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Is a leg or arm amputation common in our returning vets?
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Dr. Steven Sheskier
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Amputation is performed for injuries that reconstruction of the limb due to massive tissue damage, non repairable vascular or nerve injury and uncontrolled life treatening infections.
All of which occur in war time form gunshots and bomb blasts. Pray for peace!

In brief: Yes
Amputation is performed for injuries that reconstruction of the limb due to massive tissue damage, non repairable vascular or nerve injury and uncontrolled life treatening infections.
All of which occur in war time form gunshots and bomb blasts. Pray for peace!
Dr. Steven Sheskier
Dr. Steven Sheskier
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: Yes
War is a cause of traumatic amputations.

In brief: Yes
War is a cause of traumatic amputations.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
In brief: No
Not that i know.

In brief: No
Not that i know.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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