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Post Surgery Inflammation
3.5 weeks since laminectomy. Worse leg/buttock pain than before. Why? Can oral steroids help? Hoping its post surgery inflammation that will subside.
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
Dr saz have post cataract surgery inflammation not there about week ago. Saz due to my ROP prematurity. Wat dos that mean? Is it a concern?
I had rotator cuff surgery done five weeks ago. Is inflammation normal and how can I calm it dowm?
8-12 weeks : It takes a while after this kind of surgery for the tissue to calm down because it is very mobile area. Good luck. ...Read more
Lower lumber disc bulges from leaning over & lifting 10 years ago. Never completely healed. Is surgery an option? Any meds to reduce inflammation?
Recurrances: You may need a second procedure. If you continue with symptoms, it may be that part of the pit still remains. Okay to check with your doc/surgeon. A second opinion may help. Good luck. ...Read more
I have rotator cuff injury and inflammation on both the shoulders. Will tommy johns surgery work in my case?
Not for shoulders!: Tommy john surgery is for elbow instability. Tendon is used to reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament on the inside part of the elbow. For rotator cuff injuries and tendinitis, a combination of oral/injectable steroids, nsaid's and therapy, is very effective treatment. If non-operative treatment fails, shoulder arthroscopy is the treatment of choice. See a board certified orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Venous congestion: The most common part of the colon removed for diverticulitis is the sigmoid colon, which is on the left side. The blood vessels behind this part of the colon connect to those that go to the left testicle, therefore it would be possible for those vessels to be either injured or more likely irritated by the surgery , thus resulting in swelling and possibly venous congestion which would extend to test. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had EDG done as a preop for sleeve. DR biopsied tissue bc of inflammation. Waiting on results - what would be something that would halt surgery?
I have Third degree hemerhoids. What will happen if i leave it for quiet some time and delayed the surgery ? Is there any inflammation consequences?
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