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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

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Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Below knee amputation procedure

Premium Questions

Dr. K. Harish MD

Hello my partner a 53 year old female has recently undergone a below knee amputation November 2013 for high grade soft tissue sarcoma which originated in her first metatarsal which was originally... View answer

Answered by : Dr. K. Harish ( Oncologist)
Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

my husband had a revision on his below knee amputation . This was done in XXXXXXX last night he noticed a golf ball size lump with pain and this morning it is larger and he cant wear his leg. Should he... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

MY HUSBAND SUFFERED A BELOW KNEE AMPUTATION LAST YEAR. HE CONTINUES TO SUFFER PHANTOM PAINS. HE HAS TRIED MIRROR THERAPY,TENS, GABAPENTIN , P.T., CYMBALTA, TRAMADOL , AND OVER THE COUNTER MEDS ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

them is by taking Lorazepam every 4 to 6 hours.I am on hospice and preparing to have both legs below the knee amputated. My hospice nurse wants me to take a whole .5 mg pill however I am affraid to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

left leg above the knee amputated. On the last day of his hospital stay he had a seizure , which he ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Sheetal Agarwal MD

Hello, my wife went through a ccs surgery (below knee amputation, left leg) January 2007. Regular x-rays everey 3 moths since then, now only every 6. We are trying to get pregnant, but are worried ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sheetal Agarwal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

I had a below knee amputation 3 weeks ago and the phantom pain is almost more than I can take. I thought having the amputation would make life better, but now I m not so sure. Pain medicine does... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

I am an above the knee amputee with a history of chronic pain. I am presently seeing a psyciatrist as well a a chronic pain docter. I have been displeased and would like to get other opionions and possibly ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Jay Indravadan Patel MD

is to amputate leg from knee down, at least i could walk. I am 62 y/o male who used to be active ...had 3 total knee replacements, with infection coming back each time. Finally had rod inserted from ... View answer

Answered by : Jay Indravadan Patel ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr.  Het Ram Bishnoi MD

Hi my name is Mary I have had above the knee amputation as the result of having diabetics.. my question to u is I have my prothesis leg for 6 months now and I still having begin to walk with it I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

should itake BKA as below knee amputation. this is to be decided after local examination by surgeon

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Phantom pain is a common problem after amputation. There are several medication that try to help with phantom pain including gabapentin and lyrica. These are anti-seizure medication that help with neuropathy. Some...