A 37-year-old male asked:
My femoral nerve was damaged during surgery. during physical therapy i tore my patella now i have shooting pain down my right leg starting at my knee
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Dr. Marc Tressleranswered
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
See your orthopod: If you tore your patellar tendon, this should be fixed, even if you have a femoral nerve palsy. See an orthopedic surgeon for evaluation and treatment sooner rather than later.
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