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How Did VNS Surgery Go For Everyone That Had It? I`m Getting It On The 18th And I`m Kinda Scared.

How Did VNS Surgery Go For Everyone That Had It? I`m Getting It On The 18th And I`m Kinda Scared.

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I do a LOT of research and am trying medical marijuana next month. I, personally, would never try VNS. I'd research and try Visualase MRI guided laser surgery first.

edited, originally posted over 4 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

The surgery is piece of cake! Trust the surgeon and you have nothing to worry about. It's a basic surgery. They put you under and then you wake up in a bed. The rep will be around keeping you calm and the surgeon will check on you.

You stay in the hospital over night and it really just depends on your pain threshold. I thought the pain was minimal. Took pain meds for one day.

It'll leave a few minor scars. Whether or not it works? I mean nothing is 100%. Hopefully it'll work.

posted over 4 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

No problems for me. Went smoothly.

posted about 4 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

Hope you’re ok.

posted over 4 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

It really helps

posted over 4 years ago
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