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Le Fort Fracture Classification
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
PCLavulsion fracture of tibia (6-7mm displacement) with adj tibial bone edema.grade1 strain of ACL.grade2strain lateral coll lig strain.is surgery req?
Yes, it should if-: -U expect 2 have a functioning knee 4 the rest of Ur life. It can only separate more, & a simple reduction & fixation will do what U want it 2 do, reunite the fragment 2 the tibia. The image is a tear & requires a major reconstruction if not fixed. U risk the fragment becoming a nonunion. ...Read more
Doc advised for PTB brace for non united undisplaced verticle talus body fx 5 month post injury. Patchy sclerosis in talar dome by CT scan. Options? ?
Yes: A ptb brace is a viable alternative to surgery. Although the healing process may or may not be 100%, it is still a good alternative and worth a try before undergoing surgery. Best of luck. ...Read more
How effective is PTB brace in case of talus avn ?Undisplaced verticle talus body fx not unite 5 month post injury. Ct scan showing pstchy sclerosis.
Ct scan showing non united verticle talus body fracture & patchy sclerosis in talar dome. 5 month post iinjury. Treatment option? ?
Surgery: You may need surgery for a nonunited talar body fracture after 5 months of injury. The surgery involves being asleep, screws, possible bone grafting or bone healing augmentation, and soft tissue dissection. You'll probably be in a cast, nonweightbearing for another 2-3 months. I hope this helps! ...Read more
Hello, I have pain in my feet. Sobre todo en el talón, cuando juego al tenis. A qué se puede deber y a qué tipo de médico debo ir? Muchas gracias
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42 year-old female, 17 weeks post lateral malleolus fibular fracture with non-displacement . No improvement from 6 to 17 wk in xray. Is this non -union?
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Despues de haber fallado el tratamiento del Helicobacter pylori, se volverá la bacteria más fuerte, con peores síntomas y más difícil de tratar?
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Usdisplaced verticle talus body fracture with patchy sclerosis in talar dome detect by CT scan 5 month post injury. Doc advised for vascular grafting?
Avasular necrosis: Sclerosis in bone on ct or xray can mean one of two things when related to trauma, either repair bone or bone that is not vascularized or avascular necrosis. The usual methods of confirming avascular necrosis are either bone scan or mri.Ct scan is not as specific as the above studies.Vascular grafting is procedure to revascularize the bone. ...Read more
Tengo un punto rojo, (nevus rubí creo) en la barriga, y hoy me ha sangrado y ha disminuido su tamaño. ¿Es grave? ¿A qué se se puede deber? Gracias.
Tengo herpes genital , no he tenido ningún síntoma , más la mujer con la que estába se chequeo y en el examen le diagnosticaron herpes simple?
Spanish: Sorry, this was not translated into English. Take Care. ...Read more
Who (orthopedic surgeons or podiatrist) does vascularized bone grafts for osteonecrosis of the talus-in denver, chicago, st. Louis or kansas areas?
Ankle Specialist: I would check with the medical schools in each of the cities. Chicago and st. Louis have multiple medical schools. In the orthopedic department look for the doctor listed as foot and ankle. This at least means that he or she is fellowship trained ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cuboid antero-medial margin focal Bone bruise -oblique nondisplaced fissure fracture,
spring ligament & cfl grade 2 sprain.
hw long to heal?Overweight
Mi novia se hizo examen y le diagnosticaron herpes , más yo no siento nada , no tengo sintoma. Que debo tomar o hacer ??
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How would u treat Grade 2/3 High ankle sprain? w/ extensive damage. 4x Ligament/tendon tear, 2bone contusion, hairline fracture medial malleoius +more
Whats the long term prognosis of lateral tibial plateau fracture following orif/ 2 screw placement?
Recent scope surgery for FAI. Found 40% full cartilage loss. 4 months post surg now, pain move leg certain angles/rotation. Age 39. Consid birmingham?
The last thing U-: -need @ Ur age is any type of replacement, as the longevity is @ best 15 years in Ur age group. I would recommend activity modification, & put up with what U have as long as U can. It U have a replacement U will need 2 do that anyway. The longer U can put it of the better. That way U can hope 2 avoid a revision. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it broken or fractured is a question I am often asked. The answer is basically that a broken or fractured bone is the same thing. A fracture means a break in the cortex or the strong layer of outer bone cells. In an adult the average time for that to heal varies greatly but is often considered to ...Read more
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