Answers in 'Orthopedic reconstructive surgery'
3 weeks post op shoulder surgery repair torn labrum & torn rotator cuff. Physical therapy started. Is popping and clicking normal after surgery?
42yr old w::Patellafemoral replacement in 2015, still pain. Now MRI grade 3 lat tibiafemoral and grade 2 med tibiafemoral chondromalacia. Now what?
Am experiencing knee pain. It hurts when I walk or stand for long periods. I've had a knee injury before. It goes away when I rest?
Are muscle twitching, muscle atrophy, and leg weakness HIV ARS symptoms?
Are ibuprofen and Aleve equivalent NSAIDs compared to etodolac for treatment of osteoarthritis?
Acl surgery 9 week ago. 4 weeks ago a bump on my patella formed internally . Surgeon said it was vicryl absorbable suture::Scar tissue. Will this heal
Athlete in walking boot for 4-8 wks for sesamoid stress injury (and arthritis). ankle is getting very stiff and pops. how csn i not lose strngth?
After a MRI I was told that I have a complex tear in my medial meniscus I've been limping and in a brace for 4 months!! Is surgery my only option?
Bad sesamoiditis,getting worse. doc talking about cortisone injection(MRI-no fracture). will it help or just mask pain? other options to ask about?
Can shoulder tendonitis cause armpit lymph nose to swell?
Chronic TKR infection. Right knee. Pus oozing our every day. This has been going on for two years. Option "Gold standard", spacer, new implant. ?
Can I get a copy of the pictures taken during the ultrasound done on my right knee that revealed partial tear?
Complete full-thickness retear of infraspinatus 1.5cm retract @15wks post-op revision rotator cuff repair. Can use bioinductive implant in re-repair?
Can I do weight training at the gym with bilateral facet joint osteoarthritis throught the cervical spine. Uncovertebral joint osteophytes narrow exi?
Cervical rediculopathy diagnosis, advised to follow up with specialist. Better to see an orthopedic surgeon, a neurologist, or let MRI results guide?
Dr. Said I had a stress fracture that healed itself on my small toes area-how come I didn't know? 1::16 ankle tendinitis could that be similar pain ?
Do u think crutches would be helpful with patellar tendonitis?
Dr said I may have torn my ACL or Meniscus had a MRI done but showed everything is fine but the pain continues. Is it possible for tears not to show?
Did acl revision and partial menisectomy 10 weeks ago. Feeling okay. Will I be able to play soccer after recovery? (19 years old).
Does long term use of NSAIDs such as Celebrex cause loss of cartilage or contribute to osteoarthritis?
First knuckle pain in pinky when pressed down or massaged. No swelling. No pain on movement. No injury. Pain has persisted for two weeks. ?
For the past several days i have had constant twitching in my left knee and above my knee. I had a knee injury a few years ago, but i don't know if th?
Fell on ice, hit my elbow, have Olecranon Bursitis. It's been 4-weeks now -- it is better but can become bad on a a given day. Suggestions?
Good evening, my elbows and my fingers squeak ... how can I stop this ? Is stretching and back massage enough ? Will it squeak to osteoarthritis?
Hi broke hip in 2005 thn pins got infectd takn out . now 10 years later swelln feet leg knee also pain in hip if standing to long . had mri nothing?
Hello! I've just received wrist surgery on my left wrist about 7 weeks ago. Two of my finger nails Have stopped growing for the last 3 weeks. ?
Hard, painful lump rt ulnar w::No trauma. Next day red&swollen 1.5" around it. Today less swollen&red w::Same painful nodule. Had ulnar Osteotomy 2008?
Hi my name is laila. I am from Melbourne Australia. please could i know roughly as to how much knock knee surgery would cost?
Help! About a month ago my middle finger tip went numb to light touches. Friday my pinky started the same thing. Herniated discs in neck to blame??
How can I regain shape in leg after wearing a cast for a fractured femur?
How does someone tear there medial meniscus? Can popping of the joint cause it to tear?
Had a knee revision after infection from TKR surgery. Have been diagnosed as irritated IT band. Have been doing stretching, exercise, and massage to control pain. After several months still have some residual pain that wakes me at night. Any suggestio
Hi, I was wondering if it's possible to have torn the meniscus in my left knee without experiencing swelling?
