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Some amputees have phantom pain, which is the feeling of pain in the missing limb. Other physical problems include surgical complications and skin problems, if you wear an artificial limb. Many amputees use an artificial limb. Learning how to use it takes time.

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Learn More. Regardless of the reason, losing a limb is never easy. Both mentally and physically, amputation can negatively affect a person and inevitably changes their life as well as the lives of their loved ones. For new amputees, the whole process can seem intimidating, but it is always important to remember that no one goes through an amputation alone. There are lots of resources and organizations available to help with everything from pre-surgery consultations to programs for life-long peer support.
Her father was a war amputee on benefits; her mother a cashier at a skating rink. In , for example, Brian Claunch, a wheelchair-bound double amputee living in a group home in Houston, became unruly. How did amputee s or amputee groups feel about the throwing of the leg itself, this viewer wondered.