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Can be done to fix my protruding chin?

Can be done to fix my protruding chin?

Several options: A critical question is whether your teeth fit together normally. If they do, a genioplasty can be done: the bone of the chin is cut and recessed to yield a more normal profile. If not, the problem may not be isolated to your chin but may be caused by an abnormal relationship between your upper and lower jaws. See a craniofacial, plastic or facial plastic surgeon with experience in this area. ...Read more

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What can be done for excessively protruding inner labia?

What can be done for excessively protruding inner labia?

Normal: That is a normal variation and nothing needs to be done. If it becomes painful, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a protruding sternum, is there anything that can be done?

I have a protruding sternum, is there anything that can be done?

Yes: A protruding sternum also known as "pigeon chest" or pectus carinatum can be traeted by means of an external pressure brace. These are made by a licensed orthotist. If used afithfully will cause resolution in 3-6 months. Sometimes surgery may be required if the defect is assymetric. ...Read more

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The left side of my chin and tongue went numb a week ago. I have all my wisdom teeth, however one has started protruding. Same side. Is it related?

The left side of my chin and tongue went numb a week ago. I have all my wisdom teeth, however one has started protruding. Same side. Is it related?

Probably not : You need to see a doctor anytime you have numbness of any part of your body. Wisdom teeth usually cause pain and tightness-not numbness. Please seek medical attention. ...Read more

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I tore my ACL and i haven't done anything about it cause i'm in sports, but my knee is bony and protruding, can the musle shrink? I was skating in hockey, and i changed directions, quite quickly, my knee gave out and i fell to the ground hearing a popping

I tore my ACL and i haven't done anything about it cause i'm in sports, but my knee is bony and protruding, can the musle shrink? I was skating in hockey, and i changed directions, quite quickly, my knee gave out and i fell to the ground hearing a popping

Likely Quad atrophy: After an acl tear or post- surgery it is common to have atrophy of the quadriceps muscle. Building that back up is prudent as that will help prevent other injuries and anterior knee pain. If you opt for acl surgery, a stronger quad will ease recovery and rehab too. ...Read more

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