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Madera, CA
A 44-year-old female asked:

Why does my palm still feel bruised and swollen and my wrist hurts almost a year after surgery? i also have pain that travels down my thumb?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Thomas Trojian
Sports Medicine 29 years experience
Not all surgery work: If you have not seen the doctor that did the carpal tunnel surgery then go back. Rheumatoid arthritis could make surgery more complicated it depends. You may need repeat nerve test. Should see person who did carpal tunnel release.
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 25 years experience
Unclear: Unclear what kind if surgery you had. Nerve injury or intrapment can be a factor. See hand surgeon.

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