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Highly unlikely: The fracture would not be the cause of your problem. If there was any other damage to internal organs it may have been caused your accident and therefore related to your current condition. It usually takes a pretty significant force for a young person to have a lumbar spine fracture. You should see an ob/gyn doctor who specializes in reproductive health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
Old L1 fracture from 1 yr ago, just in the last 3 months been having severe hip pain. Been doing stretches but nothing is helping.
Pain not from fx: The old L1 compression fracture is most likely healed at this time and thus not the proximate cause of your pain. There may be bone pushed into the spinal canal eat the time of the fracture that is the cause of the current pain or a change in posture related to the fx is the cause of the current pain. An MRI or ct will show if the path of a root is being compromised. Otherwise, exercise and time. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Incomplete healing: I tell patients in the office to plan on 6 - 12 months for full healing of most injuries. You may be doing too much too soon. If you are increasing your activity too soon you may have aggravated the fracture, made it worse. If you have a compression fracture, you may have caused increased compression. You may just have sore muscles from activity too soon. Ask your doctor for an X-ray ...Read more
It's been 14 weeks since i fell and fractured l1, sacrum and coccyx. Should i still be in severe pain?
Please see below: Bone usually heals in 4-6 weeks, if you continue to have pain, it warrants evaluation. ...Read more
Fractured L1 spine8days ago.left ama b4MRI .pain is so much worse!cant walk for 3days now.any movement feels like its biting nervesIts getting worse.
Sounds like you need: to get back to the hospital for proper further evaluation and appropriate treatment . ...Read more
Male 55year old with L1 commpresion fracture.Advised khyphoplasty treatment.What is recovery % and the complecation of this procedure?
I sustained a wedge fracture in my L1 and a Fractured tailbone last year. I wasnt treated for several weeks. I still suffer pain is this normal?
You're young: Hi. You're young for a vertebral compression fracture. If it was due to an appropriate degree of trauma, it's justified, but if not, you need a bone quality evaluation. Pain from vertebral compression usually resolves as the fracture heals, but not always. A procedure called kyphoplasty can sometimes help the pain. Try to avoid chronic narcotics. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My dad feel from a tree and got L1 spinr fractured and public slight breakage. Doctor insisting on rest rather on operation ? But there in trauma.
Broken bone is also known as Fracture. A bone fracture is a condition in which there is a break in the bone. It can be caused by a high force injury or it may result from a previous medical condition that involves weakening of the bone. Common symptoms include severe pain, swelling of the surrounding ...Read more
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