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Why does everyone who has an amputation not get an artificial limb?

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Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Surgery - Vascular
3 doctors agree

In brief: Early or non healing

It could be early after the amputation or there is a problem with stump healing, infection , not fitting.
Sometimes very weak patients also can't get an artificial leg

In brief: Early or non healing

It could be early after the amputation or there is a problem with stump healing, infection , not fitting.
Sometimes very weak patients also can't get an artificial leg
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: Many possibilities

1. Patients with an open surgical stump 2.
Patients who are unable to ambulate due to severe ballance impairment. 3. Severely weak patients who would not be able to walk.

In brief: Many possibilities

1. Patients with an open surgical stump 2.
Patients who are unable to ambulate due to severe ballance impairment. 3. Severely weak patients who would not be able to walk.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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