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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Ultrasound: Not a gimmick! although no treatment is infallible, ultrasound treatment of fractures has been shown to help in bone healing. This is mostly used in ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Follow MDs direction: Your treating orthopaedic surgeon will work with oyu to maximized the healing potential for your specific fracture taking into account your overall me ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Calcium vitamin D: Depending on your general health this is the first thing to. There are other medications your doctor might want to do.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Less pain: Ideally, after the fracture heals, you will have full motion and no pain.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Stop Femara (letrozole): Hello, unusual to read that a 17 year old male is taking Femara. Femara/letrozole is an estrogen inhibitor and used to treat breast cancer in women. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Unlikley unless: You injure the fracture. I.E. The chemical and physical response in the body will not interfere with this. As with any physical activity the important ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Healing: If you have not seen a leg specialist you must go as soon as possible. If you have seen the specialist and things have not improved you must let him/h ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Lat mal fx: Ultimately should be answered by your doctor. Try giving them a call. Most true avulsion fractures of lat mal are very stable and often don't even nee ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carl Zooberg
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
IM nailing of tibia: Intramedullary nailing of a tibial fracture is usually, depending on the fracture, the best way to surgically fix the fracture, and it causes less mus ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
44 years experience Family Medicine
No a big problem: Ffinish you treatment for now.

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