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Posted by: Carl van Aswegen | 2010/01/21

Why after 2 operations do I still experience pins and needles?

I have had 2 operations  spinal fusion of lower back L3,4 &  5 and a disc replaced in my neck, why do I still get pins and needles in my hands?

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There is probably still a great deal of latent sensitivity - this often takes time to heal completely. Talk to the neurosurgeon about it if you still experience a great deal of discomfort.

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