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Tough fix: You didn't say how this happened. If your pip joint is subluxed or out of position, that is not reduced, pt is unlikely to help. If you are not making progress after 2 months of therapy discuss this with your doctor. If you are not seeing a hand surgeon you should do this. Sound like additional surgery may be necessary. ...Read more
Subtalar Instability: There are many treatments of lateral subtalar joint instability. You can use bracing and taping to give external support. You can have orthotic devices designed with a high degree of subtalar joint stability. You can be placed on a strengthening program including balancing, progressive resistive exercises, and functional conditioning. You can consider prolotherapy and surgical options. Dr blake. ...Read more
Can someone explain the function of the sc joint in relation to a first rib ligament/cartilage tear and subluxation of the first rib? Thanks! :)
Complicated anatomy: The first rib articulates (connects to) the front of the body at the sternum. This is typically slightly below the sc joint but there are ligamentous and connective tissue connection to all three. This joint (1st rib/sternum/clavicle) acts as a connection of the upper extremities to the trunk and plays a part in breathing and other motions. Any disruption in these can lead to problems/pain. ...Read more
Diagnosed w spontaneous subluxation of sc joint (worse when I sleep on that side). Have hypermobility syndrome. Best type of pt? Ortho didn't say much
Aqua therapy: 20's female with SIJ subluxation from Joint Hypermobility Syndrome has hip pain in bed because ground force of sleep surface impacts pelvic ring w. translation of forces around ring to loosest point, the injured SIJ. Best PT is aqua therapy to re establish generalized muscle tone and strength, which will tend to compensate for loose ligaments. Stretched ligaments hurt. Explanation for the Rack. ...Read more
Are people with joint hypermobility syndrome more succeptible to suffering from a recurrent pelvic subluxation/tilt?
Sounds like U should: C an orthopedic surgeon if U R having trouble. This diagnosis sounds like a Chiropractic one ...Read more
Fell feb 13th, hit concrete hard on right hip, jammed rt si joint & caused subluxation of lt si. Hurting badly & uncomfortable. Pain mgmt injection scheduled. Would an si belt help? Other suggestions?
May help: Si belt may help but have you had any studies x-rays? Pelvic injury including si joints should be evaluated. ...Read more
Are there any home remedies for pain due to bunion of big toe joint and also peroneal subluxation?
How do you treat a subluxation of a jaw condyle, its still in the joint but has moved some. Mouth guards have been tried with no success?
See OFP Specialist: The Orofacial Pain specialists provide diagnosis and treatment of subluxation of a jaw condyle, night bruxism and TMJ disorder. They are the experts in this field. They treating the problem rather than the symptom. ...Read more
Hi, I just had an MRI done of my Lt knee, and the results are as follow. Patella alta with subluxation, joint effusion, and cartrilage loss over central?
See below: Patella alta means your knee cap is riding somewhat higher than normal; similarly subluxation refers to an abnormal position between the two bones that make up a joint; these conditions can lead to cartilage loss on the undersurface of the knee cap known as chondromalacia. Don't hesitate to discuss directly with doctor. ...Read more
Subluxation: See my previous answer at https://goo. Gl/6K0xKy. Basically, subluxation refers to minor or partial dislocation, typically in reference to joints but also used by dentists to describe loose teeth due to trauma. Check out https://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Subluxation which also notes that chiropractors use this phrase to describe abnormalities of the spine. ...Read more
It certainly could: The si or sacro-iliac joint is the joint line where the two ilea and the sacrum come together to form the ring of the pelvis. If stressed this line of semi-fusion of the two bones can become sore and painful. This can be from an accident, over activity, or other stresses and inflammation. With the right therapy, rest, medicaiton and treatment, one may heal and never have another problem. ...Read more