I had cervical disk removed/fusion in1996. Relief lasted a few(?) years and then returned and returned........after injections/nerve burnings/ epiderals(sic).
Relief lasts about two years. MD says nerves rejuvenate and creat the problem over and over.
I exist on 4 / 5 7.5 vicodin a day + depression meds etc.
Am scheduled for another round of injections on the 13th. This will be the 9TH time. !!
Apparently this will be my life until I die. At least I CAN get some relief, if only temporary.
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0 Replies |Watch This Discussion | Report This| Share this:back and neck painI had cervical disk removed/fusion in1996. Relief lasted a few(?) years<br />and then returned and returned........after injections/nerve burnings/<br />epiderals(sic).<br /> <br />Relief lasts about two years. MD says nerves rejuvenate and creat<br />the problem over and over.<br /> <br />I exist on 4 / 5 7.5 vicodin a day + depression meds etc.<br /> <br />Am scheduled for another round of injections on the 13th. This will be<br />the 9TH time. !!<br /> <br />Apparently this will be my life until I die. At least I CAN get some<br />relief, if only temporary.
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