Pseudomeningocele?

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BadBack2
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Date Joined Oct 2007
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   Posted 10/24/2007 11:08 PM (GMT -6)   
Hello all,
I just received my last MRI report and, amongst other things, have a small pseudomeningocele at the site of my laminectomy.  Anyone have any information on how they treat this?  I am due to see my doctor next week, but I am a bit anxious about it.  I am 12 months post 2 level fusion and still having pain.
 

L4-S1 Fusion, Oct. 2006
L4-S1: DDD & Herniated
Back pain since 1998


BadBack2
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   Posted 10/25/2007 2:27 PM (GMT -6)   

Gramps,

Thanks for the info.  I appreciate your posting.


L4-S1 Fusion, Oct. 2006
L4-S1: DDD & Herniated
Back pain since 1998


NinaNina
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   Posted 10/31/2007 12:28 PM (GMT -6)   
I have one - it was detected about 2 months after a double-laminectomy.  Three out of three neurosurgeosns all tell me the same thing.."Absolutely no surgery...we'll just watch it."  It has only grown a small amount in the past 2 years - doesn't hurt.  But mine is tangled up with nerves so the docs say that surgery is too dangerous.  I recently had a neuro-stimulator implanted to help with the excruitiating pain that I was left with after the surgery. 

BadBack2
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Date Joined Oct 2007
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   Posted 10/31/2007 1:38 PM (GMT -6)   

NinaNina,

Thanks for the information.  I go see my doc tomorrow about it.  I am Sorry to hear of your pain too.


L4-S1 Fusion, Oct. 2006
L4-S1: DDD & Herniated
Back pain since 1998

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