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proximal hamstring avulsion

A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Trettin
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Sorry to hear of your injury. Repair of hamstring avulsion injuries w/ the displacement u describe is indicated in high - performance athletes where t ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on which-: -finger is injured. If the MF, RF, taping 2 the adjacent fingers will do well. Also if the LF. Thumb & index usually need splitting or cast.
Dr. Steven Brown
39 years experience Hand Surgery
Casting: Injurys to the MP ulnar collateral ligament of thumb are much more common, "gamekeepers thumb", and often seen with avulsion fractures these require s ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Hutchinson
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Eccentric training: The best evidence comes from norway which would suggest eccentric strengthening program where your hamstrings work while they are getting longer.....E ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Patney
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: That would depend on the location of the avulsion . It might be repaired or observed depending on the location, duration and activity level of the pa ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It is not bad if : Treated well. The most important part of the treatment in my opinion is body tapping of the two fingers.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Arbes
44 years experience Podiatry
Shin splints: Shin splints can occur in this area. If you were to draw a line from you tibial tuberosity to the proximal head of the fibula, just below the halfway ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
You may have : Pain, swelling etc or you might be perfectly okay....everyone is different. The size of the fracture may matter and he etiology might Matter. Ideally, ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Deep venouthrombosis: Dvt deep venous thrombosis. Blood clot in deep veins legs pelvis. Risk factors immobilization orthopedic surgery . Clinically higher risk for event pr ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Brace works.: Brace works good.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Buddy Taping/6 weeks: Non displaced fracture is treated with Buddy Taping and rigit sole shoes to limit joint movements.Buddy taping is taping the fractured toe to the next ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Meskin
29 years experience Podiatry
Bone contusions: Bone contusions can take many months to fully resolve of symptoms. Bone fractures ordinarily take 6 weeks to heal.
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