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Can Ultrasound Therapy Cause Pain After Treatment
An ultraound, also known as a sonogram, is a painless and relatively inexpensive imaging test that utilizes sound waves instead of ionizing radiation. There are no side effects. Ultrasound can give us two-dimensional, and in some applications three-dimensional, images of structures and organs in virtually any part of the body. In addition to diagnostic uses, such as evaluating abnormalities in the abdomen, pelvis, and breast, ultrasounds are commonly used to guide needle and catheter placement in a variety of surgical ...Read more
How long after chlamydia treatment will residual inflammation subside? symptoms came back after initial treatment, burning and pain in testicles
A few days: It should only take a few days before you notice the resolution of your symptoms after starting or having had treatment. If your symptoms either never went away within 5-7 days or came back after that time, then you need to see your doctor again and likely receive more treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Whether "endometriosis" pain recurs post-laparoscopy: medical literature reports intestinal adhesions after just about every invasive abd/pelvis procedure. What was done? Were biopsies taken? Rarely are & rarely show endometrial pathology. "Wandering" uterine lining is an unproven theory. Is "Endometriosis" pain iatrogenicaly-induced irritable bowel syndrome? Ask for a biopsy report. Good luck! ...Read more
If a person is on hormone replacement therapy, can this subsequently affect or cause post menopausal bleeding and pelvic pain?
Difficult: This is a tough one. Itb symptoms can be very difficult to treat and often times persistent pt and time are the best answer. Topical nsaids such as voltaren gel or Flector Patch (diclofenac) may help. Consider massage therapy. Tens units (electrical stimulation) sometimes help. Lastly, local steroid injections are an option as well. ...Read more
Cervical spinal stenosis how to lessen pain and what pain meds work best had trouble with physical therapy because back is in spasm pain was unreal ?
Can physical therapy manipulation in the back/neck cause pain after or for a few days? Does it take time?
Post PT Session Pain: Hello. I tell my patients to expect to have some increased pain especially with the initial PT eval & even with the 1st & 2nd visit. By the 3rd or 4th visit, patients should start noting benefits. Benefits might be small but these benefits do stack up over the course of PT. PT has been fruitful for a large % of my patients. Different reasons for plateaus with PT. (need surgery, no motivation, etc. ...Read more
Yes: It has been done but really no surgeon wants to do it because there will be too many problems and it's difficult because of the scarring and loss of tissue planes needed by the surgeon. So many will not advise it. But has and can be done. I don't advise it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chronic muscle pain unk etiol. I need help to find a cause and pain relief protocol needed as it is severe, what can be done?
M any possibilities: Chronic muscle pain can come from many sources, the most famous of which is fibromyalgia. Unfortunately, there is no test to prove this diagnosis but instead you doctor needs to rule out the other suspects first. If this does end up to be fibromyalgia, avoid narcotic-based pain medications in your protocol. They do little for this type of pain. ...Read more
Depends: Depends on what you call muscle tension. ...Read more
Can neck mobilization during physical therapy cause some pain, pulling, and strained neck feeling the day after? Is this normal or possible?
Going Mobile.: It is quite possible that active mobilization can cause the symptoms you are having. It is more than likely due to a combination of your initial condition and the therapy protocol to treating it. Call your therapist and inform him (her) about your neck. They will offer some advice as to how it should be treated. ...Read more
Can an ultrasound on your neck cause nerve pain in hands? Never had this issue prior to physical therapy.
Possibly: Any thing that causes an injury to your neck can cause arm and hand nerve symptoms, such as pain, numbness or weakness. This is because the nerves that run into your arms and down to your hands start in the neck. However, the neck problem that caused you to get ultrasound treatment of the neck is a much more likely culprit for the problems...and hand pain can have many other causes. See Doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can physical therapy cure sciatica? Is it possible to get rid of my sciatica with physical therapy?
Cure, Unlikely...: Sciatica can be managed effectively and can be relieved in a vast majority of people, but it will always require diligence on your part for nsaids, exercise, stretching and weight control/loss. For those still having issues it may require treatments (injections, surgery, etc) to maintain relief as well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How is a spine treated sugically if conservative treatment fails to resolveinjury? Can the spine and muscles be repaired several months after injury?
How can be for mild secliosis cause rotater cuff strain and anterior shoulder pain ? And what is the best treatment here?
Varies: Mild scoliosis itself does not typically cause rotator cuff or anterior shoulder pain. Certainly a patient with scoliosis can have these problems with their shoulder, but they are usually not related. If a patient has persistent rotator cuff problems that do not respond to simple things such as rest or antiinflammatory medications, then physical therapy is often the next step and can often help. ...Read more
What is the best pain med to help with severe chronic back pain when all other options have failed? Have tried trig point inject, phys therapy
Try osteopathic tx: Why not try osteopathic medical treatment by a trained do, or osteopathic doctor, who can do a complete musculoskeletal diagnosis of your condition, and also take into consideration past and recent traumas, medical conditions, etc.? This could be affecting the fatigue from your chronic pain. Go to the aoa.Org website, and look up a doctor in your town, and get a second opinion and treatment. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Work with surgeon: Pain after total knee replacement varies from patient to patient. Most orthopaedic surgeons use a "multimodality" pain management approach, using different types of medications, not just narcotics, to help with pain control. A combination of tylenol, (acetaminophen) Celebrex or mobic, and Lyrica can be used with an oral narcotic medication like norco. Remember that ice is an important tool for pain management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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