Top
10
Doctor insights on: Reason Why Taxol Causes Bone Pain

Share
Dr. Sarkis Banipalsin
370 doctors shared insights

Bone Pain (Definition)

Depending on who is using the term, bone pain can be used to describe a pain that seems very deep, as opposed to something more superficial, or the term can be limited to pain that arises from the bone itself. There are other potential causes of deep pain other than pain from the bone including pain from a pinched nerve ...Read more


3

3
Can anyone tell me what could be a reason/reasons for having deep bone pain in my legs, arms and ribs?

Can anyone tell me what could be a reason/reasons for having deep bone pain in my legs, arms and ribs?

Needs Evaluation: The distribution of your pain points to a generalized origin such as a metabolic or hematologic problem . This requires a comprehensive search for a cause which requires a History and Physical Exam as well as laboratory and imaging(X-Ray) investigation. See a doctor and provide this background info to get started. ...Read more

5

5
What causes mild pubic bone pain?

What causes mild pubic bone pain?

Inflamation of the: There is a joint in the middle of the pubic bone some time get inflamed. ...Read more

6

6
What is the cause of pubic bone pain?

Many: Could be many reasons and x-ray is a very important part of the diagnosis.Specially in females there is a condition called osteitis_pubis, could be due to due to trauma of the pelvis, urinary bladder pathology can give pelvic pain too.In male prostate problems can produce that pain.Some other test such as bone scan can be helpful. ...Read more

7

7
What can cause tail bone pain?

What can cause tail bone pain?

Coccydynia.: This sounds like coccydynia, which is a pain in the tail bone which occurs after sitting on a hard surface for a long time or from falling onto your tail bone onto a hard surface. Can take a long time to heal up. You can try sitting on a "donut", that soft cushion with a hole in the middle that you find at the surgical supply stores. Anti inflammatories and heat may help. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
What can cause mild vaginal pubic bone pain?

It depends: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

9

9
When imaging does not reveal a cause for bone pain, what is the next step?

Not bone pain?: If a bone scan was done using isotope scanning in nuclear medicine, then it is unlikely that the pain is from a bone. Soft tissues around a bone can be a source of pain that may be attributed to the bone. If the bone scan is negative, than it is time to search for a cause outside of the bone in the adjacent joint or soft tissues next to the pain. More importantly, no test is 100% accurate. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
What is the chance that bone pain is caused by ewing's sarcoma? What are the usual symptoms?

What is the chance that bone pain is caused by ewing's sarcoma? What are the usual symptoms?

Sarcomas are rare: While Ewing's sarcoma is usually painful, it's an extremely rare tumor, so the chances of having it are very low. About 3 in a million people get it and usually in their teenage years. Most bone pain has other causes. The usual symptoms are pain and a mass (swelling). ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

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