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Cedar Rapids, IA
A 46-year-old female asked:

Daughter, 25, just had a procedure yesterday to burst a kidney stone. they put her to sleep went up in. today left elbow swollen & hot no pain?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 51 years experience
Let me explain: If she have no problems in the elbow before most likely some pressure from positioning during the procedure she have most likely will subside. The second reason she could have problems in the elbow and know she recurrence of it. Did she have gout?. If so should be treat it.
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