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Hip surgery in a cerebral palsy child - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help u?
User :   My son had surgery on 11/25 and has had congestion ever since. Very rattley, coughing, been on albuteral and steroids for a week now. Still no voice. He has
Doctor :  
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what surgery?
User :   Boy age 13 with Cereral Palsey had hip surgery on 11/25. Has been very congested ever since. Been giving Albuteral inhaler and steroids and is not getting better. Biggest concern, doesn't have his voice back yet. Could something have happened during the anthesia that could have harmed his vocal cords?
User :   he had dislocated right hip surgery
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did u consult the doctor who has done surgery?

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