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Can U Suggest A Leg Brace To Staighten My Leg Out
You need to see doc: Instead of trying to be diagnosed and trtd over the net, you need to be checked by a doc. Inability to straighten leg out, if acute, could imply a fracture. Long-term inability to straighten a leg out could indicate a contracture due to a neurological disorder. You need to go see a doc for proper diagnosis and treatment, as causes are broad. Net is not the place for this. Wrong trmnt can harm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It depends: It really depends of what specific problem you have with the knee. ...Read more
Not likely: There are actually very few things that are even "brace correctable" despite what grandma tells you. And certainly none at that advanced age that would come up now that you didn't have under treatment before, for instance, problems because of cerebral palsy. Need to talk to a pediatric orthopedist to see if the problem even is with her legs not being straight. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My doctor told me to start wearing thigh high compression hose to treat leg swelling. They are very hot and pull at my leg hair any ways to fix this ?
Treat the cause: At 33 you should not have signifiant leg swelling unless you have serious medical problem. The most common one at your age would be obesity. If that is the case, lose weight and exorcise. If it is something else like CHF or kidney failure, those need to be managed medically. Compression stockings treat the symptom, not the cause. ...Read more
How do you treat a sore tendon in the back of your knee? It hurts to straighten it but should I try to or keep it bent? Will wearing a knee brace help
See ortho: See orthopedic surgeon for diagnoses and proper treatment. You can be mis diagnostic yourself and can create more injury. ...Read more
How do I massage my own leg to relieve restless leg syndrome in order to get some sleep. What else can I also do?
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AFO from DPM: Please see a reputable doctor of podiatric medicine (d.P.M.). ...Read more
As someone with knock knees, my right knee is in so much pain, I've had surgery before to try to correct my knees, which hasn't worked. I want to have my right leg amputated?
What is the best way to correct posture? When I try to stand up straight, my back hurts. The posture has gotten worse. Do i need a back brace?
Medical Evaluation: Needed. You may have curvature of your spine. Your primary care can diagnose and refer if necessary. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Could running cause the pain in my injured shoulder to get worse?(while you run you have to swing ur arms to some extent). should I immobilize it?
It very much can: As many runners carry increased tone in the shoulders as part of their normal gait and depending on the underlying pathology contributing to your shoulder pain, like rotator cuff tendinopathy, this can manifest as shoulder pain. Instead of immobilizing your shoulder, first make sure you know why you have shoulder pain and that likely will require a doctors visit. ...Read more
My coccyx is abnormally protruded that i cannot do crunches without it grinding on the floor. Do i need to wear a body brace to realign my spine?
Unlikely: I doubt there is anything abnormal about your coccyx. The easiest way to determine the cause of the problems is to see a doctor, have the area examined and x rays done. ...Read more
How does one do a hamstring strecth? Would a tight hamstring cause your knee to slip out of place?
What causes a knee to lock up, give way? Hurts to bend or straighten the knee. Standing in one place is impossible. Please help I am miserable.
Knee hurts: You may have a menisceal tear or ACL injury. Please see an orthopedic surgeon ...Read more
Hip mri showed labral tear. doc told me to do figure four exercise and press on knee to stretch hip. leg wont cross, has to be forced, hurts. normal?
My left achillies tendon is painful to walk on after a dog ran into back of leg what can i do to ease it and make walking painfree ?
I broke my left leg and was put on a knee immobilizer but it doesn't seem to want to stay put what else can I so to support the broken leg ?
What causes a person not to be to pedal a stationary bike forwards but only backwards? My knee locks and doesn't straighten. Hurt to go forward. Help
What to do if I have a pair of 1kg ankle weights. I do my workout (squats, calf raises, wall sitters etc.) how cn i utilze my?
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My knee hurts to pedal a stationary bike. I can't go forward I can only go backwards. I do have a medial meniscus tear? Help
See ortho doc: You answered your own question with the diagnosed menus all tear. This can be helped with arthroscopic surgery. Your bicycle is loading the joint, creating pressure on the tear and causing pain. Topical prescription and oral NSAIDS will reduce the inflammation. Using a reclining bike that shifts your weight will allow you to pedal a lot further with outs generating this pain. ...Read more
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