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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See below: Idiopathic is simply a fancy term to say that we do not know what the cause is. In this case, this would be a very general term that states that the p ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Idiopathic: This is musculoskeletal pain for which no cause has been found.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Hajnik
17 years experience in Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Challenging: This is a diagnosis of exclusion, meaning that no other diagnosis can be found. If may require a long workup.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Musculoskeletal pain: Musculoskeletal pain = discomfort of bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons or their associated nerves.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Kayvanfar
32 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Musculoskeletal pain: It is musculoskeletal pain of unknown causation. It simply means that your doctor has not figured out what its is the source of your pain. Sometimes ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience in Gynecology
Chiropractic: This is essentially what chiropractors treat. Unfortunately, if you are moving, you can subluxate your vertebrae.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stacey Jaff
26 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Amplified pain.: This pain syndrome is more common (or more documented) in children. When a painful stimulus is experienced, the body doesn't process the message in t ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience in Neurosurgery
It can contribute: Poor posture can contribute to both low back and neck pain. This can in turn lead to severe musculoskeletal pain.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience in Pharmacy
YEs it can: This drug belongs to a class of drugs called bisphosphonates and is used for osteoporosis and other bone related problems. Nusculosketal pain is commo ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Need to see a doc: There are many causes for a person to have any kind of pain. Therefore one size does not fit all. This is why it is important to see a doctor, prefera ... Read More
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