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Old 29th June 2014, 06:17 AM
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Default Operation yesterday!

Ryan recovering on the Hdu department, wow did not know what an amazing strong lad I have. Been a tough day, but the amazing Mr Gibson says it went well. He has been fused T3 to L1 be in touch soon.
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Old 29th June 2014, 11:56 AM
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Great to hear that it all went well hope he continues to have a good recovery, look forward to hearing from you agian
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Diagnosed at 14 in '08 with Neuromuscular Kyposcoliosis (due to my Neurofibromatosis Type 1) in the Thoraco-lumber region (T-65* L60*).
Halo traction for a week then I had surgery 08/05/14, fused C5-T12 correcting curves by about half! By the wonderful and amazing, Mr Bernard. And then an Anterior Iliac Strut graft in my neck/ chest on the 05/06/14
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Old 29th June 2014, 12:57 PM
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Back on the ward now and back on his laptop, physio have been at 10am and got him standing up in less than 24hrs. I can't believe it! Ryan in good spirits
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Old 29th June 2014, 04:15 PM
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WOW! Thats great to hear
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Diagnosed at 14 in '08 with Neuromuscular Kyposcoliosis (due to my Neurofibromatosis Type 1) in the Thoraco-lumber region (T-65* L60*).
Halo traction for a week then I had surgery 08/05/14, fused C5-T12 correcting curves by about half! By the wonderful and amazing, Mr Bernard. And then an Anterior Iliac Strut graft in my neck/ chest on the 05/06/14
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Old 29th June 2014, 04:58 PM
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Default Re: Operation yesterday!

Great news, well done Ryan!!
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37 years old, diagnosed with infantile idiopathic scoliosis at 6 months old with curves of 62(T) and 40(L) degrees. Casting and Milwaukee braces until surgery at 10 - ant release/pos fusion T1-T12, halo traction. Post op cast and then TLSO. Further surgery at 18 (ant release/pos fusion extended to L3 to include lumbar curve, costoplasty) and 25 (another costoplasty). Fusion extended to L4 at 33 (XLIF with 4 pedicle screws and two short rods). Pre-op curves: 76(T) and 70(L). Post-op curves: 45(T) and 35(L). Diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome aged 34; scoliosis almost certainly due to this rather than being idiopathic.
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Old 30th June 2014, 09:43 AM
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Oh what fantastic news!! So chuffed for Ryan
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Old 30th June 2014, 03:12 PM
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that's great news.
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Old 1st July 2014, 02:53 AM
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Amazing news!! God Bless, in my prayers tonight!!
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Old 1st July 2014, 07:33 AM
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Wow! Clearly no keeping him down may it all continue xX
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Old 3rd July 2014, 05:09 PM
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After progressing relly well, and suffering with the runs, had afew set backs of pain. Really bad today. They wanted us to go home, but am so worried how we will handle pain at home. Now staying another night.
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Old 3rd July 2014, 11:43 PM
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Oh dear, hope you feel better tomorrow
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