Answers in 'Pediatric orthopedic surgery'
8 year old begin complaining of back pain and xray shows 11 degrees of levoscoliosis of thoracolumbar spine from approximately T9 through L3?
Are there any rare diseases that cause one's bones to NEVER fuse? Do any diseases cause spine to keep growing (adding 2-3 inches in ht) even after 37?
Bilateral shin pain. Bad during the day, worse at night.
Been feeling pain around the adductor(closer to pelvis)when apply force::Weight on to right leg as if it was a bruise.any tips?::How do I make it heal?
Can I bungee jump after a spinal surgery for scoliosis which was done 15 years ago?
Custom orthotics caused more pain with metatarsus adductus. Shoes don't fit my foot shape correctly and also cause pain. What else can I do?
Can a car wreck cause a slight dextroscoliosis of the thoracic spine?
The vehicle's frame was broken and the car hit on one side.
Child complains for a second day that a calf on one leg hurts and now also an ankle, limping for 2 days no swelling, redness and not hot. What is it?
Can a bulging lumbar disc in teen cause scoliosis to develop? If no, please explain thank you
Can you have an operation to reduce your height? I am a 5ft9 girl and hate my height so much.
Does Rolfing help in fixing scoliosis because I've heard many people who told said they have had there curves decreased is this true please explain?
Do adults with cerebral palsy do this to pass stool and urine?, literally force and push it out manually with a finger?, I'm tired of this, help.
Have spina bifida and both my arms go numb and feel heavy is this normal?
Has anybody heard of Rolfing to correct the scoliosis?
Has anybody heard of Rolfing and does it work to correct scoliosis? Please lmk
Having a colonoscopy. Have veiny, stretchy skin, flexible fingers, had scoliosis surgery, and bad bladder. Should I check for EDS before colonoscopy?
Hi , I was wondering if it's safe for me to be an exotic dancer with scoliosis. I've had surgery but they straighten 90% of my spine back.
How does one get short legs? Is it only genetic or outside factors or both? Please be specific.
How much lenght of a leg get "lost" if someone has a coxarthrosis on one side of the hip? A few millimeter? Thank you!
How to fix a lumbar bulging disc for a 17 year old? (no surgery)
Hi, I have been prescribed pregabalin for my scoliosis pain
Usually I receive LYRICA from the chemists
But today, my fault for going to a different c?
Hi i lool after a child whos both feet turn out wards when they walk and sit down is there anything i could do to help them and their feet straighten.
Hi my name is laila. I am from Melbourne Australia. please could i know roughly as to how much knock knee surgery would cost?
I heard of a middle-aged lady that did Rolfing and her spine curvature went down so much now she doesn't even have scoliosis anymore please respond?
I have a lump near my collarbone and neck on my left side what can this be.Could it be scoliosis ?
I have scoliosis can you fix scoliosis or lessen the degree of curvature ?
I think I have scoliosis is it possible to fix scoliosis?
I go to college with someone with cerebral palsy. He has normal IQ but makes loud noises (he can't communicate with words) Why does he do this?
I have S curve scoliosis and my vertabrea is protruding in my middle back. Cannot sit in chair without bumping it and sit on my tailbone. Any sugge?
I have Ehler Danlos Syndrome&fibromyalgia Excruciating pain.CAN'T function daily life.Can you HELP ?
I'm diagnosed with AVN in my hip I don't want to take opioids and I live in a state were med marijunana is legal would that be an option pre::Post op?
I'm diagnosed with AVN in my hip and I'm going to have it replaced and I was wondering if med marijunana would be an option pre::Post op for pain?
I am 16. I have had a swollen left ankle for 5ys. It comes and goes but I have noticed that when I drink water it swells up even more. X ray was clear?
I have pain in my leg which feels identical to growing pains I would get as a younger kid I am 18 years old now - is this that or something else?
If I jump a lot but heavily land on the floor, would the great impact between my leg and the floor make my leg shorter? Would my upper body get longer
I just ran a mile in four laps. By the first lap, I started get pain on my lower shins. It felt heavy to pick my legs up and down. Like shin splints?
