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Can my orthopedic doctor prescribe me a hip brace for acetabular fracture? What would be the reasons of why a doctor would prescribe a pt a hip brace?
If you are in doubt: Get a second opinion. an acetabular fractureof the hip needs the correct mobilization ...Read more
No: No. You should have your orthotist adjust the brace to nake sure it is not a fitting issue. ...Read more
After having revision surgery to brace broken screws in my back with more screws I have terrible pain in left hip and thigh
Was I supposed to continue seeing orthopedist after getting out of scoliosis brace when I was 13? It's more noticeable in hips now..
Brace: If clinically significant hip dysplasia is present, (abnormal exam past two weeks of age, abnormal hip ultrasound) the bracing is highly likely. However, it depends on the age of the child, the degree of dysplasia, and the presence of risk factors such as breech position to determine when to start. This is a decision that should be made by an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there some sort of brace or equipment my 73 year old father can wear or use for hip and back pain besides pills and surgery? We are desperate
Possibly: Depending on the cause of the pain, a back brace may give some temporary relief. In the long term, it may do more harm than good since the abdominal and back muscles will get lazy. There might be some intervention that could be done for the hip pain once the cause of the pain is determined. I doubt if a brace could help the hip. ...Read more
I hurt my knee at work, after seeing an orthopedic he put me in a brace and physical therapy in a few weeks... is it possible that my hip, calf muscle, and akle hurt now due to my knee injury?
Knee Injury: Absolutely! The lower extremity acts as a unit. A movement group called a kinetic chain. Muscles and tendons go from buttock and hip to knee. Muscles and tendons around knee influence the ankle. Without knowing the full extent of the injury can only remark that it is not unusual to hurt above and below the main area of injury. ...Read more
What helps with a torn ACL or MCL I have a full leg brace but it keeps moving and my calf is severly bruised my hip feels out of socket &lots of fluid?
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