Hello, Had an acl reconstruction with hamstring 1.5 years ago. skied yesterday and today knee is painful going up::Down stairs. not swollen. retorn?
Hello i have right knee arthritis from injury. I dont want surgery what options do i have?
How long after an IM nailing of the femur before the pain::Discomfort of the soft tissue, muscle, nerves go away. My surgery was 8::5::16 and I still ha?
I had laparoscopic gallbladder surgery Tuesday and I have had right shoulder pain since Tuesday and still today. I've have tried ice packs, pain meds,?
I had knee scoped today & I take Trazodone100MG at bedtime::For sleep but can I take it w:: Oxycodone5MG?
I've had left rotator cuff surgery in 2015 where surgeon did something along the left collar bone (shaving?) now after sleeping in recliner and buyi
I am experiencing low back pain and hip pain. Also my period is late but i don't believe I'm pregnant I had tubal clamps 10 years ago?
I'm experiencing hip pain and low back pain when walking or even just sitting. Slightly limping on occasion.
Started out as just tiny pain & increased
I have a Bakers cyst measuring 4.4 cm and "bone island" in the femur on right leg::Knee. I also have a partial torn meniscus. Is this serious?
I have both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis but what causes pain and::Or pins and needles in ring finger (left hand)?
I have osteoporosis how long does it take to recover from a spinal fracture of L3?
Im 63 and I think Ive retorn my meniscus. Ortho says it's osteoarthiritis and a bakers cyst but the symptoms are more like the meniscus and my pcp agr?
I am having groin pain when lifting left leg. Especially when lifting it to get into a vehicle. Total hip replacement done on this hip 10::2015?
I am haveing leg pain and hip pain and a burning sensation in my vagina and also back pain. Been treated for kidney infection already.
I'm still experiencing pain,tingling,pins & needles & burning from a 5th metatarsal spiral fracture 4mths from injury date. Pain in ankle + fibula als?
I have a possible navicular stress fracture- midfoot pain and hurts to walk pain getting worse. What is usually the treatment?
I am experiencing severe hip pain, back pain and leg pain But just the front part of my leg from my hip down to my knee. hip locks, limited movement?
I believe I may have tendonitis, is it best to see a medical doctor or physical therapist?
I had arthroscopic knee surgery 5 days ago and for the past 3 days I have had extreme pain in my calf and foot. I went to the ER yesterday but the ult?
I am 2.5 months out of acl reconstr. (Patellar tendon) and menisectomy. Can I dance at bars::Clubs::Parties? I did yesterday and knee is sore today
I am experiencing shoulder pain, arm weakness, popping or snapping sound from shoulder joint and shoulder muscle weakness. I have tendonitis. 4 years?
I am experiencing broken bones (multiple fractures).
I am experiencing hip pain, low back pain, knee pain and pain shooting down the leg. The following also describe me: Back pain, Leg numbness, Leg ...
I had c diff 2 years ago from antibiotics.
I have gastric bypass and had an ulcer 1 year ago also 1 year ago knee replacement
I take 40mg protonix o?
I am experiencing upper abdominal pain (side: right) , shoulder pain (quality: under the right shoulder) and fatigue. The following also describe...
I have heavy and sore breasts, lower back pain, right hip pain, cramps and sleepiness. Could this be pregnancy?
I got diagnosed with patellar tendinitis Thurs.& I am to wear a brace for the nxt 3 weeksI have pain when I take my brace off at nite. Is that normal?
I have been having left hip pain (constant and achey) and enlarged groin lymph node on same said. X-ray was normal and so were blood tests. Any ideas?
I hav osteoarthritis in my right knee which ws found after a fall I also hav pain in left knee both thumbs & now in my low back is this osteoarthritis?
I began weight lifting heavy again after a partial menisectomy last April. Is the swelling I have from using it more frequently again? Will ice help?
I have 3 bulging discs, DDD, stenosis, Si joint disease. Besides surgery. Alternatives? I have had shots and chiropractic care and physical therapy.
I got vicryl sutures for an acl reconstruction 8 weeks ago. There is a bump on the patella where the bioabsorbable suture is internally. Will it heal?
I have hip dysplasia what do you recommend?
