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Posted: Wednesday, September 07, 2011 12:28 PM
Joined: 5/28/2010
Posts: 13

Hi - my son has had a 13gy dose at c2 about 6 weeks ago. He's complaining a little of stiffness and a bit of 'niggling' in this area but no pins and needles in arms. He says his legs feel abit heavy. Is all this normaal? Thanks.
Posted: Friday, September 09, 2011 12:05 PM
Joined: 10/10/2008
Posts: 4435

Hard to say what is normal since we don't know exactly what was done. This does not necessarily sound too worrisome, but you should let the treatment team know of his symptoms.


Clinton A. Medbery, III, M.D.
St. Anthony Hospital Cyberknife Center
(405) 272-7311

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Southwest Radiation Oncology
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