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Can numbness in my right arm and leg be caused from stress?


Posted by Mrs. V

I am 41 years old, and had a hip replacement last July. Can this numbness be caused from the surgery? It just started about 3 weeks ago, 6-7 months after the surgery. I have read that stress may cause it? Don't know where to go for help.
 
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Hi Mrs.V,

It is difficult to say.

First I would  suggest that you check with Doctor to see if this is a normal side effect of your operation.

If It is not - Then I am wondering what emotional challenge or what negative thoughts have you entertained about 3 weeks ago. 

Peace.

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