I have flat feet, caused knock knees, bones developed so twist in at 90 degree angle inwards. Been to podiatry, had physio, what else can be done? Xx
I think I have internal tibial torsion. I have very bad overpronation, knock knees and shins twist in at 90 degree angle. Does this sound possible.
I'm 25 and have trouble with my legs. I can sit in what they call the 'W' position without pain. What could it be because of?
I am experiencing knee pain and wrist pain. Pain persists several days after a workout. Shin splints happen when take a walk for at least 20 minutes. Dull::Warm pain happens randomly in the middle of my knee (under the cap).
What should I do?
I have 3-4 inch bowlegs. Is that considered severe and is it going to cause problems in my knees, feet, or ankles ? I'm 16 years old. Should I fix it?
I am experiencing constant aching in right hip. Worsens at times especially during running.
I am experiencing severe back pain and neck strain I have klippel feil and scoliosis what can I do about the pain?
I am experiencing neck strain, severe back pain and curved spine (quality: one shoulder higher) . I have scoliosis my bones are way different on side?
I am a guy who is desperate to grow taller but unfortunately my growth plates have closed is there any way for me to grow some more?
Is there a link between agent orange and muscular dystrophy? I found out through genetic testing that I am a carrier. So, can Agent Orange aggravate a
I have osgood schlatters.but lately, my knee has been hurting on the inner side when I bend it.also kneecap feels weak.can I still play vball.crutches?
I have scoliosis and whenever I do pushups it hurts my back. Is that a bad thing?
I have a growing rock hard lump on the lower part of my left shoulder blade and if I press, lay down, or move my left arm it hurts?
I had scoliosis surgery with a rod implanted in 1988. Is it ok to with infrared sauna therapy ?
I'm FTM transgender. I want to have metoidioplasty in the future, but I have Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type 3. Could I still have the metoidioplasty?
I have scoliosis, disk compression, and minor back & knee pain. MRI shows cartilage wear, osteopinia. What about stem cell therapy?
I fractured my wrist last year whilst ice skating but it's still extremely painful. What should I do? The initial x-ray showed nothing.
I had scoliosis surgery and have 2 rods in the top of my spine. This was 6 years ago. Could I skydive?
I was diagnosed with scoliosis of lower spine and told surgery would not help the pain. It that true?
I had a chest Xray today for a cough. Results say Mild lower thoracic scoliosis convexity to the right. Should I be concerned? Also, mild bronchitis.
I have hip dysplasia what do you recommend?
Klippel feil no scoliosis but bones are set high and out on right side dr thought they were formed that way but wasn't like this a year ago any Idea?
My son was just diagnosed with a buckle fx of his thumb. it's at the distal phangeal and does not involve the growth plate. It happened this past Sun?
My leg inseam is 68-69cm long and my total height is 153cm. Does this mean I have a long torso::Upper body? If I lengthen legs12cm will it look normal?
My Son is experiencing leg pain and lower leg pain. The following also describes him: Calf pain. What should he do?
My thigh, knees and bottom of legs twist inward but my foot is straight. Had pain in knee and hips. What could the twisting be caused by? Help!
My knee has been hurting due to osd.but lately it started hurting on the inner side. No swelling.could this be my mcl or meniscus wht do I do?Crutches
My doctor has prescribed me levofloaxacin 750 mg one pill everyday for 30 days? Are 30 days too long ? Im afraid of the side effects it may cause
My daughter fell outside and started crying that her knee hurt so bad. She had to be carried in because she stated she couldn't walk. ?
My 13 year old son has a detached glute muscle and a fracture to his hip is this common?
My 3 month baby has fully recovered from erb's palsy. Can erb's be sign of cerebral palsy? She sometimes archs back while feeding. She has acid reflux
Mid back and rib cage pain. Flares up with wearing bra, certain movement. Had Shingles in July. Also have scoliosis. Is this thoracic spine or nerves?