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When will the numbness of my foot stop after having knee surgery ?

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Dr. Prem Gupta
Neurology
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In brief: Depends

If a nerve has been severed and separated then it could be permanent.
If it was only compressed and the compression goes away e.G swelling, then it is likely to improve over next several weeks to months.

In brief: Depends

If a nerve has been severed and separated then it could be permanent.
If it was only compressed and the compression goes away e.G swelling, then it is likely to improve over next several weeks to months.
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