Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
200 Doctors are Online

Broken arm, smashed humeral head, burning sensation, sore thumb. Treatment?

Hey my name is XXXXX I broke my arm in 5 places an have a fixed bar an screws I also smashed my humeral head in 20 pieces i have plates an screws7 years ago about 6weeks ago I came out the shower an was flat on my back ever since ivy been in pain I get a burning feeling ll the time an it burns I can t hold anything its like its gown to brake an its all weirdlooking an my thumb is so sore ifs red on the out side of my arm
Asked On : Fri, 28 Sep 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  130
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response

Your symptoms are likely due to nerve injury associated with bone injury.I think you need to get a nerve conduction study.A clinical evaluation by neurologist also needs to be undertaken.

Answered: Sat, 29 Sep 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor