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I am having stiff neck after angioplasty, kindly help me

I have undergone angioplasty stent three days back. Since then I am having stiff neck on left side and pain inside the skull on left side. Is there anything wrong with angioplasty done?
Asked On : Wed, 2 Feb 2011
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Hi. Welcome to Healthcaremagic

The neck pain probably from position during surgery. It is not a complication of angioplasty. I recommend muscle relaxants, pain medicines, heat packs for 3-4 days.

Regards, Dr. Jagdish
Answered: Wed, 2 Feb 2011
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Thanks for your answer. The angioplasty stent placement was done through right arm artery. Is this stiff neck and pain in the skull due to this procedure?
Answered: Wed, 2 Feb 2011
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