Foot drop post knee replacement
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bugslinger posted:
I had Bi-lateral knee replacements done Aug. 24th. I awakened to a foot drop of my right foot. It moves down, and sideways but I cannot lift it. It is also the cause of terrible nerve pain and areas of tingling and numbness. Has anyone else experienced this? How did they treat the pain and did it go away. My Dr. Is saying it most likely will in a few months.
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Caprice_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi Bugslinger,

While you're waiting for responses here, I encourage you to post on our Knee & Hip Replacement community .
We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. ~Joseph Campbell
 
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RXBERT1938 responded:
HHAD REPLACEMENT ON RIGHT KNEE IN 2008. STILL SSUFFER FROM FOOT DROP. DID THEY SAY WHAT CCAUSE YOURS