Its good you are searching for answers! The medical community as a whole is in the dark on what to do to help there patients with this problem. It has been 13 months since my surgery. They removed a nerve from my right leg and connected it from my phrenic nerve to my diaphragm. It then takes up to 14 months to recover if it is a success. I feel that mine has been! I could not run more than 50 ft. 6 years of suffering,breathing on a cpap unable to tie my own shoes as I could not bend over and breath. Dr Kaufman is the Dr to contact. I do not know what lead to your problem. Go to http://www.advancedreconstruction.com and contact them by email or phone. They can tell you what to do next. - Ross
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.
We're in the process of updating our system during which our trackers and health tools will not be available. We are doing our best to finish this update quickly. They should become available by 6:00 p.m. PST