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When do stitches heal after cubital tunnel surgery

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Suggest treatment for cubital tunnel syndrome

Hi Thanks for looking at my question. It concerns cubital tunnel syndrome (‘CTS’) which I have ... sometimes ‘tingling’, though not painful). The hand- numbness quickly departs when I straighten my arms ...
 

What causes painful lumps under the arms after cubital tunnel surgery?

I had cubital tunnel surgery on my left elbow on Sept 8. I noticed this morning painful lumps under my left arm that seem to be growing. Is this a result of the surgery? I noticed the discomfort under ...
 

What is the cause and treatment for cubital tunnel syndrome?

I have bilateral tingling in my pinky and ring finger but goes away when I shake them. This has been going on 2 weeks.. When I bend my right arm I get the tingling in those fingers again. I have ...
 

Had surgery for gall bladder removal. Stitched uneven. Feels pain. Could this cause problem?

. During the surgery he had to be cut from his belly button all the way up his chest. When they stitched ...I have a friend who had his gallbladder removed about 3 Weeks ago. A few days after that I rushed ...
 

What causes pain in the stitch site after a bypass surgery?

that she feels below the neck, on the starting region of her Stitches. Occurs frequently when she is moving ...My mom had a bypass surgery . her bp and heartrate are all fine. but there is an issue with her ...
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How severe cubital tunnel syndrome

just wondering how severe cubital tunnel syndrome has to be for the doctor to suggest surgery. he ... to see him the week after. ...
 

What causes legs tremor and weakness after cubital tunnel release surgery?

I had surgery today. I had left Cubital tunnel release. After I woke from the anesthesia both of my ... when I get up to walk around. They feel so weak and shake with every step that I fear to fall. Any idea ...
 

Pain on the affected spot, swelling in forearm, tingling after cubital tuneel release surgery. Will magnetic elbow support therapy help?

hi about a year ago i fell and hit the back of my elbow on piece of steel it was only early this year the doc found out that i had damage the nerve and did a left cubital tunnel release surgery ...
 

Carpel tunnel, surgery done, stitches present, pain on pressing. Okay to trim stitches?

HI DR., I have 5 stitches in my left hand from Carpal tunnel release surgery 8 days ago. It is healing very well and I have gotten back much of the feeling I lost, doing exercises but the stitches ...
 

Cubital tunnel release on left elbow,carpal tunnel on same arm,severe burning down arms,nerve damaged,second surgery on ulnar nerve.Treatment?

Hi I had cubital tunnel release on left elbow twice and carpal tunnel release all on the same arm. The second surgery on the ulnar nerve was to move the entire nerve after being encased in scar tissue ...
 

Having lump at back of neck. Vomiting due to headaches. Have type 2 separation of acioclavical. Do I need cubital tunnel surgery?

Yes I was told I needed cubital tunnel surgery a year ago. 9 months ago told had type 2 seperation of acioclavical and now have lump in back of neck 3 months. I can t afford surgery. When given estimate a year ago ...
 

When does episiotomy stitches heal?

Hi I was wondering how long does it take the stitches to go away after having a baby. I had to have ... days old now. I used a mirror to check to see if I saw the stitches I didn t see any but it looks like ...
 

Will the lip stitches area lump heal by itself?

bump where I got the stitches, will this heal up and go back to normal, or do I need another surgery ... under my bottom lip. I received 21 stitches and they remained in for a week, I received both removable ...
 

Suggest treatment for itchiness by the stitches after surgery

Hi, I had surgery on my knee 4 days ago, I now have 3 cuts all with stiches in, which are covered by dressing plasters... They are very itchy and feel tight, I know that s normal in the healing process, but I ...
 

Suggest treatment for infection after missed stitches

I have a wound that is not healing. It was originally a missed stitch. I t is now larger and red in appearance when washed. I placed Neosporin on it and after awhile it seems to have a jelly like appearance. I ...
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At night when i sleep ny arms and hands get numb to the point that it wakes me up what could cause this?
This could be carpal or cubital tunnel syndrome which is compression of the median nerve at the wrist in the carpal tunnel or the ulna nerve in the cubital tunnel at the back of the elbow. If the thumb side of your hand is effected it is carpal tunnel syndrome, the pinky side cubital. Splints on your wrists or elbows at night can help. Physio can be of benefit and steroid injections. Surgery also.
 
Hyperintensity noted in ulnar nerve within CUBITAL TUNNEL WITH ADJACENT SOFT TISSUE EDEMA POSSIBILITY OF CUBITAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
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Hello dr How to slow elbow problem
Cubital tunnel syndrome is the restriction in the elbow region producing pain and difficult movements. The treatment would be to remove any restrictions by medications or surgery. Visit an Orthopedician for evaluation and treatment.
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