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How great is the risk for nerve pain/damage with major abdominal surgery ?

How great is the risk for nerve pain/damage with major abdominal surgery ?

Nerve damage: Nerve damage risk depends on location of surgery, preop risks (i.e. Previous surgery, weight of patient, h/o diabetes?) and surgical skill. Where is the surgery planned and with whom?
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Dr. Susumu Inoue
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A hereditary disorder of clotting factors in the blood, ...Read more


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What to do along with Factor VIII for severe hemarthrosis along with large joint effusion of knee in patient with Hemophilia A?

What to do along with Factor VIII for severe hemarthrosis along with large joint effusion of knee in patient with Hemophilia A?

Xfusion with factor-: -Vlll, then aspiration of the joint. Chronic hemarthrosis destroys the articular cartilages. It consumes O2, & does not allow it 2 B nourished. Cartilages only O2 comes from the joint fluid, but it's not available since the inflammatory reaction 2 the blood consumes it ...Read more

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an Allograft acL reconstruction what ares the risk of getting Hepatitis and HIV and what precautions do surgeons do after this surgery e.g medication?

 an Allograft acL reconstruction what ares the risk of getting Hepatitis and HIV and what precautions do surgeons do after this surgery e.g medication?

Before surgery: The tissue used to repair ACL is preserved before use. The donor is tested for HIV, hepatitis and other communicable agents and the tissue is not used if the tests are positive. Treatment for these infections in not given after using the tissue due to the vanishingly small risk. ...Read more

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What are the nutritional needs for general surgery patients and after gastrointestinal surgery?

What are the nutritional needs for general surgery patients and after gastrointestinal surgery?

Protein,vit&minerals: Surgery is a significant stress on the body and recovering from surgery requires the body to have adequate protein, vitamins, minerals and essential oils. It is best to have good body stores prior to surgery.After surgery particular nutrients may speed recovery.I advise a well-rounded high-quality multivit./mineral supplement with additional vit. C (2000 mg 2x/day) & zinc (30-50mg/day) see comment:. ...Read more

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Having laser surgery to repair lattice degeneration. What is the recovery time and or limitations afterwards?

Having laser surgery to repair lattice degeneration.  What is the recovery time and or limitations afterwards?

Minimal: In-office laser treatment generally does not require much recovery or limitations. Always check with your surgeon about his/her specific requests for your well-being, such as heavy lifting, or use of any eyedrops. ...Read more

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What can be done for renal problems after aortic valve replacement and bypass surgery?

What can be done for renal problems after aortic valve replacement and bypass surgery?

Problems: there are problems and there are problems, it depends on what the 'problem' is. When the problem is bad enough, we can do dialysis. When the problem is treatable by less extensive means, we can do lesser things. You have to know what's wrong. ...Read more

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What is the aftercare for nasal septal perferation surgery with plastic splints?

What is the aftercare for nasal  septal perferation  surgery  with plastic splints?

Care post nasal sc: Often nose is packed for several days then one keep head elevated moist sprays to nose avoid blowing nose too hard and should heal quickly. ...Read more

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When is surgery the appropriate therapy for people with bone complications?

When is surgery the appropriate therapy for people with bone complications?

Ask the surgeon: The timing of any surgery is up to the operating surgeon, primary care physcian; and the patient. ...Read more

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Shoulder surgery where can I have the ream and run hemiarthroplasty procedure done?

Shoulder Specialist: The difficulty with reading about a procedure is that there is no way to know whether this is the correct option for you personally. Also, the results of any procedure are almost entirely dependent on the skill level and experience of the surgeon doing the procedure so find a surgeon with great experience doing all types of shoulder replacements: http://theshouldercenter.Com/shoulder-replacement. ...Read more

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What advanced in dupetryens contracture hand surgery? If patient had surgery twice with recurrence of the cord what options are out there?

What advanced in dupetryens contracture hand surgery?
If patient had surgery twice with recurrence of the cord what options are out there?

