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Periodontal Ligament Inflammation
Inflammatory Disease: In the periodontal pocket may cause tissue destruction. ...Read more
Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more
Has several : There are several purposes. The primary purpose is to attach the teeth to the bone in a manner that enables them to move — absorb some pressure/force without breaking. They also enable teeth to move — with braces. They also contain stem cells that can be recruited to enable bone/tooth to be repaired/rebuilt. ...Read more
They can: Think of the ligament as a cushion. It will recover from some, minor trauma. A partial avulsion of a tooth or trauma can heal itself once the trauma is removed. The ligament will respond well. The cells in the pdl also play a significant role in regeneration and tooth movement. ...Read more
Quite a bit: You can bite with a lot of force so to bruise one would be difficult under normal function, but if you unexpectadly hit it with a bone or something very hard that you shouldn't bite on, that will do it. A bruised ligament is really tears of some fibers and that can make it very sore to bite on and even feel swollen, not look it though. ...Read more
How long does it take bruised periodontal ligament to heal, after the dentist has ground down the high filling?
Not long: If tooth was in hyper function, adjusting the occlusion should result in almost immediate reduction of symptoms. Like any other bruise it should begin healing as soon as the "insult" is removed. If still sore after a week, or if soreness increases, call your Dentist again. ...Read more
Can inflamed periodontal ligament be confused w infection and/or periapical absess? Look similar on xray?also told vital tooth, coldtest=no infection?
I have 1st interspinous ligament inflammation about an inch below c7, now do excercise. How I can move my back after ligament removal ( the worst case)?
Not sure of the ques: Typically, an inflammed ligament is not improved. Usually medications, steroid shots suffice. ...Read more
Is inflammation good or bad for healing stretched ligaments? Conventional approach is that it is detrimental, but prolotherapy tries to activate it?
I have 1st interspinous ligament [email protected] 5cm below c7, now do exercise. Is this ligament able to restore itself to original condition over time?
Not usually: Usually ligaments heal with scar tissue which is different material than the original ligaments usually. However, this does not affect the stability of the spine. Once it heals the pain and tenderness will improve. Nothing to worry about after that. Very rarely one could get chronic pain from that requiring treatment. ...Read more
I had 1st interspinous ligament [email protected] 5cm below c7. Is it chronic? Are exercise of forward/backward/side flexion, twist left/right sufficient?
Local heat and non s: Some anti inflammatory meds will help and local heat and rest. ...Read more
I have had an inflammation of my ligaments of my hamstrings attaching to my sit bones for over 2 1/2 years now, but i have yet to find a cure. Help?!
Pain in thumb(7pain scale)week after scapho-lunate ligament shrinkage and clean up inflammation... Normal?
Sprain: It may take few weeks so I think this is expected what you are going through. ...Read more
Have chronic1st rib joint inflammation from injury to ligament. Rib keeps popping out of joint. Allergic to asa and derivatives. What can I take?
Tylenol (acetaminophen) ice exercise: Tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain, as needed. Follow directions on label. Ice for about 30-45 minutes will address inflammation and swelling, never apply ice to the skin, always over a towel or clothing. Repeat 3-4 times dailt. Gentle range of motion and low impact cardiovascular exercises. ...Read more
Wisdom tooth and gum pockets question 1. One of my wisdom tooth is erupting slantingly and I have periodontal pockets of 7mm there. I am told that they(the wisdom tooth which is coming and the one next to it) should be extracted so that the inflammation o
See Oral Surgeon: If you are concerned about losing both teeth get a second opinion. A periodontist and oral surgeon. Should both be consulted to afford you the best treatment. ...Read more
Can inflammation partial ligamentous and soft tissue tears interfere or delay a fracture healing properly?
No : Completely different process.Get a more detailed answer ›
Get inflammation/ pain at tendons/ ligaments easily which take a long time to go away but recur. Should I see a rheumatologist? RF, ESR normal.
Yes: A rheumatologic consultation is certainly warranted given your symptoms. ...Read more
I had 1st interspinous ligament [email protected] 8cm below C7 due to long static posture, healed after 6 month meds. Is it likely to recur & how to avoid?
See an osteopath dr.: It would be very for you to have a second opinion by an osteopathic physician, who can do a complete musculoskeletal evaluation of not only your neck, but also your back, hips, sacrum, your lower, and upper extremities. Let her/him give you the overall picture of what you can be done for prevention, and they can also provide treatment too. ...Read more
"I had 1st interspinous ligament [email protected] below c7, healed after 6 month meds course. Now I stretch back muscle daily when I should stop/taper?
Depends : On why, you got the inflation if it was due to injury then once it heals you will do fine generally takes 6-10 weeks to heal but if it was due to unknown reason then my recommendation will be to continue your stretching routine there is no harm and it will keep your back flexible and hopefully free of pain good luck. ...Read more
No: The ligament that holds the tooth into the bone and the nerve/blood vessel bundle that enters the inside of the tooth are separate and distinct tissues. Trauma can cause damage today that doesn't become evident for months or even years. See your Dentist to establish a post-traumatic incident baseline. ...Read more
Can MRI detect pull/ inflammation/ injury in tissues /muscle/ ligament which is connected from testis to lower abdomen above penile shaft without dye?
Commonly yes :
What you describe suggests athletic pubalgia. This is pain around the pubic bone where a number of muscles insert. Arthritis of the symphysis pubis itself can cause pain in this area. Mri can be helpful in diagnosing tendon and muscle injury in this area.
Answer is recycled. ...Read more
Depends: The location of the inflammation and the intensity of the inflammation will dictate the speed of recovery and whether you can accomplish what you need to efficiently and rapidly. Be sure you clear with your doctor wheat activities you are engaging in so that you do not re-activate the inflammation. ...Read more
Redness: Some signs of Inflammation can be redness, pain, swelling, and sometimes fever or warmth. Inflammation is a broad term though. There are stages of inflammation in wound healing, in infection, and even periods cause inflammation. Is there a specific type of inflammation you are interested in? ...Read more
Chronic inflammation: Ginger reduces inflammation through a variety of mechanisms & is effective for osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis & muscle soreness. Its effects are similar to nsaid's like Aspirin & Ibuprofen but it doesn't cause side effects like GI bleeding. However, whereas one might have rapid relief from nsaid's, it often takes a few days to see ginger's benefits. Please see my comment for useful links. ...Read more
Ligament: Platform shoes are the worst type of shoe. They altern normal anatomical dynamics causing a host of issues from stretching of ligaments, to abnormal stress on knees and hips ann back. You must rest the area, take some anti-inflammatory agents and perhaps have pt. Secondly throw the platforms out wear shoes that are anatomical -flats or minimal heel. ...Read more