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Leg and foot pain

Started by deborah.1976 on 01/03/2019 12:49am

Hi new here.I need some help cause I know I'm not crazy.I had a discetomy at l5s1 in 2012 .I had to lay on my back and couldn't use my left leg and foot.the surgery did good for 2 weeks and then it failed another hernation in the same spot.MY next back doc. Didn't believe me I had surgery till showed him the scars and paperwork due to it happening again in the same spot.so I had a alift fusion on the same area in 2016 and for the love of I still have severe back,leg and foot pain my foot swells and I still can't stand if sit long.I can't stand for anything to touch my calf.can someone please tell me something.I thank you

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I'm sorry you are still having so much pain. My only advice would be to find another surgeon. I would get several opinions. I don't know where you are from but my surgeon and his associate are both excellent. They have offices in Ft. Worth, Dallas, Plano & Decatur. They try to do minimally invasive surgery unless it's absolutely necessary to have open surgery. Their practice is called Disc Spine Institute. I had a 3 level fusion a month ago and aside from pain from muscle spasms things seem to be improving. I hope you find some relief soon!

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