Answers in 'Orthopedic surgery'
A few months ago had sob and chest pain. high d dimer, negative chest ct. now calf pain could still be a blood clot? why else high d dimer?
A small bump around 2 cm on hip bone. a bit hurt when its touched (only hurt on the bump). i found it a few days ago, i'm worry a lot. pls help.
All blood work normal. Neck cracks when I turn my head, pain radiates to my arms, wrists, and hands. Arthritis? Shingles?
Abnormal ANA results, doctor did a rheumatoid factor test and it came back borderline (14) i have very very dry eyes and a constant fluctuating fever of 37.7-38.7nearly every day and night, swollen hands aching joints&numbness in hands arms legs&feet?
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?
Been bitten by an insect now hand is swollen?
Been having lower back pain in the spine area for 6 months now the pain is in the rectum with pressure did a x ray it shows nothing should more test be done and my sister was just diagnosed with a spinal tumor stage 4 thanks?
Chest cramps in the breast area. One side only. One spot only. Occasional cramps throughout the day. It's been 5 days ?
Could "Tennis Leg" present with a positive Thompson's Test and swelling around ankle thereby resembling and Achilles rupture?
Dignosed RA lastyear, prescribed methotrexate for 1 year. but stopped taking them after 10months. no pain now, gained lot weight,what can be reason?
Does icing helps Planters Fibroma? was wearing unsupportive sneakers for a long time ( ugh) I finally bought good sneakers and orthotics.
Dry cough with crackling in the throat with ear infections on both ears. I've coughed so much my rib cage hurts so bad. Dr gave me antibiotics & cough?
Does bazuka clear a wart I have been treating mine on my thumb for 5 weeks on advice of my doctor how long should I wait before another appointment?
F::57 I have this strong pain in my lower left pelvis that radiates to the upper left buttock it shoot down my left upper leg. what can this be?
Fell on my knees10 wks ago.Had x-rays on my right knee.No fracture on it.It still hurts when I walk&has some numbness sometimes.Today,I danced(did some "twist dancing"&other)for about 25-30 minutes.Can the dance reinjure my knee?Pain didn't get worse
Got very mild hamstrg strain playng sport 24 hrs ago (barely noticed it). doing PRICE since +ibup. Don't feel pain. When ok to resume light activity?
HELP!! I think I will die. Had bad leg::Hip pain for 3 weeks now. Only when moving or bearing weight on it. Sore head now.. blood clot? Travelled?
Had a work accident 10 weeks ago.Fell on my hands,nose,&knees.Had x-rays.No fracture on right knee&suspicion of a fracture on left wrist.Some numbness on right leg sometimes.Both parts still hurt.Which specialist should I see for my wrist&knee pain?
Hi, MRI says "left paracentral disc protrusion at L5-S1 causing significant compression of left neural tissue" Is this serious? What are my options
Had to strain a little for BM. Afterwards, been having discomfort between shoulder blades and right side. No other symptoms.
How do you tell the locational difference between appendix and ovary pain? Dull pain in lower right abdomen apprx 5in diagonal from bellyB to hip bone
Hx of degenerative disc disease and had 3 recent episodes of loss of strength in both legs and I fall but am aware its coming
no nerve impinged?
Had LFT TEST. DIRECT BILIRUBIN 0.4 mg::Dl, GGT 301, ALT 170, ALP 149 and AST 44. Plz explain y?
Had arthroscopy for "lateral tilt&subluxation of patella w:: flexion-extension. A lateral retinacular release was performed w:: VAPR." How long to heal?
I was playing hockey and was goalie and bent my knee awkwardly and heard a loud pop. Now my knee swells when being active wether walking, running, or ?
I had turf toe before, but I'm not sure what is happening. My toe hurts like it is turf toe but it keeps coming back at random times pretty frequently?
I am experiencing back pain (severity: severe) (side: both) , curved spine (quality: one shoulder higher) and back tenderness to touch. my curve is 42 degrees when just 3 years ago it was 21 degrees. Is bracing an option? Will they do surgery?
