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Not necessarily: Separation of the acromioclavicular (ac) joint is a result of an injury where the ligaments stabilizing the ac joint are injured or torn. The ac joint may be wide for reasons other than trauma such as resorption of the tip of the clavicle from conditions such as hyperparathyroidism, or chronic injury from activities such as weight-lifting. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hip -focal 3 mm full-thick hyaline cartilage defect involving the superiolateral acetabulum that partially undermines the superiolateral labrum??
AC SEPARATION: Typically an AC JOINT separation can be treated conservatively when it is only a type 2 or 3. Treatment consists of therapy to regain motion after a short period in a sling. If pain persists or you have pain with activities then sometimes surgical intervention is warranted. Consult an Orthopaedic surgeon for a complete work up. Hope this information is helpful. Take care. Wilsonshoulder.com ...Read more
Probably: Especially if acute and tender. Older injuries tend to be painless. ...Read more
Not knowing for sure: -I would feel it is due 2 the fact that in children it it actively forming bone, adding circumference so is thicker and adhered to the bone by the transformation of periosteum to bone. In adults it is no longer adding circumference by laying down bone, &therefore not as adherent. Would like to hear other responses from other MD's. ...Read more
What is focal 3 mm full-thickness hyaline cartilage defect involving the
superiolateral acetabulum that partially undermines the superiolateral labrum?
Cartilage loss: you are describing an area of your hip socket that has lost cartilage. Cartilage is the smooth and slippery lining of our joints that allows us to move our joints freely. The labrum is the lining around the hip socket. Your cartilage defect is in an area that could cause pain and clicking in your hip. Good luck ...Read more
Section studied shows cystic spaced, the wall comprising of fibro collagenous tissue. The spaces show focal lining by multilayered oval to round cells?
Ligaments: Ligaments attach bone to bone. An example are the cruciate ligaments in your knee, the anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments. The largest ligament in your body is the Ligament of Bigelow (iliofemoral ligament) which attaches your femur to the ileum of your pelvis. Tendons attach muscles to bone. ...Read more
1st rib removed. 2-4 resectioned. 5-6 separated from sternum. Is there danger in having 2-4 resection again? I have flail chest.
Good one - no.: Although your question has metaphysical attributes, i would say that clearly cephalopagus conjoined twins are two genetically identical individuals fused at the head, but having separate brain anatomy and psyche. ...Read more
Both are true: Ligaments attach bones to bones. Tendons attach muscles to bones. ...Read more
The MRI read: greater tuberosity avulsion fracture involving the supraspinatus and infraspinatus distraction of fragments 1.4cm from normal insertion?
ASD: You are describing Atrial Septal Deffect. Depending on size and location as well as volume of shunting blood and pressure in the pulmonary circulation, it may require: Nothing or a device placed in the heart from the vein of the legs or full blown cardiac surgery. All procedures are of relative small risk in an otherwise healthy patient ...Read more
Vertebrae: The spine is comprised of 7 cervical vertebrae, 12 thoracic vertebrae, 5 lumbar vertebrae, and the sacrum/coccyx. The spine is held together by the intervening discs, ligaments, and the facet joint capsules. ...Read more
These are 2 differen: Conditions, like a tooth problem and a gum problem. The ac joint separation is the result of an injury to the joint on top of the shoulder; while the rc injury is a tear of the tendons (which from the rc). They are like 1/2 an inch from each other. The ac injury would be obvious on the xrays while rc injury is mostly seen on mri. ...Read more
Anatomy: The esophagus and stomach. Why? Is something happening or wrong? ...Read more
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