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torn quad muscle surgery

A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: Yes, generally it is possible to overstretch. The likelihood you ripped the repair is probably low, and it would also depend on which piece of cartila ... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Effusions: As mentioned in the previous answer an effusion, which causes excess fluid to fill the joint are most likely causing the acute symptoms. But, the rea ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Be patient: Typical muscular quad strains require 8-12 weeks to recover from. Limited activities should be followed during this time period. Regular walking is ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Physical Therapy: The surgeon who performed you ankle surgery can refer you for physical therapy. This will help build up your muscles as well as help with mobility an ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Tibial plateau : Definately concerning for nerve injury at time of fracture. Which muscles are atrophied. At 3 years it sounds like it will probably be permanent.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jake Heiney
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
ACL Soccer Time: Your orthopaedic surgeon and you will have to decide when the right time to return is, but typically you do not need to be 100%.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hanford Brace
52 years experience Family Medicine
Not Exactly: There is only one doc to answer that question and that is the orthopedic surgeon. He knows exactly what he did and how long you should delay playing ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Acl: No it does not have i be 100% but at least 75% compared to your other leg would be good. You can request an isokinetic (cybex) test to determine what ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
28 years experience Pain Management
No: A neurologist is not a surgeon. A neurosurgeon or a spine surgeon would be the specialties that would operate on a spinal nerve that is being compress ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Maybe: If your cysts are responsible for "nerve pain", and are associated with nerve root distribution numbness, weakness, and/or muscle atrophy, there may b ... Read More

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