macbiker in Anxiety Support 4 years ago
I haven't been on this site for very long but ive learnt a few things just by reading others blogs.
I am having a right leg below knee amput...
Hidden in NRAS 5 years ago
Well 20 wks in a cast to try and fuse my broken ankle AND hindfoot nail fusion, has not worked.(It all broke 6 wks after walking in orthotic...
Amputation - The options.
Rachel-Leader in Meningitis Now 5 years ago
My son had Meningitis 13 years ago when he was six month's old. He survived but lost his toes and a growth plate plus other damage to his le...
Amputation or drugs.
Poppyred300 in Restless Legs Syndrome 7 months ago
I'm a 57 year old who has had RLS for at least 20 years. I'm treated with ropinorol 2mg at 5pm and then again at 8pm. If I do not tak them a...
Pig4u in Pain Concern 2 years ago
I write on behalf of a friend with no internet access her husband had his arm amputated above the elbow earlier this year He has \" phantom...
pkakema in Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation a year ago
Hi! I have seen many diabetic patients amputated when they get an injury on their legs. What is the fact behind this? Is there no other way ...
Again I write for a friend without access to this facility The pain from her partners arm stump ( not the \"phantom\" pain )but the knotting...
Pig4u in Thyroid UK 2 years ago
I am posting this on behalf of a friend Her husband .had upper arm amputation earlier this year He has the expected \" phantom \" pains \"...
Billyboy240863 in Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK (SRUK) 10 months ago
Anyone know best cream put on my stump try help stop rubbing 👍
AMPUTATION OR MEDICATION?
pinkcollar in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support 5 years ago
Group, you have been kind and helpful since I discovered this site a few weeks ago. I mentioned that I am facing amputation of a leg, after...
There's always amputation ....
Lizzie1950 in Restless Legs Syndrome 2 months ago
Sitting here almost at bedtime and my right leg from the side of my foot and moving on up is 'plugged in'. Hate this feeling. I take codeine...
An update on CRPS and amputation or not !
Chawner in Pain Concern 2 years ago
When I asked the other day what people thought about amputation after having a knee replacement when you have CRPS . I want to clarify some...
Below knee amputation
Billyboy240863 in Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK (SRUK) a year ago
I have. Had below knee amputation 6 month ago anyone help me what socks to wear and cream to put on my scar seems to rub all the time when ...
Has anyone faced amputation?
I saw my cardio-thoracic surgeon today - he operated on my left leg years ago and diagnosed my APS. The leg has clogged up again and is ver...
Has anyone undergone amputation with lymphedema?
kay87 in LSN 4 years ago
My husband has lymphedema and has been badly let down by our district nurses to the point i was trying to treat it myself, he has pressure s...
TOE AMPUTATION CAUSED BY DISLOCATION OF BROKEN TOE
dena1 in Pain Concern a year ago
I'm 82 - so Podiatrist says no reconstruction surgery - recovery - too many things can go wrong. What if I do nothing? Pain has subsided...
Amputation risk from using invokana drug
Luckysugar in Diabetes India 5 months agoPOPULAR
Warning on invokana
TOE AMPUTATION FOR DISLOCATED TOE IN ELDERLY PATIENT
dena1 in Restless Legs Syndrome a year ago
i would like to hear from anyone who has had this done. (Mine is 2nd toe) and Podiatrist says it's only solution for the pain and swelling...
sepsispneumonia, collapsed lung, amputation, icu. Staying strong.
Daughteroflesley in ICUsteps a year ago
Staying strong for my mum on life support in icu. Praying she makes a miraculous recovery. I know it's going to take time. Staying strong.
AMPUTATION VERSUS BENEFITS OF ANTI-COAGULATION MEDS?
Per my earlier post about facing amputation, thank you so very much for responding/advice. I will seek a second opinion! I have never been ...
Crps after knee replacement. Should I amputate
Before I had my knee replaced I was running and climbing and being very active but now having CRPS and not being able to even go for a hike ...
Any RA sufferer with hardening of leg arteries?(leg amputated?)
I am a newbie (from Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 65yr old retired male)
16yrs with RA
My question: Any RA sufferer with harden...
My partner wants his leg amputated. Will doctors listen?
LuLu18 in Pain Concern 7 months agoPOPULAR
My partner shattered his knee in a skateboarding accident when he was 14. He had the knee completely 're-built' and had to learn to walk ag...
how can I lose weight after surgery for a leg amputation ?
sadie38 in Weight Loss NHS 4 years ago
People who are unlucky enough to have a limb amputated invariably report the missing limb as a \" phantom limb\". That is, they feel like the
Pete-1 in Restless Legs Syndrome 3 years ago
limb is still there. I believe that this sensation is essential if the amputee is to be able to use a prosthetic. Anyway my question is \"Do...
Not going to amputate but I am going to find a way to do more of what I want to do having CRPS
Thank you for all your replys and information with regards to should I amputate or not. It was very good info and now I have made the decisi...
my son cotracted meningococal septicaemia four years ago and has had bilateral amputations and has kidney failure.
shire1 in Meningitis Now 6 years ago
he is doing very well and is in full time school now. it is a devastating illness and its the longtime care that is the toughest. i am luc...
Dabetic using HM 40 insulin 30 units twice daily for 25 years. (due to an accident left leg was amputed). Sugar levels 140/240.
madhusudananp in Diabetes India 5 years ago
i wish to stop injections. I am 61 and sometimes use sweets and drinks. Pls help
ihave been feeling depressed since leg amputation , chronic heart failure started doing exercise weights since b4 xmas hope help cholesterol
ebony2011 in Cholesterol Support 5 years ago
are there any gloves to help someone to do bowling .they have had 2 fingers on right hand amputated and find it difficult to grip the bowl.
cavendish in Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK (SRUK) 6 years ago
my friend is a keen crown green bowler and has had first 2 fingers amputated 3 months ago . she has tried bowling again but finds it difficu...
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