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Doc has recommended I have posterior cervical fusion of T1-C2. He said I would have full range of motion. Is that possible? Anyone experienced loss of ROM? Doesn't make sense to me. The bones are being fused!
Welcome 2Brussels we’re glad you’re here!
I am fused C4-C7, surgery was 2 years ago, I have almost full range of motion, the only thing I really notice is I am not able to turn my head fully to the left.
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Have you seen the Spinal Fusion Health Center on Spine-health? Spinal fusion surgery comes in many forms, and you’ll find a number of doctor-authored resources here, including Types of Spinal Fusion, Postoperative Care for Spinal Fusion Surgery, and tips to help Maximize the Ability to Heal After Spine Fusion Surgery. It’s a great resource for anyone considering spinal fusion. I hope you find it helpful.
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Thanks! I read all the proposed recommendations and they provided much info. Did you use an ortho or near?
I used an orthopedic spine specialist.