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Osteocondritis freibergs

A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Krulak
23 years experience Family Medicine
Possible: Freiberg Disease is a painful collapse of the articular surface of the second metatarsal head. It may be associated either with or without trauma. I ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
A very rare Bird.: Understand that this "disease" is rare to begin with. It typically affects adolescent girls. It can affect boys , but a reduced (5:1) ratio. It genera ... Read More
Dr. Darrell Latva
42 years experience Podiatry
RARE: It would be interesting if this were looked at through an MRI and histologically,, to D/Dx from a normal variant and fracture, or unstable metatarsus ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
44 years experience Urology
Likely no effect: Several forms of commercially-produced liquid collagen are found in beauty products and nutritional supplements and less often as a bodybuilding suppl ... Read More
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Dr. David Trettin
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No effect: I understand u have freiberg's but consuming liquid collagen after your orthopedic surgery likely will have little on no effect on your outcome.Best o ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
@ Ur age it's no goo: -d, U need to protect it, & as long as U eat a healthy diet, all U can do is wait.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Hendrix
27 years experience Podiatry
2nd metatarsal : You should discuss this with your surgeon. A lot depends on the procedural approach to your problem and your results. Recovery and recuperation can be ... Read More
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Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
It depends...: On if the surgery was a total metatarsal head resection, partial head resection, head remodeling, joint replacement, etc.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
It can improve: There are 5 stages of Freiberg and I, II, III can improve without surgery. There are no simple sloutions for where you are with it. If the boo ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Osteochondritis: Osteochondritis dissecans usually is the result of an injury where a piece of cartilage and bone detaches. It is more common in young men and in the k ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Decreased blood flow: The cause of osteochondritis dissecans may be a reduction in blood flow to the end part of a bone. The reduced blood supply can be from repeated small ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Freiberg disease: iIt is an avascular necrosis of the head of the second metatarsal. See a podiatrist for help
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Some symptoms: Pain might be aggravated by physical activity.Joint popping or locking.Joint weakening. Decreased range of motion. Swelling and tenderness.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Freiberg's Disease: This is a condition that affects pubescent girls. There is usually osteonecrosis of the head of the second metatarsal bone. Treatment depends on what ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk to sugeon: Anticipation of surgery. The surgeon should be able to afford reasonable expectations of recovery. Talk to the surgeon have your questions ready.

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