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Had polio in left leg. Using splint care. Can I walk without pushing knee with split care?

hi i m hafiz my left leg is polio effected since when i wes just two year old and now im nearly 30 year old my left leg is weak and just one and half inch short i already useing splintcare becuase i cant walk without this if i want to walk without this when i push my knee then i walk im just asking about this can i walk without pushing my knee and how is possible
Asked On : Sat, 16 Feb 2013
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It is best to use the splint that you are already using for walking. Since your legs are not equal, a limb lengthening surgery can help in correcting the deformity that you are having.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal ,
Answered: Mon, 14 Oct 2013
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