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Treatment and recovery time for injury to the radial nerve post accident - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hey doc
Doctor :   how can we help you
User :   i had an accident and the window glass cut my radial nerve, i guess it about 15 to 20 cm from the injured part to the wrist. My doctors are not giving me more information on the nerve growth or the next step in the treatment procedures. i wanted to know what are the chances of this growing back and how long itâ??ll take. What is the diet and is there any exercise that will help the growth of the nerve. there is no sensation in my thumb and index finger and iâ??ve found out that its common in this situation. Wanted to know how will we know if its growing in the right direction or if there is any growth.
Doctor :   sure we will assist you in this regard
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Doctor :   will you come back?
User :   not sure as of now
Doctor :   k this case needs attention and evaluation
Doctor :   so i may need another 10 20 min
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User :   answer the question doc.... u r wasting my time
Doctor :   is there any pain, tinglin sensation?
Doctor :   are u usin any medication?
Doctor :   if its complete break in nerve u may need surgey like nerve grafting..

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