Hot flashes with hip replacement
betty61 posted:
I had my hip,replaces a year ago , I have the worst hot flashes ,surgery site is very sensitive to touch and always feels warm. My question is how can you tell if these hot flashes are from the new hip or could it be from menopause .i have them all night long all day long it is horrible .Any if ice would greatly appreciated.
atti_editor responded:
Hi betty61,

Here is some information on hot flashes and what you might do to manage them . It might be a good idea to speak with your doctor about your symptoms to try and determine their cause. He/she may have some insight on whether these flashes could be related to your hip replacement or menopause.

Best wishes,