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dawney
07-05-2006, 04:20 PM
I scheduled surgery today for Sept 6 and Sept 8 I will be fused from T9 to the sacrum. My curve measures about 55 degrees and it is all in the lumbar. He said I was on the borderline for surgery but I also have herniated discs as well as some stenosis. My surgeon, Greg Anderson from the Rothman Institute will perform the surgery.
Dawn

lelc2002@yahoo
07-05-2006, 04:38 PM
Dawn,
Believe me, you'll start to be somewhat relieved you made a decision...I felt so much better to have made the decision & get on with things... of course the waiting & anticipation is rough but you don't have long at all! good luck! You'll have to meet Chris(Singer) & I sometime after we're all thru with this & in better shape! Ly- :) :)

Shari
07-07-2006, 01:40 AM
Hi Dawn,

The anticapation of the surgery is just as bad as having it, in my opinion. So don't be afraid of expressing your thoughts and fears!!! We're here for you!!!

Shari