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Post surgery numbness

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • July 5, 2009
  • 07:59 PM

My son recently had surgery for carpel tunnel. His hand was extremely
weak for a while, but is getting stronger.
Now his thumb has become numb. The doctor says this is unrelated to the
carpel. He says it's probably a spine thing.
Could something in the surgical process have caused this?

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