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Red not always bad: The most integral part of wound healing is inflammation. This is when blood vessels get bigger to bring fresh blood and healing factors to the wound remove waste products and foreign bodies. That is as you describe it may actually be healing and not infected. If the wound is getting smaller, it absolutely cannot be infected. Avoid antibiotics unless infection is absolutely identified. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Having thr w/post approach.With noted non-tear inflam issues to glut min & med attachments, dr plans on using autologous prp upon closure. Thoughts?
Will probably help: with speeding the healing process.Get a more detailed answer ›
YES, both possible: Both a plica and meniscal tear are common knee problems and may occur concomitantly. ...Read more
Inflamed entry to vagina only hurts during sex. The right side looks red and inflamed no tear. Not hard or warm. What could be wrong?
I had hip arthroscopic surgery in february to repair a labral tear. Now all my bursa get inflamed with any activity. What can I do?
Got an MRI today and my report said the following "inflammatory process of the subscapularis tendon and supraspinatus tendon with intrasubstance injury. Subacromial bursa fluid in sub deltoid." What does this mean? Do I have a tear?
I have articular cartilage damage in both knees. Could this be caused by inflammatory arthritis? Or is it always wear and tear?
See below: If only your knees are bothering you and donot have any other symptoms in your hands or feet and other joints most likely you have osteoarthritis from "wear and tear" see enclose recommendations for conservative treatment in an arthritic knee . Ask your orthopaedic surgeon for guidance ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer