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I had a peroneal nerve repair. and a broken fibular head just under 5inch low from knee now I can't bend my knees what is the solution??

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Talk 2 Ur treating-

-surgeon. it depends on how long U were in a cast or immobilized.
to protect the repair. then PT is needed 2 regain ROM slowly so as not 2 stress the repair. then more aggressive PT at about the 6th-7th week. all should B ordered by Ur surgeon.

In brief: Talk 2 Ur treating-

-surgeon. it depends on how long U were in a cast or immobilized.
to protect the repair. then PT is needed 2 regain ROM slowly so as not 2 stress the repair. then more aggressive PT at about the 6th-7th week. all should B ordered by Ur surgeon.
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