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Disc, emergency surgery due to footdrop, will I get better?
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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree
In brief: Hopefully
By having surgery and removing the compression on the nerve involved, the foot drop should resolve.
This may take weeks, or months. However, there is risk that the nerve/foot drop does not recover.

In brief: Hopefully
By having surgery and removing the compression on the nerve involved, the foot drop should resolve.
This may take weeks, or months. However, there is risk that the nerve/foot drop does not recover.
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