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Muscle Damage Treatment
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Iv been to my GP about my back several times but they keep saying its muscle damage, think its my spine. what can I do?
Go to a specialist: i am not doubting your GP opinion,because i am not your doctor. but for your own peace of mind,go and see a specialist,like a neurologist,or a spine surgeon,,that could be a neurosurgeon,or a orthopedic surgeon,they will give you the second opinion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Muscle damage from serotonin syndrome. Is it permanent? If not, how do the muscles repair themselves? How long would CK remain elevated?
Serotonin Syndrome: There should be complete recovery without any sequelae, unless it is treated late or there is organ damage. However - this is somewhat rare. Most symptoms resolve after the drug is completely washed out of the body. Hope that helps! ...Read more
Tissue an muscle damage 2 da back of my neck.Looks like a big swollen knot.Spreadn a lil 2 upper back. What posture should I be in when laying down?
Don't lie on back: If it hurts to lie on your back, don't. Otherwise it does't matter what posture as long as you're comfortable. ...Read more
TESTICLE PAIN: Testiciular pain(no muscular component) demands a through evaluation. EXam/LABS/TESTICULAR US. Your symptoms may be consistent with epididimytis v varicocoele v spermatocoele. Discuss with your dr. He may start empiric abs ie DOXYCYCLINE/CIPRO usually a prolonged course is needed 6-8wks. Unlikely to cause fertility issues. To be safe get Sperm analysis 1mth after antibiotics finish ...Read more
Can priapism erections over time damage the cremaster muscle eventually? What r the symptoms of cremaster muscle damage?
Only one function: Cremaster has only one function acts as sling to testicle controls the position of testes has no roll in erection . Priapism may lead to more serious consequences , if untreated will damage structure and integrity of penis ( fibrosis of corpus cavernosa ) Consult urologist and avoid erectile dysfunction in future . ...Read more
I dislocated my thumb and it required surgery to relocate it, no muscle damage was present and only slight soft tissue damage, how long is recovery?
4 to6 weeks: It seems you had open reduction without pinning.The recovery is fast and maximum time it takes is 4to6 weeks at the most.But since we don't know what surgical procedure you had,i suggest you ask the orthopedic doctor who did the surgery how long is the recovery in your case ...Read more
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Does MRI scan show any muscle damage or nerve or tendon related problems for issues such as back pain? Thanks
Pain top left of leg and left buttocks, pain now bottom of back and tightness in right buttocks now, think from the gym is this nerve or muscle damage?
Possibly: One of the calf muscles, gastronemius, crosses both the ankle as well as the knee. If the muscle is damaged it can cause you to change your gait/function of the knee which ultimately can cause knee pain. Occasional the calf muscle tears (strained) close to the back of the knee and can cause "knee" pain directly. ...Read more
Stabbing pain in upper back that comes in intensity, has been prescribed zoltole, as gp stated it may be reflux with muscle damage due to sports. ?
Do antipsychotic cause muscle damage or rewire them because of muscle tightening and stiffness? I have trouble crossing legs and bending bc lowerback
Not muscle damage: I don't know which antipsychotic you're taking, but all of them at a high enough dose can cause movement problems such as stiffness and tremor, etc. This isn't a muscle problem. Instead it has to do with the balance of neurotransmitters in nervous system pathways affecting movement. Many of these problems can resolve when the med is stopped, but some last much longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a blood test 2 weeks ago and my arm is sore still and achy , yesterday I felt it Jar it hurts when I lift things do you think it's muscle damage?
May be: More likely there was a bruise, i.e., leakage of blood into the tissue. If the soreness is not improving, it would be prudent to contact the doctor where you had blood drawn. Try warm compress as that may hasten the clearance of bruise. ...Read more