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leg/arm numbess, pain, sleepless nights

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  • Posted By: valcookmeow
  • May 31, 2008
  • 03:31 AM

ok here is the story
workers comp injury 12/07
pt 12/07-2/08 did not work
mri 3/08 rotator cuff full thickness tear, bursitis, tendons rotated
surgery 4/08 repaired
leg numbness on thighs from hips to knees pins and needles burning itching
arm numbness in right hand which is the arm repaired
my pt did a nerve stretch and found an irritation of nerve in shoulder especially when neck leaned to left, had nerve block in neck
had partially collapsed right lung during surgery
surgery should have been 1 hour took 4

any ideas?????

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