U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Costa Mesa, CA
A 29-year-old female asked about a 58-year-old female:

Car accident mom burst fracture @t12 and other fractures, had surgery with metal, anterior cord syndrome, but her ankle since in rehab feels backwards?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Steven Simon
A Verified Doctoranswered
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 40 years experience
Abnormal sensation: This type,of,problem after incomplete spinal,cord injury is not uncommon, PMR docs specialize in this area and will,provide an assessment of power in the ankle and sensation testing, or nerve testing with EMG. Once diagnosis is determined, treatment can start
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jun 22, 2016

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.