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Can deformed bone be cured?

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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Bone: If it were corrected, it would need to be surgically.
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Depends : [profile indicates possible rheumatoid deformity of hands]. If you have this condition a cure may not be available. But our hand and plastic surgeons do an amazing job in getting the hands looking as close to normal as possible; not just cosmetics, but actual gain in function. Need to be on better meds than Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) 200 & mtx 7.5 to slow down further damage.

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