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Nail Put Fracture Removed
Yes: It can be removed provided the fracture is healed. It doesn't have to be removed, however. Removing it requires another anesthetic and all the risks associated with surgery (bleeding, infection, nerve or vessel damage) so you must consider all those factors in your decision. ...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
I had accident last year, had fracture in right arm, so got my radial head removed and doc put a nail an wire around, for how long can I keep it inside?
It depends: From your description of your accident and injury, it's sounds like you had a radial head resection and some other forms of internal fixation. Orthopedic plates, screws, rods, wires and pins are commonly used surgically. They can typically be left inside your body without harm, but may require removal if they become noticeable or symptomatic. Presence of metal internally is not a problem. ...Read more
I had a tibia spiral fracture a yr ago had a nail and 4 screws, non union so larger nail and screws removed but still having pain, what's going on?
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I smashed tip of pinkie finger bone is fractured at tip. I will most likely loose finger nail this is painful do you know how long it might take?
What will be the best food to eat my fumeur bone was fractured and nail was inserted on 3rd jan. Please suggest a better meal homemade ?
Got fractured in phanges before 2 month in little. Finger now my finger nail side swallen and bone bent how to cure?
Be seen : I would definitely be seen for an exam and follow up X-ray to make sure it is healing in good alugnment. If it is not, because it is 2 months out, it may need to be"rebroken" and fixed in a straightened position. ...Read more
I got fracture in my left thigh 6 mnths back. Dr operted me and fixed it with the nail but still the fracture is not healed. Its in same condition?
Big toe pain hurts on side of toe on top of nail if i touch it it hurts is it due to recently foot fractured or is it something else going on?
Consult your doctor: Pain could be due to different reasons. Causes may include: trauma (fracture, ligamentous tear, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout) , musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality, or a neurologic conditions (neuropathy). A history and physical exam and possibly laboratory and radiology exams could determine the cause. See your doctor and voice your concerns. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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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