A 65-year-old female asked:
i developed atrophy after i had wrist surgery is this normal?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman answered
37 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Atrophy is extremely common after surgery and in cast. Muscle takes time to get back to where it was. Get physical therapy.
Answered on May 8, 2013
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