I am experiencing cough (worsened by: in the evening, at night and pain just down my right collarbone whenever I take deep breaths. I was diagnosized with bronchitis but my question is, it is common to feel pain on the upper side of one lung?
Is it wrong for bone graft material to overlap on adjacent teeth;my bone line is uneven now;is this easy to fix? One of the teeth has a tempt crown.
I am experiencing knee pain, popping or snapping sound from knee joint, shoulder and hips. I went to see two doctors that performed blood tests including one for arthritis but were unable to find anything... I eat very healthy now but still in pain.
I am experiencing breast pain (sharp stabninng ad achy) in both breast but mostly left. Travels throughout breast but most of the time on top right and breast bone area. Including nipple sensitivity in both breast back pain all over back shoulders?
I had a opperation and a put a screw in my scaphoid 8 month ago and i am now getting pins and needles in my thumb and index finger?
I am experiencing body aches, arm pain, hand pain and wrist pain. The following also describe me: Finger tingling, Hand numbness, Numbness or ting...
I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort when i breathe deep. I also have severe feelings of indigestion. This started after painful vomiting twice. Sternum feels heavy and almost as if air is trapped. Right pectoral is now twitching rapidly.
I am experiencing lower leg pain, difficulty walking and leg pain. The following also describes me: Pain shooting down the leg. What should I do?
I have a small soft bump that seems to move from under the collar bone to above it when I raise my chin. Ever since my workout two days ago it's sore.
I have a torn rotator cuff and have been doing PT all of a sudden pain has gotten worse and arm is now 2 inches longer is that because of the injury?
Is it factual that your bones, spines and ribcage shift, i am studying biosience and dont understand the connection of skeletal muscles to pelvic musc?
I am having an episode of severe itching all over my body, including scalp. I am diabetic, high cholesterol, some kind of arthritis or gout, on meds?
It's been two weeks since I've sprained my ankle the swelling hasn't gone yet how long will it take and what if it's still there I can walk on it?
I have a small bump just above the little toe, doesn't hurt. Ganglion cyst? which I have had on my wrist for some years as well.
I am experiencing ankle pain. The following also describes me: Ankle weakness. What should I do?
I am experiencing neck pain, wrist pain, arm pain, finger pain and bruising (quality: bruising easily) .
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 twisted my ankle, and now have a deep red line near the ankle bone. Is it possible its broken? Or sprained?
I have a pain in my tailbone that I broke about 10 years ago I was consistlanty doing heaving lifting over 12 months and hurt it again?
I have water in my knee. Is there a way to make it go down because I can't bend my knee past 90 degrees?
I CAN TAKE A PICTURE OF HER SWOLLEN HAND?
I'm 25 no health pro, I'm having pain n my right leg around my calf::Knee no swelling just Lil pain that comes n goes. Started today. Hurts to walk on ?
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 ?
I had spinal fusion L-3&L4
In march 2017.
I'm having electrical pain in my legs,feet and toes. Water therapy makes it worse.. could it be inflammatio?
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 began to experience left foot pain when walking yesterday. Pain is towards the heel, and is mild. No pain at all when walking up stairs. What to do?
I have a lot of pain around the hip area when walking trying to sleep and sometimes when sitting. Getting up I have to stand for a few moments.
I went to a chiro & he adjuster my neck with an instrument. I now have a ringing in my ears and comes and goes and if I bend over my head feels full?
I have been in pain for 4 months now...it hurts the most when I get up after sitting for awhile on my right side right above my buttocks and lower bac?
I am a male. I feel a severe pain beneath my right breast. pain worsens as I cough, sneeze, walk, it goes on up to the right lower back.What caused it?
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 33 old female with upper epigastric pain under xiphoid process. Better in the morning, worse by evening, I have mid lt back pain near spine. I have had neg. abd. Ct, upper endo, stool test, lipase and abd UL 4 months ago. Symptoms still persist?
