Burning and numbing feeling after surgery

Jen - yenjen6242@yahoo.com

I had my tail bone removed on 18 October 2002 and it is not getting better.

Did anyone experience burning and numbing feeling after the surgery? If so, how long should I expect to feel better? If anyone can give me some ideas on how to get through this, feel free to email me please.

Thanks

Jen

Note from Jon Miles:

It took me 6 weeks after removal of my coccyx before I went back to work part-time, and it normally takes months to a year to recover from the surgery. With this operation, you have to sit on the scar, and the pain of that makes the recovery much slower than for other operations.

Updated 2002-12-08

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