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Research your spinal implants before agreeing to a fusion - California_Help - 08-28-2019

If peek cages/spacers have a failure rate 5 times that of using your own bone or cadaver bone in cervical fusions then why in the heck are surgeons using them? It usually has to do with money. Not all fusion procedures are the same and not all implants are the same. Patients should research what is being placed into their body before having any surgery.


https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-10-pseudarthrosis-single-level-acdf-peek-interbody.html?fbclid=IwAR3qsDWvaVhd0J1nTQDPufNtA8DFDmb8rBBMi6QQeM9Yu1rPRpH4PfKuEvk


RE: Research your spinal implants before agreeing to a fusion - Flipping fran - 08-29-2019

California help, thanks for sharing this , this is the procedure I declined and of course the insurance company denied it also .
Thanks Again