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An_252796 posted:
Dear All,
My wife 31 yrs old undergone TLIF at L5&S1 on 09/07/213,after surgery she was stable for 3 days with medication include Antibiotics Amoxycillin and Clavunate ,but after 5 days fluid ooze out from wound Drs take another surgery yesterday and wash out the pus and fluids and started Linezolid and Amycacine.she was feel heavy pain without tolerance feel pathetic ,Doctor say about the possibility for Allergy to Titanium screws used and she was also have allergy for Cephelosporines .

Kindly give an expert opinions
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bj1208 responded:
hi and welcome to the support group -

Unfortunately we no longer have expert physicians on board for assistance. the support group is lay people who suffer from chronic pains.

I would suggest, if your wife is home (not sure if another physician would come to hospital) but seeking a 2nd opinion from either Orthopedic Spine Specialist or Neurosurgeon Spine Specialist - obtain all medical records especially hospital notes of surgery etc. and take to another surgeon to see what they suggest.

I hope and pray your wife gets better soon. keep us posted~~
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