Chronic Back, shoulder, and neck pain after decompression surgery
Hi and welcome to the Chiari forum.
I am glad to hear your syrinx is gone.....but wonder if they checked you for other related conditions....ICP, POTS, sleep apnea,tethered cord, ehlers-danlos...disk issues.....many can cause similar if not the same symptoms.
Did they check your complete spine for other syrinx's? Some Drs only look at the cervical spine for them, but they can form anywhere in the spine.
Deff have them check you for related conditions....
Another possibility is having a reaction to the patch used....do you know if you had a dura patch placed and what type it is?
Other possibilities are surgical in nature or they could be due to what you do on a daily basis...sometimes we try to do too much too soon and that can cause set backs and take us longer to feel relief. Read More At : ...