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Can Rest And Elevation Help Cure A Sprain
-R used interchangeably. They refer 2 injuries 2 mucles & ligaments. 3 degrees: 1=tweaked or hurts but no harm no foul, 2=damage 2 the structure with some bleeding & prolonged pain,but with ice, time , rest,& activity modification they heal over a few weeks,3=a complete disruption such as an ACL tear. If this happens in a muscle body, there's no repair available, painful, ...Read more
Pain in ankle on standing that worsens wth time, relieves wth rest.Did pt, bracing.9mnth old ankle sprain.I m ovrweight.Mri-2 torn ligaments.Wil it cure
Sprained ankle 1.5 mos ago, rested and feeling better but now pain when I wake up in the morning, why is that?
Sprained her ankle 4 months ago was given bandage and told to rest. Now gets very bad pain when putting all her weight on it What should she do ?
Probably best: to have the have the ankle re-evaluated at this point. Take care. ...Read more
Atrophy and: weakness of the muscles,leading to a weak ankle.. ...Read more
I think i sprained my thumb 7 weeks ago. Its still very painful. Should it be treated or do I just keep resting it.
Depends: If you've had your thumb x-rayed and the x-rays are neg. For a fracture and there are no instabilities of any of the thumb joints....Then i would begin to increase your activities using your thumb more and more... A soft tissue injury to the small joints of the thumb(sprain) can take 3-6 mons. To be totally pain free.... If there is no improvement within a few weeks....See a hand surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I sprained my ankle 4 weeks back, after resting i tried running but it again got worse. Kindly suggest some med, shoulld i take pshyotherephy ?
Sprained ankle, achy feeling now moving further up my ankle and not sure what to do to stop this. I work in a nursery so resting is not an option. ?
Ankle Sprain: An ankle brace may provide stability for your ankle at work. If this problem is progressing, see your local Podiatrist or foot specialist. Occasionally, a tendon may be injured or even torn in conjunction with severe ankle sprains, and pain radiating up the leg may be an indicator of this type of injury. An MRI may be used to assist in evaluation of your problem. ...Read more
A sprain is a medical term that describes an injury to soft tissue structures in the area. Common examples are a lumbar sprain, in which you might injure muscles in your back; or an ankle sprain in which you could injure ligaments about the ankle. Sprains can be from mild to severe, and so ...Read more
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