It was reported that a patient received a c5-c6 and c6-c7 bi-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with cortical ring allografts and a cervical plate system.
It was reported that approximately 35 months postoperatively, the patient complained of neck pain.
Treatment included skelaxin 800mg.
Approximately 38 months postoperatively, the patient had a ct scan which showed pseudoarthrosis at c5-c6.
Treatment included skelaxin, ibuprofen, celebrex, tylenol and flexeril.
Approximately 39 months postoperatively, a thin ct was ordered.
Approximately 44 months postoperatively, the patient had a c5-c6 posterior fusion and posterolateral mass screws, rods, and bmp.
Additional treatment included norco 10 quantity 60 and a medrol dose pak.
No further patient complications were reported.