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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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What causes heaviness in the left leg post Hysterectomy?

I recently had robotic complete hysterectomy and recovering. My left legs feel heavy and I also feel like my chest is tight.. hard to explain. I feel ok but it bothers me about my left legs. Is it because my body is still recovering? I have gerd so it could be my chest issue, but I just want to know.
Mon, 2 Jul 2018
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1) It could be due to variation in flow of blood and lymph.

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