Cervical adjacent segment disease: Risks and complications following cervical fusion

Ross A. Hauser, MD. Article Outline Understanding Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion surgery, risks and complications following surgery. Understanding the risk factors for cervical adjacent segment disease. I am taking more painkillers now than I did before the ACDF surgery. My sinus headaches and posture problems after fusion. My ACDF was successful except for my new problems. “Delayed and progressively worsening neurological problems following multi-segmental cervical spinal fusion.” What is the evidence a patient has Atlantoaxial Instability? A past C2-C3 Fusion causing problems at C3-C7. Researchers suggest that cervical fusion DOES NOT CAUSE adjacent segment disease. Researchers suggest that cervical … Continue reading Cervical adjacent segment disease: Risks and complications following cervical fusion