Dupuytrens disease: If recurrent can be resected again, but care must be taken to make sure that the scar is not the culprit as well as recurrent disease. that the patient followed the appropriate post operative protocol and that nn compliance was not a reason for failure. The time frame for recurrence is vital to understand as well as if arthritis is present. see below in comments and ill finish ...Read more

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What's the recovery period from ACL reconstruction surgery? What are the tradeoffs in getting that surgery vs living with torn acl?

What's the recovery period from ACL reconstruction surgery?  What are the tradeoffs in getting that surgery vs living with torn acl?

6 months.: Our protocol calls for 6 months of physical therapy, after surgery, before being released to all sports. At your age, if you live with a torn ACL, you're running the risk of your knee "giving out" on you, then causing more damage within the knee. ...Read more

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Is ankle pain and bruising after ACL reconstructive surgery normal?

Is ankle pain and bruising after ACL reconstructive surgery normal?

Can be: Bleeding will go down the leg and cause bruising sometime to the foot. Swelling can cause ankle pain also. If you are very swollen see your surgeon to exclude a DVT blood clot. ...Read more

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Need tips on recovery after mohs surgery and nose reconstruction?

Need tips on recovery after mohs surgery and nose reconstruction?

Depends : On the amount of tissue needed to get clean margins, but on average a pretty smooth recovery with easily controlled pain. Many times can be done with local anesthesia so talk to your doctor about their surgical plan and expectations. ...Read more

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Is it advisable for a diabetic person to undergo cataract surgery and the risk of surgery?

Is it advisable for a diabetic person to undergo cataract surgery and the risk of surgery?

Possibly.: If there is no associated diabetic retinopathy, signs of bleeding or leaking in the retinal layer, then proceeding with cataract surgery is advisable. Our research showed that cataract surgery in patients with diabetic retinopathy were at higher risk for retinal swelling(macular edema) and progression of their retinopathy. Get checked/treated for retinopathy before cataract surgery. ...Read more

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Contemplating surgery for bow legs (genu varum). What are the risks involved with this?

Contemplating surgery for bow legs (genu varum). What are the risks involved with this?

Talk to your doctor: Your surgeon should have a discussion of risks with you. Your individual risk will be influenced by the severity of your condition and overall health. Risks include nerve and blood vessel injury, compartment syndrome, infection, bleeding, wound problems, failure of bones to heal, implant failure, residual deformity, new or continued pain, and the risks associated with anesthesia. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from plastic surgery? For a nose job, and jaw reduction? Are there risk factors?

How long does it take to recover from plastic surgery?  For a nose job,  and jaw reduction?  Are there risk factors?

Recovery: Any plastic surgery recovery can be as long as one year and this is particularly true for a nose job or rhinoplasty. The swelling can last for twelve months. There are risk factors. If you are not a healthy person, you should not be considering elective cosmetic surgery. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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What risk factors are there for a diabetic patient and oral surgery?

What risk factors are there for a diabetic patient and oral surgery?

Infection & healing: First know that patients with diabetes can successfully undergo routine dentoalveolar surgery without complication with the right precautions. Secondly risk factors will depend on the severity of your diabetes and ability to keep it controlled. Your surgeon may ask you about blood glucose levels or recent blood work to check your hba1c level. For controlled cases, this is not usually needed though. ...Read more

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Consequences of not getting ACL surgery to fix and previous injury?

Consequences of not getting ACL surgery to fix and previous injury?

Reinjury.: If you choose to live with a torn ACL,you are putting your knee at risk for "giving out", which can cause more permanent damage to the knee, such as loss of cartilage, which could lead to arthritis. ...Read more

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Ankle ligament surgery recovery. How many weeks of pt is needed afterwards?

Ankle ligament surgery recovery.  How many weeks of pt is needed afterwards?

Depends on type: The recovery depends on the kind of ligament surgery you had. In general the first month after you are in a boot or cast to allow healing to occur. You will progress to a brace, your dr. May start out with simple home exercises first. Formal physical therapy is typically 1-3 months depending on the progress. Full recovery takes 6-12 months. Don't forget to ice and elevate! ...Read more