A 16-year-old female asked:
what are good treatment options for bone marrow edema of the foot?
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Podiatry 14 years experience
Bone marrow edema: One of the best options for bone marrow Edema of a bone in the foot is to offload the area. Bone marrow Edema is a precursor to a possible stress fracture.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
What does subcortical bone marrow edema in the foot mean?
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Family Medicine 32 years experience
Bark: Cortex is latin for "bark" so cortical is the bark
or outer layer of the bone. Subcortical edema
is swelling below the cortex. It usually is indicative of a bone that has been bent but not broken.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
What's the definition of subcortical bone marrow edema in the foot?
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Podiatry 9 years experience
Subcortical edema: The cortex of bone is the outer layer. Subcortical means below the cortex. The term means you are suffering from bruising of the bone.
5144 viewsAnswered Apr 30, 2018
Last updated Nov 27, 2017
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