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Scaphoid surgery November21/14 with bone graft, one of the screws is pushing hard against skin and causing pain, can it be removed sooner?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology

In brief: Probably

Why go on line with this? Call your hand surgeon soon.

In brief: Probably

Why go on line with this? Call your hand surgeon soon.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine

In brief: Possible

You need to let your surgeon know about this problem. The screw may be able to be removed.
It should not be causing worsening of pain. He or she should be notified.

In brief: Possible

You need to let your surgeon know about this problem. The screw may be able to be removed.
It should not be causing worsening of pain. He or she should be notified.
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
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In brief: Only your doctor

can answer after reviewing your recent X ray films.
ca;ll for a follow up appointment.

In brief: Only your doctor

can answer after reviewing your recent X ray films.
ca;ll for a follow up appointment.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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