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    6 level lumbar fusion
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    Ken21461 posted:
    Hi
    I Have been fight a bad back for 25+ years. I am fused at L5 S1 laminectomy @ 4 5 best doc I can find says I need to fuse the rest.
    That means I will be fused from L1 to S1.
    Has anyone had this done? If so how long ago? How are you now?
    I'm 55 and in a lot of pain, also having muscle weakness in my right leg.
    He wants to do a XLIF with hardware @ L1 L2 L3 L4 L5 all at the same time Keep in mind I am already fused @ L5 S1. The DOCs name is
    Steve Vanni in Miami Fla.
    Thanks for any input!
    Peace Ken
     
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    ladycharn responded:
    hi ken, wish you the best


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