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#9 rib fracture. 8 days ago. Been real quiet, taking ibuprofen. Rib itself no longer hurts. Area around is sore, can i resume normal activities? Golf
Am a professional pianist.Fell on my hands&knees 11wks1::2ago.Hurt my wrists esp.left wrist.X-ray of left wrist shows a suspicion of fracture but pain has improved.Can I play piano again now?Shld I wear a hand brace when play?Do I need an orthopedist?
At what age do people usually start to experience symptoms of osteoarthritis? How common is it in the feet and ankles?
Been feeling a strong pulse in my upper left thigh (front aligns with quad muscle) for two days now.History labral tear right hip; maybe hip dysplasia?
Began as discomfort in left elbow. Tender with pain in arm muscles when I use arm. Age 66. Good health. Take BP med. Shoulder bursitis history. Heart?
Can plantar fasciitis cause hip pain?
Chances of recurrence of septic arthritis in sternalclavicular joint. 2 surg to clean and debride and 1 surg removing cartilage 5 months IV antibiotic?
Can you re-tear a repaired meniscus? I had it repaired 14 months ago, and just this week it started to twinge.
Can patellas be asymmetrical?Notice my right patella's more protruding than my left patella after a knee injury.No swelling&rednes.What problem is it?
Does having a cortisone injection contain steroids? What is usually done for a medial partial knee replacement? Recovery time?
Every morning left hand is sore and stiff with no swelling. I hold phone in left hand could bending fingers constantly cause tendinitis or arthritis?
Every Morning when I wake up, It takes me 15 to 20 min. to straighten out my left leg. I'm in line for a knee replacement the 1st of august. ?
First r knee OA. Then r hip OA. Now left thigh pain, occasionally. Any correlation?
Fell on my knees&hands10 weeks 1::2 ago.A few days ago,danced including twist dancing 30-35'.Dancing hurt my knees(esp. right)which were injured in the accident.Have put ice on knees.How long keep ice on knees?20 minutes?How often daily?How many days?
, My mother-in-law is currently in a rehab center due to a broken femur. Now, she has a dry-blood clot on her heel, what could be the cau?
Hello. I am an energetic, healthy, 75 year old woman who had bi-lateral hip replacement (anterior) 3 months ago and i’ve been walking a lot.
Hello. I am a flexible, energetic, healthy, 75 year old woman who had bi-lateral hip replacement (anterior) 3 months ago and i’ve been walking a whole?
Hi i broke mi hip wen i was 16 2005 got pinz etc which got infectd 2 years latr so they got takn out been wrking fulltime untill 5 m ago having issues sharp pain in hip and swelling only that one side foot::Leg now recently mi face.
Hip pain n butt.comes n goes but is EXCRUCIATING feels as tho my hip is being ripped out. sometimes i get an shock sensation n chest at same time. y?
How is tenosynovitis in the flexor hallucis longus tendon sheath treated if it is not infected?
Had arthroscopy for "lateral tilt&subluxation of patella w:: flexion-extension. A lateral retinacular release was performed w:: VAPR." How long to heal?
How long for a broken hip to heal? I'm 80 yrs old.
Hypertrophic changes of iliac bones, hip osteoarthritis bilaterally. What's a good non nsaid anti inflammatory to use for pain and inflammation?
How would u treat Grade 2::3 High ankle sprain? w:: extensive damage. 4x Ligament::Tendon tear, 2bone contusion, hairline fracture medial malleoius +more
Is there anything else I can do except have total knee surgery? I am currently doing physical therapy but still having pain, at times
I have a known bone tumor it was found in a MRI ... I had a bone scan done and the tumor showed up HOT ... does that mean it's malignant? Would a. Benign tumor ever show up hot in bone scan ... everything I read online says benign would show up cold
I have a moderate sized knee joint effusion with a root tear of the medial meniscus with mild extrusion...what is the best form of treatment?
I had acl surgery five weeks ago and my physical therapist says i should bend my knee by force . is it safe for me to bend my knee by force?
I am experiencing back pain. The following also describes me: Hip pain. What should I do?
I am experiencing pitting edema ankles >calves & leg stiffness after sitting. frequent urination worse at night, Stinging eyes post menopausal. Non smoker 27yrs
I have a sesamoid bone broken now for three months. It's not healing. How long does it take to heal.
