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... t depressed. I had a hellish year last year after ct release. Complications. I had another surgery last Dec. where it was discovered the surgeon had nicked the nerve doing the ct release in Feb of 2005. ... (15 replies)
... with first two fingers and sometimes area between thumb and first finger. the painful areas are the inside halves of the first finger and long finger, so that nerve innervation is affected ....area that was nicked is in wrist area. I take amitriptyline for nerve pain and cold really affected the two fingers. ... (9 replies)
... Are you taking any medication for your pain? ... (12 replies)

... have hypersensitivity and numbness in two fingers as well as web space between thumb and first finger, though not to the degree it was in 2005. I am also taking amitriptyline for nerve pain, so that might part of reason for improvement. ... (2 replies)
Another Emg
Oct 1, 2007
... tisone shots. The ortho surgeon suggested getting one to help with the pain, 9 months post op, when my hand didn't get better, like they said it would. I opted for a second opinion. That doctor said not to, even though he said my problem was from old nerve damage and not from the surgery. ... (36 replies)
Post Op Update
Jul 14, 2006
... An EMG was performed in Sept of 05. I was told there was no active denervation going on so according to the Doc I saw, that meant I had nerve damage. He told me it was from the first surgery, but after my second surgery, that doctor told me the damage was from the first surgery. ... (20 replies)
Taimse
Apr 25, 2006
... I really haven't experienced side effects. It is doing for me what it was prescribed for.... ... (4 replies)
... footballcoach. I can empathize with you on nicked nerve and going through hell with resulting complications. ... (17 replies)
... I had a second surgery on my left hand on Monday, Dec. 19. I went to a unrelated hand surgical group for the second surgery. The surgeon talked with my husband after. ... (0 replies)
... The ortho surgeon who did my initial ct release, said he could send me for a second opinion. ... (7 replies)
Post Op Update
Jul 15, 2006
... Iantodd. There are some medications that can tone down the irritation or pain you feel. The amitriptyline I am taking is an antidepressant, but is used for pain control in some cases. A friend of mine has had nerve damage from having a tooth pulled years ago....She has something called burning mouth syndrome. ... (20 replies)




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