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    5 years post op. Am I being paranoid?

    Hi,

    I'm 5 years post op now, and some days I even forget I've had surgery, but recently I have been noticing things that worry me. I am fortunate enough to not suffer from any extreme back pain,...
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    In my experience with my surgery I am still...

    In my experience with my surgery I am still working on touching my toes, but it all depends on where u would be getting fused, i was fused from the base of my neck all the way to my hips ( sorry i...
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    Sticky: From a teens perspective

    being a teen who goes on this site from time to time i find it really helpful when parents give the advice, i know my mom knows way more about my situation than i do. I really appreciate their...
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    that is sad about your experience with dd but i...

    that is sad about your experience with dd but i had the same one thefirst time i gave blood for the surgery 2 dont worry to much though because the second time got better for me luckily. after my...
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    I had this surgery at 13 yrs of age in May and I...

    I had this surgery at 13 yrs of age in May and I couldnt be happier. I no that I am fused from just below my neck to just above my hips and I am happy to say that I will be one year post op on May...
  6. Thread: Shoulders!

    by Jennybear
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    o ur definatly not the only one lol. Before my...

    o ur definatly not the only one lol. Before my surgery my rib hump also made me feel like the hunchback of notre dame, however in my house we ruled out the use of the words hunch back lol But luckily...
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    WOW! I couldnt believe what I just read, my...

    WOW! I couldnt believe what I just read, my initial thought was also what a jerk lol. My father had an accident as well and he snapped his spinal cord, and is now in a wheelchair and has been for...
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    I no how she feels about getting bored, I almost...

    I no how she feels about getting bored, I almost died of boardum. I just watched movies and JOHN AND KATE PLUS 8! lol. Except I loved that show lol. The first week was very busy though because my...
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    WOW what stories, and rollercoasters. Ive been on...

    WOW what stories, and rollercoasters. Ive been on the kid side, and at 14 I was constantly being reminded of my limitations, and man o man was it frustrating. Reading all your posts has sent me for a...
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    My limitations were 10lbs and still are at about...

    My limitations were 10lbs and still are at about 10 months post op. Im sure ur doctor knows whats best for you, but i guess it doesnt hurt to be cautious, but everyone is different. I have been...
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    I remember when I was in the hospital all i wore...

    I remember when I was in the hospital all i wore was the gown, I was to weak and tired to care. She's just going to want to stay in bed the first little bit, T.V for me was all I liked to do :) On...
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    It is different for everyone and all cases are...

    It is different for everyone and all cases are different, but i asked at my previous appointment, and it was a let down, but i wasnt surprised lol. I have to wait for my year like many others, that...
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    I no it's a little late, but u r a mother, and...

    I no it's a little late, but u r a mother, and it's normal to worry, she will understand, if not now, eventually. I no my mother wont let me go skating even though the surgeon said i could if i was...
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    by Jennybear
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    I remember that i liked the shower chair, it was...

    I remember that i liked the shower chair, it was definately a comfort, u dont want to push her! I remember my mom told me to shower downstairs, which is just a shower, no tub, and i almost passed out...
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    I also experienced some tingling except mine...

    I also experienced some tingling except mine never went all the way to the front. also i got light headed and dissy, but it only happens if i havnt eaten anything for a while. I recieved a card from...
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    I had a cracking problem too, it sounded like it...

    I had a cracking problem too, it sounded like it normally would if you cracked your back, but i had no pain, it just creaped me out, but when I went for my 3 months post op appointment the surgeon...
  17. Thread: Surgery Soon

    by Jennybear
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    Hi AusMummy, All I can tell you is to always...

    Hi AusMummy,

    All I can tell you is to always remember why your daughter is having the surgery and remember that if she doesn't have it she could eventually get pain and in some cases not...
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    I haven't gotten back in the water yet but I can...

    I haven't gotten back in the water yet but I can at three months. Just light swimming though. I can't dive until the 1 year mark though but I've heard of people who could do the splits after this...
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    Hey Nikki, I had the surgery on May 21st and...

    Hey Nikki,

    I had the surgery on May 21st and to be honest I don't remember to much pain and I'm not in any now at 2 months post op. I was never in extreme pain but my thing was getting comfortable...
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    Hi I just had the surgery in May and it was very...

    Hi I just had the surgery in May and it was very successful. I had 3 curves but only 2 were fused. The curve that was the worst was 65 degrees and was reduced to 11 and the other curve that was fused...
  21. I had surgery on May 21st and I weighed 97 post...

    I had surgery on May 21st and I weighed 97 post op and I weigh 95 now.I have been eating alot lately(More than I ever did) :( I almost fainted twice as well after I got home and my surgeon told me...
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    I'm sure u'll be able to bend and stuff, at least...

    I'm sure u'll be able to bend and stuff, at least to an extent.
    I have heard of people who were able to do the splits and touch their toes after, so focus on getting better at first and then set a...
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    I got my surgery done in Alberta, Canada. Contact...

    I got my surgery done in Alberta, Canada. Contact sports are pretty much volleyball(My Fave!!!),Basketball, and Football if you were wondering.

    As far as running goes, i'll be able to next may...
  24. Hey, glad to hear she's doing good.I had the...

    Hey, glad to hear she's doing good.I had the surgery the same day I think, March 21st? I am off pain killers and have been for a long time so I hope she can kick them soon! I have been blessed with...
  25. I'm not a parent but it is a huge sigh of relief...

    I'm not a parent but it is a huge sigh of relief afterwards. i'm 14 and had my surgery about 7 weeks ago. It feels way better once it's overwith and you'll wonder why you were even worried.

    You...
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