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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
It depends.: It depends on your condition that you get operated for, how extensive it was/is, and what operation you got. For example, carpal tunnel syndrome can ... Read More
Dr. Mark Einbecker
36 years experience Hand Surgery
Don't know: What kind of surgery?

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
MOST COMMON ARE: Pain and infection.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
45 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Often if the ifection is superficial just antibiotics alone can take care of it. If it is deep infecion you may need oeration and cleaning out and som ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It is possible to do: It without the surgery , if it is mild case, use night splint medication and avoid repetitive movement and if not getting better steroid injection..
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Raven
24 years experience Hand Surgery
Depends: That all depends on the problem you had surgery for, the type of surgery you had and how well you are recovering. It is best to ask your surgeon.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Missing data: You failed to mention whether this was done under a regional block anesthesia or a general. That said, the best people to ask are the ones doing the a ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Exercise: To exercise your wrist use a Nerf ball or a all that is squeezable and flex the ball 25-50 times ,2-3 times daily to loosen up the stiffness in your w ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Consult with : A hand specialty surgeon.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
45 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
You do not need: Simple sprain of wrist usually heals with out any long term problems if one takes care of it with rest and immobilzation. Now if you develop chronic i ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eon Shin
Dr. Eon Shin answered
20 years experience Hand Surgery
2-3 months: Exercises can be started several days or several weeks after surgery. For the most part, the wrist becomes functional at 2-3 months following surgery. ... Read More
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