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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Do i have to have the screws removed in my ankle

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Dr.    Mukesh Chugh MD

it was almost normal. So now where my bone was broken on my ankle, the plate and screws Are backing out and my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Chugh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

Hello, I was woundering the price or approxement of a surgery for removal of a 9inch rod and titainium screws In my ankle . ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

had an ankle injury on medial malleolus bone and was operated in XXXXXXX 2013 its been 2 years and i want to get the screw removed so if i get it removed , what is the healing period? can i be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

I broke my ankle and had repair surgery (a plate and 8 screws - incision both inside and outside of right ankle) 9 days ago. I was having a nerve compression pain with the splint(s). My splint was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

.....I developed osteomyolytis and had to have all of the metal removed. I had a second surgery to repair the ankle ...Thank you, I had two ankle repair surgeries in the last 10 months. The first... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Hello. I had a leg surgery two months ago. I have a rod placed in my lowed left leg. The screws seem to aggravate my ankle and it hurts really bad. I want it removed. When is the soonest that I can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Jyoti Pandey MD

and it is much improved Screws were used to repair ankle but they worked their way through foot and I had surgery to remove them ankle bone started working way through foot and was taken off... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jyoti Pandey ( Dentist)
Dr.    Sudhir Kumar MD

Had A bad fall 4 wks ago. Dislocated my right foot and broke 3 bones in my ankle. Had surgery to insert Plates and screws. My incision is healing well. All 33 staples removed. I can wiggle toes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.      Bhanu Partap MD

I broke my ankle in 3 places 16 years ago. I had a plate, pins, and a screw in my ankle for six months. Because of problems after six months all the hardware was removed. I ve never had any... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Karthik Reddy MD

screws two at top and two in ankle. one removed from right sid of knee early on causing issues so DR removed only one the right one. now I am having issue with knee right in the area where last... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karthik Reddy ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

they are part of bone and cartilage. they create problem in movement. can be removed by arthosscopy

Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Hello, If you feel that your ankle has suffered a fracture,then best way to remove the doubt is to get an X ray done.Many a times it becomes difficult to distinguish between an ankle sprain and a...

Dr. Edelweiss Rodrigues MD

MY DEAR PATIENT ANY SURGERY, SPECIALLY BONE SURGERY TAKES AVERY LONG TIME TO HEAL.SO YOU MUST HAVE SOME PATIENCE.TILL YOUR FRACTURE HEALS THE SCREWS WILL BE PLACED AND BECAUSE OF THIS YOUR ANKLE WILL BE...