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I have footdrop in my left leg what can I do on my own to help it heal?

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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Why

Why do you have footdrop? Injury, trauma, after surgery, spontaneous? Treatment and expectations would depend on the etiology of the foot drop.
We often brace a foot drop to prevent tendon/muscle contractures.

In brief: Why

Why do you have footdrop? Injury, trauma, after surgery, spontaneous? Treatment and expectations would depend on the etiology of the foot drop.
We often brace a foot drop to prevent tendon/muscle contractures.
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