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burning sensation in leg after surgery

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Swelling could be pushing on a nerve.
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Pain leg : Pain in leg following surgery raises suspicion of having clot in leg though this can be due to other reasons too. Please see your doctor as soon as po ... Read More
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends on if-: -the surgeon used a vaginal approach or trans abdominal. Retraction of nerves can cause injury by pressure, & usually clears in 6-16 weeks, depend ... Read More
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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Hardware Pain: I would recommend that you get in touch with the Orthopaedic Surgeon who performed the operation to stabilize your pelvis. There are many concerns aft ... Read More
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Pelvic fracture: You need to direct that question to the doctors who r caring for u who have access to your xrays , ct scans and 9 week treatment history
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Poss. Pinched Nerve: See your Ortho surgeon who fixed your pelvis for follow up
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Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
39 years experience General Surgery
The : The symptoms you are describing sound like superficial peroneal nerve neuropathy, which results from some type of damage to the peroneal nerve leading ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Neurosurgeon: I presume there was significant, unavoidable nerve tissue injury during the course of spinal surgery. Often slow but partial improvement over many mo ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Pseudoaneurysm: I doubt a connection between the pseudoaneurysm procedure and a problem with either a muscle,artery,bone,nerve or vein in the calf of that side. Never ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Can be: The nerve endings were injured or disturbed during surgery and sensations like those can go on for months. This isn't serious as long as there is no r ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Arthroscopy: The physician who ordered ct scan will refer you to orthopedic surgeon who may decide to do arthroscopy or treat you conservatively.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
9 years experience Podiatry
Surgeon follow up: Even with the great advances in medicine, there is still no such thing as a risk free surgery. Every surgery runs the risk of developing complication ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
I would call : Your surgeon and discuss......although 12 hours away that is not the issue....call him....
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