I was spotting a week ago but I'm not pregnant. I have left hip pain, side pain, I drank tea to rule out gas, but still feel discomfort. My left leg feels a little numb with tingle to my toes. As if it were asleep or I sat on it too long. What shoul?
I broke my ankle playing soccer, eversion motion, x-ray shows mildly displaced spiral fracture at lateral malleolus. Had cast for 8 weeks. dr said I can start walking even though x-ray still show the break, should I do? How long should take to heal?
I just had a second Orthovisc knee injection and I am wondering why my knee is so swollen and it feels so full? I am in a lot pain. Please HELP.
I am experiencing flatfeet, knee pain and IT band pain. The following also describe me: Knee swelling and Hip pain. What should I do?
Is umbilical cord derived mesenchymal stem cells proven treatment for bone on bone knee OA? How long will relief last?
I am experiencing toe swelling and pain shooting down my leg from knee injury. It hurts when laying on it. What should I do?
Is there an app you can purchase that will lead you through rehab of an achilles tendon rupture?
I am taking eliquis that gives me a dry cough. I am getting Orthoscopic knee surgery this Tuesday! Is it going to be safe? No eliquis for 2 days!
I have pain in leg i.e below knee..I run approx 3.5 km daily for the last 2 months.But leg pain is soo high.plzz help me.Because with this pain I am u?
I’m experiencing pain in one shin. At first I thought it was shin splints. But when touched in a certain spot, there is severe pain. Stress fracture?
I fell and hurt my hip about a couple of weeks ago but now my upper and lower back is killing me I walk like I'm 90 I'm almost not even able to get up?
I have osteoarthritis (shoulder) what can I do myself to help? Had meloxicam for 30 days and told the next step would be injections if they don't work
I am experiencing hip pain (lower right side) and bruising but the bruising is yellowish and my husband says it looks old. it certainly hurts to lay on. I don't remember hurting myself to cause such pain. ?
Is it safe to get both Lumbar and L hip MRI at one time. I have been having L hip pain which I think is coming from back.
I have had a CT of the chest in ER and was told I have several fractures to my ribs. One acute rib fracture and several healed,and Chronic rib fractu?
I had a knee scope about 10 days ago. Today my leg and calf swelled and I have pain in my foot and tingling in my toes. Could I have a blood clot?
I am experiencing knee pain. i have tendonitis. my knee still hurts 5 hours after an hour of basketball. should i see a doctor?
I am experiencing hip pain, hip stiffness and leg tingling. Burning pain in hip & buttock area, could it be, Sciatica? Best treatment, family doctor did xray showed arthritis and gave pain med only. Still hurts, what should I do?
I am experiencing leg pain, pain shooting down the leg, knee pain, hip pain, lower leg pain, leg pain with exertion, difficulty walking, leg numbn... had lumbar fusion l4-5 with cushion replaced between disk?
I am experiencing knee pain. Had surgery few years ago torn meniscus .. cannot bend knee back ..swollen painful ..front and back of knee .no injury ?
Im having knee replacement i have 81mg enteric low dose aspirin can i have to take EC aspirin 325mg twice daily. Can i take 4 of what i have?
I am experiencing hip pain and leg pain and it is unbearable to run and hurts to even walk.
I'm a healthy and active 50 yr old woman. I broke my right clavicle after a bike accident and had surgery 12 days ago. Will plate n screws be removed?
I am 77 year old & on 16th June my hip reconstructive operation of hip inserted rod with screws what will be next step to get fast recovery of this?
I am suffering from early symptoms of tennis elbow on both hands. Please tell exercises and works to avoid.
I am experiencing knee stiffness. I had surgery on my meniscus a week ago and its stiff and hurts a little trying to straighten it or bent it to a 90?
I had sex the other a few days ago and it felt like the penis was hitting a nerve and was hurting now my buttocks and hip hurts when I move a certain?
I had a torn meniscus repair 14 mo. ago. I am now starting to feel a small twinge in knee. Is it possible i damaged it?
I hurt my knee in 8th grade I'm 26 is it too late too restore or increase my jumping threw rehabilatation want too give college ball a last shot ?
Im 20yr old i had partial meniscectomy.Can I prevent osteoarthritis throughout my life by swimming regularly & eating healthy?want second opinion plz
I had a cortisone shot in the knee as a diagnostic tool. If the shot works does not does that mean there is internal damage in the knee. meniscus?
