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Detached ant labrum repair with 2 anchors 2 wks ago. I mistakenly went past 90dg flex svrl times. also did hip abduction w 90knee flex. Damage done?

Detached ant labrum repair with 2 anchors 2 wks ago. I mistakenly went past 90dg flex svrl times. also did hip abduction w 90knee flex.  Damage done?

Hip Labral repair wi: Typically hip Labral repairs with anchors are quite strong and unlikely to be disrupted with the described hip motion. So especially if you did not experience an increase in hip pain ,then u r most likely ok . Avoid those ranges for the first 6 weeks postop. ,to ensure complete healing ...Read more

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Is snapping during internal abduction and external extension a sign of iliopsoas snapping hip syndrome?

Is snapping during internal abduction and external extension a sign of iliopsoas snapping hip syndrome?

Unlikely: Could be a hip joint problem involving the labrum in side the actual joint. Injury or strain to the hip can cause that type of problem. May need and mri. ...Read more

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I had right hip abductor mechanism repair 3 weeks ago, with instruction for no weight bearing and abduction for 6 weeks. When should it feel normal?

I had right hip abductor mechanism repair 3 weeks ago, with instruction for no weight bearing and abduction for 6 weeks. When should it feel normal?

Probably 12 weeks: After 6-8 weeks for the repair to occur after surgery, then you would require pt to overcome the weakness and to improve the strength of the muscles and increase range of motion over the next 4-6 weeks, and also to start weight bearing on the affected leg, . ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Abduction of great toes?

What is the definition or description of: Abduction of great toes?

Away from.: When the great toes are abducted, they will be pointing outward or away from the mid-line of the body. An example of abduction can be found in the common foot deformity known as a bunion or hallux abducto valgus. ...Read more

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Shoulder pain during external rotation and shoulder abduction at 90 degrees. What does this suggest ?

Shoulder pain during external rotation and shoulder abduction at 90 degrees. What does this suggest ?

Shoulder pain: This could be impingement syndrome or a rotator cuff injury. Imaging could aid in the diagnosis. You should see your primary care physician or an orthopedic surgeon to help figure out the cause to your problem. ...Read more

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My 8 year old daughter broke left forearm 4 months ago. Now her index finger and middle finger still feel numb, and thumb can't do active abduction. Doctor says wait for nerve to recover. Should we?

My 8 year old daughter broke left forearm 4 months ago. Now her index finger and middle finger still feel numb, and thumb can't do active abduction. Doctor says wait for nerve to recover. Should we?

Second opinion: The answer given to you may be correct. Can not say without more knowledge of her injury (specifics). There is no harm in seeking a second opinion from a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. Take the records and films with you. ...Read more

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