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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Schwartz
32 years experience Vascular Surgery
Sometimes: You should definitely do some physical therapy. Sometimes the nerve discomfort may take some time to resolve. In rare cases it may persist.

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience Cardiology
Piece of cake --: it will be ok -- if your doctor told you you needed the surgery then get it done and you will find relief of symptoms pain and numbness of your upper ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Choi
21 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It usually involves first and/or cervical rib resection. What makes the surgery major at this point is extent of nerve or vascular compression that p ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Good but: usually surgery is the last thing you want to do for thoracic outlet syndrome because it is simple surgery but it could end up with an open chest and ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes pretty good.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Surgeon: The surgeon who performed your surgery is best qualified to answer your question about when strenuous activity could be resumed and,just as important, ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
It varied: it really varied if you still having problem discuss it with your surgeon they can tell you what to expect most people do well and there is no reason ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Schuller
44 years experience Family Medicine
One at a time: Don, t be in such a hurry. How would you eat with bilateral slings. The same for getting dressed. Let one he.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Fietsam
34 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Physical therapy: Slowly increasing your movements, your range of motion , and slowly increase your strength training.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
I have referred: your question to Thoracic surgery.
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