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Ultrasound technician told me my uterus flipped back i'm 8wks pregnant what's another name for uterus that flipped back?
Im 32 years old,go to gym regularly.After sitting on a sofa bed etc i stand easily but cant walk immediately,slight pain in legs,knee lowerback n hips?
Anteversed hip till 8 yr corrected using braces for legs but not hip. Now I have snapping hip 2 yr wid pain. i cant sit cross legged even now. 17yrs F?
I flipped chair in nurse station charting, I hit floor on bottom, chair hit back of my head hard.NP said contusion and lumbar sprain? Head still foggy
Contusion: Sorry for your accident. After even a mild concussion do not do activities that can compromise your health and cause further head injury. Avoid tasks that require concentration or complicated thinking. Follow up appointments are very important. Also follow the advice of your health care provider. Be well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
64 yo male hospitalized 3 months can now stand & walk but cannot urinate standing, just sitting using a pee bottle or sitting on the toilet. Ideas?
Interesting: It is usually the other way around. Has a urologist been involved? Were urodynamic studies done including post void residuals, flow measurements and bladder pressure measurements along with good neurological evaluation from the lumbar spine down including the sacral plexus nerves. I know this is medical speak, but discuss these with treating doctor. Complicated issue and needs proper eval. ...Read more
I have pain in my uterus, periods and sex is painfull can't insert tampon wo pain went to gyno she did no exam sent me to urologist.
Unfortunate: It is unfortunate that you did not get an exam. As physicians, we can make many diagnoses by history alone, but, a physical exam can confirm or add to our diagnosis and planning. Make sure the urologist does and exam or find a different gyn to perform one to help identify the problem. ...Read more
Dependent edema: Edema or swelling that results from having legs down (like in a chair) that worsens during the day is likely dependent edema (also not engaging muscles that facilitate venous return). But there can be other more significant causes....Discuss the your physician as dependent edema is eminently treatable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When checkin my testicle my Dr notice a weak inguinal canal &prone to hernia. Would truss belt doing while weightlifting? Consulting surgeon Tues.
Hip pain. Leg/hip not holding weight after sitting. Arthrogram MRI yest. Can hardly walk. Wont hold my weight?
Fell 3/12 walked w/pubic bone shifted everything was wacked for 9mths went 2 chiro feel a bit better still pain n thighs pelvic region healing time?
Let me help you: Did you had an x-ray on the pelvis? What the x-ray show? It showed pubic bone shifted. The chiropractor can not any thing for that, check with orthopedic surgeon he will be advice you about this problem. Good luck. ...Read more
I am 30 weeks pregnant with excruciating groin ligamentand si pain. My p.T. Recommends a serola sacroiliac belt for "si" pelvic pain. Your opinion?
Had lupron (leuprolide) injection on 10/30 for endometriosis and hqve follow up 1/17 to set up totwl hysterectomy. Started having pelvic pain today, sould i reschedule my follow up?
No: Keep your appointment. The Lupron (leuprolide) injections can last for a month or 3 months depending on your dose. If you got a 1 month injection, your endometriosis may be regrowing. Could also be other causes: uti, intestinal - there is a lot of overlap in the nerves to the pelvic organs (bladder, uterus/ovaries, colon) and it can be hard to differentiate which organ system is causing the pain. ...Read more
Is it safe to sit on a public toilet seat? I sat in a hospital room toiletseat when I usually do not? Im pregnant went for a checkup on a private ward
My doctor won't answer me. Do I have mesh implant. My records say, vag halo system and surgisis sling.
81 year old father fell 2x going up/down stair. Said his thigh muscle collapsed on him. Still hurts 1week later. Doing PT. No def diagnosis from doc. Ideas?
Orthopedics: He will need an examination and evaluation. This may be due muscular strain or atrophy.This sounds muscular; however, xrays would be prudent. ...Read more
Should I sit in wheel chair or lie in bed if I broke pelvis 3 days ago? I can stand, sit with help.
Yes: If undisplaced crack, probably ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
Forceps assisted delivery 9w ago and Mirena (levonorgestrel) fitting 4w ago. Dr removed vaginal polyp. Related? Dr explained why hut don't remember. Concerned!
Hysterectomy may 12. Ab pain that shoots to pelv flr (sporadic). Gyno said GI. Colonoscopy said no. GI says fibro. Next step?
IBS from adhesions?: ? about 6 months since 40 yo had hysterectomy & now "shooting" abdominal pains; surgeon says is "GI" & Gastroenterologist says "fibromyalgia" (FM)! Intra-pelvic/abdominal adhesions commonly evolve months after surgery of these regions. Concomitant symptoms same as IBS; oft part of FM symptom constellation. Bentyl (dicyclomine) being used. Cannabis might help. Avoid further surgery, which might escalate problem. ...Read more