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hyper extended knee and stretched peroneal nerve to heal

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Talk 2 Ur treating-: -surgeon. it depends on how long U were in a cast or immobilized.to protect the repair. then PT is needed 2 regain ROM slowly so as not 2 stress the r ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Peroneal nerve: Follow up with the surgeon to monitor improvement and pain control. Eat healthy in general. Supplements are not proven to help. Do physical therapy as ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
20 years experience Pain Management
Nerve Tx or Knee 1st: Your orthopedic surgeon will most likely want your peroneal nerve treated first. They don't want any other medical issues clouding the high success o ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
May need surgical op: May need surgical therapy. This is a complex problem and requires special expertise. The diagnosis must be clear. There may also be causalgia compli ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leland Berkwits
37 years experience Pain Management
Nerve injury recover: Nerves consist of insulation called myelin and fibers which carry signals. If only the myelin has been damaged, usually function will return. If the ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Taddeo
26 years experience Podiatry
Exercise: And maybe a pair of custom made functional orthotics
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Talk to your doctor: about the use of this medication and adjustment of dosage if necessary.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends: Depending upon the extent of injury, this may take 6 weeks or longer to heal. Sometimes bracing, rest, activity modification, pt, or even surgery is n ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Vanderloop
13 years experience Podiatry
Footdrop: can have many different types of causes, symptoms and levels of injury. There is a chance of regeneration of in many of the nerve injuries. There ar ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
18 years experience Family Medicine
Varies: Everyone recovers from injuries at varying rates, this can be dependent on aging and predisposing factors/conditions. The best way to know that you c ... Read More

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