Can I start Karate while the metal plate is placed on my 5th metacarpal bone after complete recovery or Do I need to go for another surgery to remove the metal plate before I start doing Karate?
Can I undergo a head MRI if I have a plate and screws in my ankle (ORIF)?
Can rods for femurs get infected?
Can the procedure for removing long bone screws from the fibula to the tibia be painful?
Can titanium pins in hip create complications?
Can you remove the poles and screws inserted in your spine due to fractures once healed?
Can you tell me what to expect with someone who has had the sesamoid bone removed?
Compound fracture of my left humerus with staples. Only seeing Dr after three weeks. Is this too long for staples to be in?
Could a bone shift with a plate screwed into it?
Could my allergy to nickel that is in the stainless steel plate in my forearm cause my constant pain & swelling 2.5 years post surgery?
Could my daily choking be related to c5-6 fusion I had 7 years ago. Titanium plate never removed ?
Could walking with non union femur fracture damage rods and screws? Second opinion scheduled in two weeks to discuss options.
Could you tell me what happens if screw breaks after bunion surgery?
Displaced collarbone with a butterfly fracture wedged between, 12 mm overlap, 6 weeks later bone cutting the skin, best option, bone removal or plate?
Do i need to have screws and plates removed frollowing surgery 8 months ago for severely and complex right distal tibia pilon fracture?
Do metal plate and screws in ankle cause the bone to get crushed (or cause bigger injuries) if the same ankle gets re-fractured in the future?
Do you know which metal used for making surgical rods used in bone fracture surgery?
Do you need a cast after ankle ortboscopy to get scar tissue out and screws out?
Does an itchy rash post surgery indicate allergy or rejection of synthetic bone, plate or screws?
Does anyone know how much would operation to remove metal rod (intramedullary rod) from my leg.?
Does having a plate and 9 screws in your tibia actually make it stronger? Or does it weaken it?
Does having screws and a plate put into fractured ankle increase recovery time?
Does screw removal from ankle require a cast? Screws removed from bone
Does the bone heal after posterior cervical disectomy, how long does it take the bone to grow back from this surgery.
Fell down stairs, broke tib/fib, foot hanging backwards, 2 plates & 10 screws, 1 year later plates and screws removed, told i can never run again. Why?
Fib tib break - 4 months since intermedullary rod and screws inserted. How easy to just remove screws above ankle? Think is affecting nerve endings.
Fixator remove how long the wound heel ?
Fractured 5th m.Tarsal 2x in 5 years, 3 surgeries, insert/remove screw (2yrs later) and remove 2nd fracture. Can sural nerve be repaired? Lots of pain
Fractured wrist.Had ostetomy, plated. Still not right. Doc says can not do MRI with the plate. Is this so? Frustrated that I didn't get one before.
Got an ankle fracture 7 months back and had a plate with screws, still have stiffness and immobility, will it be mobile properly after plate removal or?
Had 2 operations on big toe, now it is inch shorter. First for demi joint, second metal plate w/screws. Now 6 yrs. On & off strong electrical pain. ?
Had a fall 2009 which caused ankle fracture plus fibia bone was broken, underwent surgery wit screws & plate. after a year it was removed. joint pains?
Had a surgical repair to my right leg due to a fracture to my tibia and fibula, many screws, 6" plate.What does recovery look like over time?
Had an ORIF on left proximal phalanx in May, went for X-ray recently, dr told me the screw that was placed is now projecting,fingers stiff, remove it?
Had femoral osteotomy from perthese with 2 screws done 10 years ago got my screws out yesterday, will my hip be strong like it was before?
Had hammertoe fixed. Toe and joint shortened and a k wire put in. The k wire caught sock/came out after 3 weeks. Can it damage the repair? Is it ok
Had lisfranc fusion 10 months ago. One screw is cutting into neighboring bone. Going to ask for it to be removed. How are they typically removed?
Had surgery (2) in 2010 for De Quervain's Disease caused from bike crash. Have plate/screws in base of thumb. Screw backing out? Have a picture.
Had surgery on left humerus with a im rod 12 weeks ago. The bone has not healed, not even close. I was told the next step is surgery again. Thoughts?
Hardware removal outcome after tibial plateau fracture, 2 plates, 10 screws, is there much risk of having more pain than if you leave it in?
Has anyone done surgery from having a broken ulna. And is it better to have titanium or steel plates?
Has anyone had hardware removed, that was put in to repair a broken hip, and then had nothing there?
Have 6 screws and a plate in r foot from lisfranc fusion. Have pain and X-ray shows one screw digging a groove in neighboring bone. What options?
Have a screw from lisfranc fusion that is cutting into neighboring bone. Pain is worsening and getting harder to bear weight. When to call dr?Fu in 6w
Have severe pain in right foot. Possible loose screw and cyst growing in 2nd toe. 6 screws+1 plate lisfranc joint fused. What can be done? Mri on fri
Having gall bladder removed, have rod in leg from a tibia break 4 months ago, do I need to tell surgeon to take antibiotic as I do for dental work ?
Having triple arthrodeais with proximal bone graft gastric recession. How long will i need a knee walker for?
Hello .fracture plateau of tibia with plate and screw
when screw can be removed
Hello, I have a malunion in my radius and also my ulna I have metalwork present, i rebroke it at the end of the metalwork , can it be fixed?
Hello, is it possible to have cervicle fusion without the use of metal plates and screws. I heard they are only there to secure the fusion. ?