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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
And?: What is your question about it?
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Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
X-ray: Have an x-ray taken to check for a fracture.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grant Linnell
23 years experience Radiology
Yes, but...: Adult bones are stiff and children's bones are somewhat malleable. Therefore, when an adult breaks a bone, it usually breaks all the way through. In ... Read More
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Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Bone contusion.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Sorry am unable --: To understand the question clearly. There is no such thing, that i know, called sitz bone. The bones we sit on are the ischiums. Sitz baths are used ... Read More
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Commonest fracture: In the United States in persons under the age of 75 years the most frequent fracture is a colles fracture (just above the wrist). Over the age of 75 ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Bone: If it were corrected, it would need to be surgically.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Yes they can: If a screw is removed after a fracture has healed, the remaining hole fills in with bone.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Unusual, but yes: Listeria usually is opportunistic pathogen causing meningitis (infxn of membranes covering the brain) or bacteremia (infxn in bloodstream), but there ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Neelu Mehra
27 years experience Family Medicine
Excercise: Resistance exercises, strength training and swimming can help you increase your bone strength
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meenakshi Bhuvaneswar
56 years experience Pediatrics
Thigh bone : The femur or the thigh bone is the longest and strongest bone in the body and has an average length of 19.9 inches
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on where: One can break the same bone twice, but the likelihood of having the break occur in the same exact location is low since the healed fracture is often t ... Read More

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