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Can you tell me about fibular hemimelia?

Can you tell me about fibular hemimelia?

Congenital leg issue: Usual results in a short limb or leg length descrepencyand possibly un stable ankle pediatric orthopedist can guide reconstruction if needed ...Read more

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Please tell me about fibular hemimelia.?

Please tell me about fibular hemimelia.?

Ok: Longitudinal fibula deficiency is the most common limb deformity. It is usually unilateral. Paraxial fibulae hememelia is the most common manifestation. Clinically the limb is shortened, the foot in a valgus position. The main problem is leg length inequality and foot instability. Treatment range from leg lengthening procedures to amputation to foot stabilizatio. See pediatric orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Fibular hemimelia is ruining my life, what to do?

Fibular hemimelia is ruining my life, what to do?

Orthopaedic Surgeon: That is a pretty specific complaint. You may need to see an Orthopaedic Surgeon, specifically perhaps an Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Specialist or an Orthopaedic Trauma Specialist. ...Read more

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Is bilateral fibular hemimelia also autosomal dominant?

Is bilateral fibular hemimelia also autosomal dominant?

Unknown: The disorder is rare 1/40,000 live births and according to a recent article the genetics is not known. There is not a familial tendency ...Read more

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What causes tibial hemimelia?

What causes tibial hemimelia?

It is genetic: Tibial hemimelia syndrome (affects both legs) is believed to be due to an autosomal dominant gene passed on from one of the parents, while unilateral tibial hemimelia only affects one limb, and is believed to be due to an autosomal recessive gene, passed on by both parents. It may also be a spontaneous gene mutation, in which neither parent passed on the gene, but it just developed spontaneously. ...Read more

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Waht are the chances more of my children will have tibial hemimelia?

Waht are the chances more of my children will have tibial hemimelia?

It depends: There are two types of tibial hemimelia. The bilateral "syndrome" affects both legs and is believed to be autosomal dominant, so there would be a 50:50 chance that another child will be born with it. The unilateral tibial hemimelia (1 leg affected) is thought to be autosomal recessive and a 25% chance (1 in 4) of a child being born with it, and a 50% chance the child will be a carrier. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a broken lower fibular/tibia?

3 months: Typically, in an uncomplicated case it takes 3 months (6-8 weeks for initial healing and an additional 6-8 weeks for early remodeling). ...Read more

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How to do sex?

How to do sex?

??: Need to be more specific however with the right person nature will take over and remember to protect yourself from stds. ...Read more

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Can i smoke ??

Can i smoke ??

No. Of course not.: Not a good thing to do. The intentional habit of inhaling burning organic material, combined with various chemicals used in the growing and manufacturing of that material (regardless of whether it is tobacco, marijuana, or any other plant) is bad for the body. Just think about it. Who would intentionally start something burning and inhale the stuff over and over and over? ...Read more

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Is lead safe ?

Is lead safe ?

Not if inside us...: Lead is naturally occurring on earth. Outside of our bodies, lead is not a problem. If we eat or drink too much of it, it becomes a toxic contaminant inside our bodies. Lead is everywhere in our industrialized world, which means one shouldn't worry too much about it, but be sure our families are not eating or drinking things containing lead, nor using lead-contaminated containers or toys. ...Read more

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How do I fast?

How do I fast?

Fast: I assume you are asking about fasting for a test. This is usually nothing except water after dinner. About a 12 hour fast. ...Read more

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Im new member?

Congratulations: Congratulations for joining. We hope you find this forum to be educational and inspiring. ...Read more

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How to get fat?

How to get fat?

See below: First of all, i don't suggest getting "fat" as it brings about many hazards. But if you are underweight and want to gain weight, do so by increasing your calorie intake. You need to consume more calories than you burn. Don't do this by eating a lot of junk food. Make sure you're getting all your essential nutrients. Also, you can gain muscle mass by weight lifting or other activities like that. ...Read more

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What cause add?

What cause add?

Many things: The cause of adhd symptoms are many, allergies, low blood sugar, learning problems, nutritional deficiencies to name a few. Everyone deserves a thorough medical evaluation to look for these causes. ...Read more

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Who is at risk?

Question?: You do not have a question that i can answer. Please address who is at risk for "what"? Let us know and we will try to answer. ...Read more

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Is sex healthy?

Is sex healthy?

Sex is Part of Life: Sex is a very important part of our human experience. Sex can be used to enhance life, bring life to the world, to heal and enhance relationships. All forms of sexual activity can be used to be healthy but they can be misused and cause hurt and pain. But, being sexual is going to be part of your life experience and there is nothing unhealthy about being curious and learning. ...Read more