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    I'm a walking quad. It has gotten harder though....

    I'm a walking quad. It has gotten harder though. I have used a scooter outside of house for years. I have had an electic wheelchiar since 2007 for inside house, after my 3 hip surgery. Just...
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    Poll: I would talk to your DR. Insurance may not pay...

    I would talk to your DR. Insurance may not pay for a wheelchair if they feel (the DR) says you won't need one. Of course that may be good news if the DR says that. If you feel you need one now to...
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    Poll: I think you are doing great being 5 months post...

    I think you are doing great being 5 months post op. In my case I kept getting return and stronger over a 2 year period. I had to use knee cages, leg braces at first also. Actually get stronger over...
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    I have been reading threads and I am experiencing...

    I have been reading threads and I am experiencing what many are as far as loss of mobility. Over last 5 years I have gone from independant walking to a cane now a walker (along with a scooter and...
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    Walking Quad -- Work

    I'm a walking quad who stopped working in 1996 due to pain and spasticity. I was injured in 1980. Did not work until 1983 due to injury (was on disability both SS and private). Worked 1983-1996 -...
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    Poll: [QUOTE=Millard;1317192]Hi Joel, I was walking...

    [QUOTE=Millard;1317192]Hi Joel,

    I was walking for 37 years after my injury. I fell and broke my left tibia and fibula, two years later I broke my right foot (twice) and in 2004 (age 57) I fell...
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    Poll: Walking quad mobility issues

    For those walking quads who are losing there mobility, what has the Dr given as to why?

    When did the regression start (how many years walking and then at what point did mobility start getting...
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    Poll: What about post tramatic syringomylia. I don't...

    What about post tramatic syringomylia. I don't see it mentioned much here?
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    Poll: Walking quad

    Im a C5-6 incomplete. Injury 11/1980. Have quadrapareses (sp?) Over the past few years have been losing ability to walk. Started using a cane, then walker, now use wheelchair/scooter for anything...
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    Baclofen Pump and Mobility

    I am a c5-6 incomplete with postraumatic SM. I have so mne spasticity which hinders mobility, I think. I had the trial spinal infusuin with moixed results. Anyone else have similer?
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