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Severe thigh pain after p replacement unable to walk without

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Severe thigh pain after hip replacement unable to walk without violent pain will this settle down
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,
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How many weeks passed after hip replacement?

This is likely due to the nerve compression from the implant--a complication of the procedure.

May improve gradually over time.

Steroid and lidocaine injection may be tried along with physical therapy.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I had the replacement 2 years ago. Should I go back to the surgeon or to my Gp
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

You will need to discuss with your surgeon first.

Then a neurologist may need to be consulted with as well.

Best wishes

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