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A 9-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Broken Bones: Without knowing the results of the radiographs, it is hard to advise you. We're use to virtually immediate results here in the US, not 3 to 5 days. I ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
42 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Yes: Sometimes a bone fracture takes a week to show up on an X-ray. If it still hurts at that time, get a new X-ray.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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GetBackOnYourChair..: Break or no break, keep off it for a few days (rent some crutches) 'till you can start to walk and if you can't after, say, a week or ten days, get a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Lizerbram
40 years experience Podiatry
Fracture, arthritis: A lateral, oblique and mortise view would show any abnormalities..ie. fracture, arthritis or abnormal articulation.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Blake Miller
13 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Maybe: Depends on your injury. Many times weight-bearing films can be helpful, but not always necessary. There are subtle findings in non-weight-bearing film ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
23 years experience Sports Medicine
More eval/testing: With that type of pain, you will benefit from a very detailed exam to uncover the cause of your symptoms. It's difficult to advise you of the potentia ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
Likely: If she has been weight bearing we know by looking at cast and x-ray if displaced. She may have caused herself a lot of problems.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Need a medical exam: You have likely sprained your ankle joint. This could mean a ligament injury short of breaking your ankle bones.You will get much relief and a healthi ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
The main indicator-: -is solid healing on X-rays. Also if there is no pain. If the reduction is solid & no hardware crosses the syndesmosis (sp), I let patients that ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Rupture: Although you have torn ATFL/CFL in prior injury, if healed it is unlikely to do this again. Therapy reasonable and make sure close follow up with ort ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
32 years experience Podiatry
Metatarsalgia: That is a big fancy word for pain in the ball of the foot, metatarsal(s) specifically. It can arise from overuse, worn out/ faulty shoes, foot structu ... Read More
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