I am experiencing abdominal mass below left rib cage just off center. It feels to be an inch or so in size. It does not move and is sore to touch.
I turned on my ankle and am now icing it. How do I know if it's sprained? I sprained my other ankle 25 years ago and that pain was so much worse and
I have ra in both needs if I have knee replacements will that do away with the ra in my knees?
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.
Joint pain an weakness possible bite?
Lower back pops near butt crack when I move my legs-especially lying down and cross::Uncross legs. What is this? Can cause bowel problems?
Looking for information on how quickly bone heals in a spinal surgery.
Lately my cheek has been twitching a lot and my upper lip has been twitching alot?
M::47...blood tests all normal. Neck pain, cracks when I turn or lower head, pain in forearms, wrists, and shoulders. Shingles? Arthritis? Discs?
My husband had an MRI he had back surgery 18 yrs ago on L4L5. And like I said had MRI yesterday then CT today because they saw dark spot on spine?
M::47...Neck cracks when I turn head. Scalp, forehead pain::Tingling, CT::Mri's on head::Brain normal. All blood work normal. Arthritis? Discs? Help!
My left foot slipped off of an 8" step horizontally. Could I have fractured my fibula?
Other than pain, can Osteoarthritis make a person feel unwell, or tired? Thanks!
Pain in left shoulder blade that radiates down left arm. Has been off and on over the past week or so. Could this be heart related?
Pain under right scapula. Worse when taking a deep breath and relieved somewhat when I put my right arm over my head. Worsens while sleeping. Ideas?
Physical therapy what is needed had t12 compression fracture no osteporosis pain when walking?
So if i took my flexril at 8am this morning would i be ok to have a few drinks after 9pm?
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
Severe lateral foot & ankle pain when walking & standing, painful to touch & at rest, slight ankle swelling w:: popping sound. 2 weeks since injury.
Small muscle spasms. Random locations and time duration. 3+ years of having them.
Should I worry about cancer if I had a single head ct scan 8 years ago, kidney Xray 5 years ago,spine Xray and mri 1year ago chest X-ray 1 month ago
Sharp pain in my left side of my back above the hip bone?
Stood on one foot for 20-30 min. while rinsed cut on other foot. Now hamstring pain. Tear? Or just muscle strain from standing on one foot too long?
Took a fall directly on my kneecap 4 days ago the pain and stiffness is getting worse each day. I'm 74 years old.. Should I get it xrayed ?
Treatment for mallet finger?
Told to come back in 6mos to f::U on tiny,cystic mass at left Parotid tail, there for at least 7yrs,too tiny to biopsy.Healthy,36fm.Shld I get 2nd opn?
Vas.Dr, blocked sub clavicle artery, 1 of 4 arteries to brain has reversed blood flow and is trying to supply L arm w::Blood. Said I need neurosurgeon? What would be the procedure to remedy this?
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
Wrist pain where back of hand meets arm and in line with the middle finger. No swelling, no movement possible, throbbing pain that's not going away?
Would a 1.5 cm full-thickness tear of the achilles tendon at the musculotendinous junction that runs vertically along the tendon....require surgery?
What to do with a chip bone in the shin?
What is a ossified lesion with a benign osteoma or old calcified meningioma in the r frontal region of my brain?
When I do leg raises my right hip joint is painful and big toe feels like burning sensation. Can it be a pinched nerve or arthritis?
Why do I decipher if my breast lump is a cyst and not a pulled muscle?
What does it mean if my left eyebrow keeps twitching? Its been twitching for the past 2 weeks now, its really bugging me, is there anyway 2 stop it?
What is the bulging vein on kneecap?
What is photopenia involving femoral head?
What does photopenia of femoral head mean?
Yesterday I woke up with diarrhoea and painful stomach cramps. Throughout the day, I developed muscle aches all over (flu-like) and went quite dizzy. Could it be the norovirus? My symptoms have improved today (no longer achey or dizzy).