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Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more


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Sharp pain on left side above hip down to pelvic bone that comes and goes?

Sharp  pain on left side above hip down to pelvic bone that comes and goes?

Need to see Dr.: Could be passing a kidney stone, ovulating or having some sort of pelvic condition. You need to get check out-probaly will need to look at your urine, have a pelvic exam at the very least. ...Read more

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Recovering from a Broken Bone (Checklist)

Exercise and stretch to improve range of motion, strength, endurance
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Avoid repeat injury or irritating soft tissues before they are ready
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Follow up with your doctor as scheduled. Don't miss appointments.
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Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless i twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless i twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

? Nerve pain: Can't really offer a diagnosis here without more history and exam but i would consider something like meralgia paresthetica. Look it up and see if it corresponds to your history which is often of tight jeans, belt, or other compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. ...Read more

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I am 9 days late on my menstral cycle with 2 neg test 2 days ago and having pain in my left side right above my hip bone. Could i be pregnate?

I am 9 days late on my menstral cycle with 2 neg test 2 days ago and having pain in my left side right above my hip bone.  Could i be pregnate?

Unlikely: It is unlikely that you are pregnant if the urine test is negative. They are very sensitive. If you are having pain, you should see your ob/gyne as you may have an ovarian cyst. ...Read more

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Managing Bone Spurs (Checklist)

Wear comfortable shoes
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Use heel cushions
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Ask your podiatrist if you'd benefit from prescription orthotics
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Ask your podiatrist about steroid injections
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A week ago pubic bone serve pain, now both hips painful.Had paps, normal, didn't fall.Hurts to walk.Should i be worried?What could this be?

A week ago pubic bone serve pain, now both hips painful.Had paps, normal, didn't fall.Hurts to walk.Should i be worried?What could this be?

Need for evaluation: Your symptoms warrant a detailed history, physical examination and likely some tests. Please consult your doctor. You are taking pain medication and if you still have pain and difficulty walking, you should see your doctor as soon as feasible. ...Read more

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Hip pain under right hip bone, groin, and sometimes lower glute. Snapping if moved sometimes but not painful snapping. Young athlete and rower?

Hip pain under right hip bone, groin, and sometimes lower glute. Snapping if moved sometimes but not painful snapping. Young athlete and rower?

Let me explain: Rowing injuries are primarily overuse related. The knee, lumbar spine, and ribs are most commonly affected. The injury incidence is directly related to the volume of training and technique. Hip injuries also related to either overuse or wrong technique. It sound to me you developed some inflammation in that (groin). ...Read more

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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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Painful lump above right hip bone?

Painful lump : Above right hip bone could mean an infection , boil, abscess, cellulitis or metastasis from bone tumor. Hard to say without more information and examination. Best thing to do is consult your physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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