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Sacrum pain, swelling after prolonged standing.4 weeks severe. Arthritis, inflammatory disease present but ruled out. Insufficiency fracture possible?
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Sacral injury: Direct trauma (falls, etc.) to the sacrum can cause injury to the sacrum, coccyx (tail bone), or the lower lumbar discs. If the pain is not better with conservative treatments and its been 2 weeks, you should get some imaging studies and get it checked. X-rays may or may not show coccyx injury. You may also need an MRI of lumbar spine to include sacrum. If fracture it needs to be monitored. ...Read more
Pain in lower back, hip, knee with swelling! why do I feel the need to pop my hip/tailbone and when I do I feel aligned and then out of pl soon again?
The problem may be: More global, such as leg length inequality leading to unleveling of the sacrum and dysfunction of the sacroiliac joint. See a doctor with training in biomechanics or a D.O. For a detailed physical exam and a solution for your problem. ...Read more
R.I.C.E.: Rest, immobilize (or at least don't carry anything- gentle range of motion okay if not painful), use ice 10 minutes on, 10 minutes off (repeat several cycles), elevate. If you start to lose sensation, if it is not improving, or if you can't move your finger, you should go to urgent care or er. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on cause: Some causes of swelling can include systemic problems such as hypertension, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma (fracture, sprain, and tendonitis) and side effects to medication. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I got accident before ten days and injuries now healed but still swelling is there.please reply..thank u.
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