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Forum: General Discussions 26th October 2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Angry You will never believe this!

Soo I got my rods taken out last december and I have been noticing for a couple months now that it seems like I am losing my correction. I went to my surgeon and my curve is exactly what it was...
Forum: General Discussions 13th May 2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Talking I know what this pain is!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I went to a new pediatric pain management doctor and he figured out that it is nerve pain. I have severe neuropathy and that is why it is such a weird pain. Nerve pain is a type of pain that doesn't...
Forum: General Discussions 23rd April 2011, 08:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 846
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Unhappy I need help

I had my rods removed Dec. 9, 2010 and have no pain relief at all. My doctor thought my pain was because the rods were rubbing on my muscles... but why do I still have this pain? This pain is very...
Forum: General Discussions 6th March 2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 552
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
I am getting Electrical Muscle Stimulation Therapy?

I had an MRI and it says my muscles are EXTREMELY inflamed. My doctor wants me to have EMS. Has anyone had this? I wonder if it really works. He said it could be years before I am back to normal with...
Forum: General Discussions 13th February 2011, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,789
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Exclamation Can I go tanning?

I had my surgery Dec. 9th and I was just wondering if I can go tanning in a tanning bed. Do you think it will be okay for my scar. It is fully healed and everything.
Forum: General Discussions 9th February 2011, 01:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,015
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Angry I really need help. I am desperate. My back is still hurting me

Look, I had my hardware out 2 months ago and I am STILL having the same pain as I did with the hardware in. This deep, achy, stiff pain. I am not having the pinching pain anymore but that wasn't as...
Forum: General Discussions 10th January 2011, 02:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: Severe Upper Back pain

I just had my rods removed a couple weeks ago because I was in chronic pain all the time from them. My doctor said it was because I was thin and my muscles were rubbing against the rods.
Forum: General Discussions 30th December 2010, 04:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,582
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: What is actually done in surgery!?

Yeah, the rods usually stay in there for the rest of the persons life! But like madmclw said, "unless the rods start causing pain or damage" (that is what happened to me). I had 6 infections due to...
Forum: General Discussions 29th December 2010, 05:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,093
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: Pain after an op???

Wow! Really? I couldn't even believe how thirsty I was! And I had the worst sore throat of my life (literally) from that breathing tube.
Forum: General Discussions 24th December 2010, 10:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,093
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: Pain after an op???

See I'm not the best person to talk about this surgery with because my body rejected the hardware and had to go through HELL because of it. So my attitude towards it is very negative. But when you...
Forum: General Discussions 24th December 2010, 05:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,183
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Question Taking morphine and hydrocodone together?

Hi sorry I have been posting so much. But I was wondering if what I'm doing is okay. I take 2-3 7.5/200 vicoprofens (vicodin & ibuprofen) every 6 hours. I also take morphine 15mg. Is it okay to take...
Forum: General Discussions 24th December 2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 824
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: My hardware is removed, so why do I have to wear this stupid brace?

Yes I had all kinds of measurements to be fitted for it before my hardware was removed. It is just VERY big and bulky. Here is a pic of it.

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Forum: General Discussions 22nd December 2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 824
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Question My hardware is removed, so why do I have to wear this stupid brace?

My doctor wants me soooo badly to wear this brace. My lower spine did not fuse very well so he put bone on there. Is that why I need to wear it? All I know is that I can't wear this thing at school....
Forum: General Discussions 21st December 2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,453
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: Xray-what does it show?

Lol, I have S. kyphosis and when I got all 9 of my spine surgeries they all said (scoliosis surgery) haha even though I don't have scoliosis.
Forum: General Discussions 18th December 2010, 07:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 902
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Thumbs up Finally no more rods!!!

Well I FINALLY have no more rods!!! I was in the hospital for 5 days. And I just got home 3 days ago. It was pretty bad in the hospital which it has been the last couple times because of my tolerance...
Forum: General Discussions 12th December 2010, 11:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,336
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Thumbs down Re: Getting my hardware out tomorrow!

thanks everyone. i am still in the hospital and the pain i have is sooooooooooooooo bad. i thought getting them out would be easy!
Forum: General Discussions 8th December 2010, 07:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,336
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Talking Getting my hardware out tomorrow!

Omg finally I get to have these stupid things out tomorrow! I hope everything goes well. Right now I seriously feel like someone is stabbing my shoulder blade with a knife. This started yesterday...
Forum: General Discussions 1st December 2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,059
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: How do you know what levels are fused? I have a pic of my x-ray

Yeah that stupid rod sticking out is what caused ALLLL of my stupid infections. I got it snipped in January and there has been hell every since.
Forum: General Discussions 1st December 2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,059
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
How do you know what levels are fused? I have a pic of my x-ray

How you guys say "I'm fused from T1-S1" What do you think mine is? And what...
Forum: General Discussions 9th November 2010, 04:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Thumbs down I have been on narcotics for a year, and I am addicted.

I have a very addictive personality. I am addicted to cigarettes, foods, and drinks. I love my pain pills. I can't live without them. I hope it is different once my rods are taken out next month and...
Forum: General Discussions 27th October 2010, 03:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: I am scheduled for spinal surgery soon

Hi! I'm 17 and had the surgery last December. I am having MAJOR complications with it though so I have had 7 surgeries between December and now... having my 8th Thursday and my 9th Dec. 13 to remove...
Forum: General Discussions 27th October 2010, 03:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,052
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: This thing on my scar is looking MUCH different. Here is another picture.

Thanks guys :) I got it looked at today and I am getting surgery Thursday :( Kind of nervous because I haven't had a surgery in like 5 months lol. They wanted to take all of the hardware out now!!!...
Forum: General Discussions 25th October 2010, 02:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,052
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Exclamation This thing on my scar is looking MUCH different. Here is another picture.

http://i701.photobucket.com/albums/ww18/xorachhhhhxo/DSC00962.jpg

We took a trip to Michigan this weekend and it busted. I knew it would. It is like a big bubble. I looked online and I think it is...
Forum: General Discussions 18th October 2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,595
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: Why did I have this surgery? It screwed my life up so bad. (PICTURE)

My doctor doesn't want to stick a needle in it or do ANYTHING to it because since I am feeling okay he doesn't want to cause anything. Putting a needle in it creates an opening, which could cause...
Forum: General Discussions 16th October 2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,595
Posted By xorachhhhhxo
Re: Why did I have this surgery? It screwed my life up so bad. (PICTURE)

Thanks everyone for your support! I'm sorry if it sounds like I'm complaining, but I really just needed to vent. I went to the doctor and I forgot what he said that thing on my scar is. But it's like...
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