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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience in Neurosurgery
Compression fracture: Compression fractures of the spine are most related to trauma and what happens is the vertebral body, a bony structure in your spine becomes "compress ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Compression fracture: A compression facture is a comression factor disorder.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shon Cook
Dr. Shon Cook answered
16 years experience in Neurosurgery
Pain: Compression fractures are painful at the site of the fracture. Most heal on their own without any intervention. A brace can be worn for comfort to t ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience in Hand Surgery
Compression fracture: Fracture of a bone from longitudinal force, usually referred to in the spine.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Armstrong
26 years experience in Neurosurgery
Worsening: The biggest concern with compression fractures is continued or worsening collapse of the vertebrae. Follow up with your neurosurgeon or orthospine su ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Usually bracing/time: Most compression fractures are treated with bracing for 6 to 8 weeks and pain. Follow the advice of your treating doctor.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience in Sports Medicine
compression fracture: Most fractures in any location heal...But that doesn't mean that the deformity from the compression will reverses itself, nor does it mean that all sy ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience in Family Medicine
Sure can be: Any vertebral fracture has the potential to be bad. Compression fractures, depending on the cause, can create lots of problems. Among them are pinched ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Bartl
27 years experience in Neurosurgery
Chronic Fracture: Vertebroplasty is a non-invasive procedure in which bone cement is injected into the vertebral body and is commonly done for osteoporotic compression ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience in Family Medicine
Quite often: Could start as a simple pain. Please see doctor, because is not that simple to diagnose and treat pain.

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