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After Surgery Foot Leg Pain Remain
Swelling: You don't mention what surgery , but i will infer hip or knee based on the question including reference to the leg. Edema is normal after surgery and will travel distally toward the foot with gravity and following fascial planes. However , some help with edema is appropriate such as compression dressings or stockings . Seek the advice of your surgeon for more specifics. Good luck ! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have bow legs and heard you can get surgery to fix this. I am 26 and only 5 foot 4 inches and heard that the surgery makes you shorter is this true?
Probably not.: You can be born with bowed legs (genu barnum) or develop them secondary to medial (inner knee) joint arthritis. Generally surgery involves removal of a wedge of bone which would shorten the bone, but the once the correction of the angular deformity is done, it more than compensates for this. Imagine the letter "l" as your leg. If you straighten it out, you'll make it longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible to develop eczema at age 30 with no prev hx of skin problems?Could major surgery cause eczema to develop?Lesions hurt,not itch,leg/foot
Poss. DVT: Tell your MD and request u/s lower extremities and d-dimer ...Read more
I just had bunion surgery this morning and they gave me an ankle nerve block. Is it Normal for my foot and bottom of the leg to feel hot? I
What type of dr might help with recurring compartment syndrome of leg & foot after multiple fasciotomies had failed? All sutured closed during surgery
Orthopedic surgeon: Orthopedic surgeon.Get a more detailed answer ›
Had severe leg/foot cramping. Shots given, left foot. Dev hammertoe! dr rec surgery. 3mo. Later, dr refuses surgery &rt foot dev hmrtoe! what can I do?
See another doctor: See another doctor, preferably an md trained in foot and ankle. Sounds like you saw a podiatrist. ...Read more
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