I just got my meniscus repaired a month ago. it has just started popping and now its swelling. is this normal after meniscus surgery?
I have cam impingement and iliotibial band syndrome. Regular physio and pain meds and steroid injection but pain is getting worse. What to do?
I have had hip pain for several years now starting after birth of first child. Tender to touch, possible swelling and leg numbness if sitting too lon?
I am experiencing sciatica, back pain (severity: severe) (side: lower) and hip pain. I have a movable hard lump the size of a baseball on the right lower side of my spine. I just noticed this a day ago. Ice, rest, antianflammatories are not work?
Knee popping and locking after knee surgery?
Knee mri showed torn meniscus. I have a lot of pain and i don't react well to cortisone. I'm taking too much advil and Tylenol. i need another medicine alternative until i can get to surgery. I have MRI supporting doc?
Leg burning pain below knee into ankle. R leg. I have total knee, hip deterioratio, and feels like sciatica in thigh and butt.
Lateral ankle pain. MRI showed "moderate amount of fluid in flexor hallucis longus tendon sheath consistent with tenosynovitis." What does this mean?
My ankle has an uncomfortable sensation but not painful enough to not exercise. I sprint on the spot 6 days a week, will this cause osteoarthritis?
MRI shows: Severe left facet arthropathy, with extensive associated bone marrow edema. C4-C5. Is there any treatment to help alleviate this pain?
My grandson who is 10 years old was diagnosed with a stress fracture on l5. He will be fitted with a brace,but he has trouble climbing stairs and pai?
My father 73 with ckd ,af,htn what can i use for oA of his knees with left side effusion topical or systemic treatment & is prednisone good in this?
No trauma, no arthritis anywhere else. X ray taken due to right hip pain when walking. I think it's a nerve problem as the pain will go down my leg.
ORIF or not? X-ray: oblique fracture in distal fibula to outer corner of mortise joint w less than 3 mm displacement no effusion mortise seems intact
Other than pain, can Osteoarthritis make a person feel unwell, or tired? Thanks!
Please explain the relationship between gluteal muscle atrophy and lumbar stenosis. And the treatment for the atrophy. Thank you!!
Pain from cam impingement getting worse despite physio. Now very severe pain. Should I be considering surgery?
Rt groin swollen,painful 2 press Rt pelvis,sharp,throbbing pain deep in back of Rt upper leg,feels deeper than the muscle,had Lft knee arthroscopy 6::6?
Sharp pains in right hip pain full to stand from sitting down. with cramping down back of thigh.
Still having knee pain 3 months post menisectomy, doc suggested euflexxa to help lubricate joint post op. Any ideas if this will help? prior acl surg
The back of my knee painfully popped now I am unable to bend the knee without excruciating pain. What could be the cause? My knee us swollen. Meniscu
Top of thigh::Hip pain for few weeks. Only hurts when weight bearing, or moving leg certain ways. Can this be muscles? Or something sinister? So scared
Tonight my left achilles felt like it tore away from the heel somewhat when I ran. should I see a podiatrist or orthopedist? thanks
Where can I find a list of doctors::Physical therapists that do functional rehabilitation for Achilles Tendon Ruptures?
Went to a podiatrist to get cast on for achilles tendon rupture since the orthopedic surgeons hours did not accomodate my job. Now he says podiatrist must treat me. Podiatrist never wanted to treat me.. What do I do?
What are the names of the different rehab protocols for an Achilles Tendon Rupture?
When a orthopedic surgeon does surgery do they look under the patella? What causes locking and giving way of the knee joint? Could this be meniscus
Would the herniated discs in my neck cause lightheadedness and ringing in my ears?
What's the probability of surgery of a high grade tear of the common flexor tendon at its insertion with partial tearing of the ucl and recovery time?
Why is my shoulder more painful on day 4 after rotator cuff surgery than it was on day 4?
What is the definition or description of: Progressive muscle wasting?
What is the definition or description of: Shoulder injuries and disorders?
What is the definition or description of: Shoulder muscle weakness?
What is the definition or description of: Supartz (hyaluronic acid) allergy?
What is the definition or description of: Shoulder injuries?
Why is my foot and lower leg swollen after knee injury from a fall a week ago?
What are treatment options for avascular necrosis of the fibular sesamoid?
What's the fastest way to heal a wrist injury?