Iontophoresis vs cortisone injection for really bad sesamoiditis? PT hasn't helped, MRI & XRAYS clean. walking boot help or is that just for fracture
I was diagnosed w a stress reaction for medial shin pain. I don't think it's the right diagnosis. What are the diff btwn stress fracture and reaction?
I had medial meniscus tear repaired 4 1::2 months ago, I still have pain and a knot where the repair was, it is painful to the touch, is this normal?
I hurt my wrist really badly and I can't feel anything but pain. My fingers are numb and swollen. My wrist is burning and swollen. I have iced it and ?
I had knee arthroscopy on Dec 6, 2016 to remove plica. started walking soon and over stressed it in the 6th week. Now 10wks post op, always painful ?
I am experiencing knee stiffness and knee weakness. The following also describes me: Difficulty walking. What should I do?
I'm 7.5 weeks post hallux rigidus and bone spur removal. The tip and underside of big toe is numb and tingles. Also my
big toe now touches the 2nd to?
I had a lateral release and chondroplasty on my left knee on 5::20::16. I have knee pain, bend to 87 and extension to 10 and little weight bearing.
I have had left shoulder pain that radiates down my arm for over 5 weeks now. I went to the orthopedist and was told I have cervical radiculpathy. I ?
Knee pain when bending, knee stiffness and leg tingling back of knee and front of knee are swollen no fever not red its been a month since this started the back of my leg hurts when i walk around any ideas??? I have no insurance so plz help!!.
Knee injury wrestling, week later no pain bit of instability, can walk fine, coach thinks 2-3 grade ACL tear could that be possible without much pain?
Latral Menisectomy left me with a bum knee at a young age. How well do Meniscal Allografts work? Can I continue skiing and playing sports with one?
MRI reports a high grade partial tear at the lateral epicondyle insertion involving more than 50 % of the tendon, Does this need surgery?
My left leg is really swollen just started swelling up yesterday its painful and i have had several knee surgeries to. Should I go to ER?
My pcp Dr gave me Norco 10 for knee injury. My rheumatologist gave me Flexeril 5mg BID. Can you take both of them. At the same time or space it out.
My Arthogram MRI showed no evidence of labral tearing, but moderate supraspinatus tendinopathy. I was injured at work almost 6 years ago and it's neve?
Negative EMG - Diagnosed with Ulnar Neuropathy. Is surgery still beneficial as a preventative measure (to avoid muscle wasting) at this stage?
On and off bone pain for years in my left leg. I have hip tendonitis, pfps & medial plica syndrome in the same leg. Should I see my orth or a waste?
Shoulder muscle weakness, popping::Snapping sound in joint, shoulder pain, shoulder dropped lower than other, pain lifting & moving. What's wrong?
Should I get an MRI to confirm plica syndrome? I have the choice of seeing if it calms down or an MRI. My concern is the excessive popping::Pain.
Started Loestrin week ago. Have right hip pain for 5 days now. Feels like ovulation. Related? (Im not sex active. UTI, appendicitis ruled out by dr).
Severe hip pain that travels down my leg and into my feet. I had a hemilaminectomy in my L5 S1 15 years ago and my scar is burning...
Two years ago I had hip surgery. Lately we have noticed my knee is sort of caving in, the leg goes inwards at the knee area. Why is this? And what
Tennis elbow - started 2 months ago. How often should shockwave therapy be done? Is once a week enough or 3 times a week more effective?
Will I need surgery for scapular dyskenesis? I just got diagmosed with it. I have worked in a factory for 27 years repetitive arm movement
What type of cardio can I do while I wait for my MRI on my knee. Prilimary diagnosis is torn menescus?
When I was ten I broke my left femur bone and dislocated my left knee and now I'm 16 and I'm still having problems with it like swelling and numbness?
While standing up (vertically ) my right hip hurts and right foot numb & tingling. What?
What exercises should I avoid due to my cervical herniated discs and arthritis in shoulders?
What level of pain associated with severe hip osteoarthritis rel to severe avascular necrosis resulting in progressive bilateral hip deformities.
What does it mean when mri says asymmetric marrow edema with grade 3 marrow edema in the distal clavicle on a shoulder mri report?
What are good exercises for shoulder tendinitis? Also should I use hot or cold compressions?
What to do and what not to do if one develops tennis elbow condition?
What are the symptoms for a medial shin stress fracture vs a stress reaction?