c4 fusion 8 yrs ago. I?

Posted 20 Aug 2012 by kcall69 2 answers

... am wondering if it is because of the Infuse product that was used

Head & Neck Surgery -sleep in chair, pain when lift right arm, is this normal, how long till better?

Posted 18 Sep 2011 by becca79 1 answer

Hi. I had cervical surgery two weeks ago on c5/c6-c6/c7. So let me apologize in advance for typing errors, Surgery was a\last resort so I had to have it done. Had EMG which showed nerve damage and muscle damage. Now I am uncomfotable still in neck and right arm. Im not sure how long it takes to ...

Head & Neck Surgery - what could be the cause of not being able to swallow food or drink?

Posted 3 Jul 2010 by finlayfin 3 answers

.My uncle has had 3 cervical disks fused together and the day following the operation he could not swallow food or drink. He has been in hospital for 2 weeks following the operation due to this complication. Does anyone know what could have caused this as no one at the hospital seems to know. He ...

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