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Sprained knee 8 weeks ago. Thought it healed. 2x this week I knelt and then couldn't straighten without severe pain. Is this related? Normal?

Sprained knee 8 weeks ago. Thought it healed. 2x this week I knelt and then couldn't straighten without severe pain. Is this related? Normal?

Get an exam: 'sprained knees' is a generic term for and injury to your knee. If your knee continues to hurt, swell, 'catch' etc. See an ors for an examination. Once a diagnosis is made, proper treatment can begin. ...Read more

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I fell on my arm in football and now everytime I fully straighten my left elbow I have a shooting severe pain in my elbow what might be wrong?

I fell on my arm in football and now everytime I fully straighten my left elbow I have a shooting severe pain in my elbow what might be wrong?

Go see your doctor: You should go see your doctor, an orthopedic one preferably, right away. You may have a fracture, torn ligaments, or nerve impingement. ...Read more

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A year I dropped a metal shelf on my knee and since it's been severe pain daily. I can't straighten or bend my leg fully or support my weight, ideas?

A year I dropped a metal shelf on my knee and since it's been severe pain daily. I can't straighten or bend my leg fully or support my weight, ideas?

Go and see a doctor: 'A year'? Or yesterday?

Regardless, if you can't support your weight - you should go and see a doctor. You may require imaging like an xray. ...Read more

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I've have been having intermittent knee pain when sleeping. It awakens me from sleep, severe pain when straightening or bending my knee.

I've have been having intermittent knee pain when sleeping. It awakens me from sleep, severe pain when straightening or bending my knee.

? meniscus tear: At your age most commonly that story sounds like a meniscus tear. You need to be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon and have a physical exam and if your physical exam is consistent with the meniscus tear, an MRI will be ordered and you will know your diagnosis. ...Read more

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Severe pain on my right arm at my elbow bend on the inside arm, unbearable In the mornings can't straighten or bend my arm, there's hard lump in it, been treated for tennis elbow but it's been there and constant for atleast 6 months and is getting worse,

Severe pain on my right arm at my elbow bend on the inside arm, unbearable In the mornings can't straighten or bend my arm, there's hard lump in it, been treated for tennis elbow but it's been there and constant for atleast 6 months and is getting worse,

Be seen: Clearly something is not right. Sounds too severe to be a simple case of tennis elbow. If you have not had one, an MRI may give more information about the cause. Once the correct diagnosis is made, appropriate action can be taken. ...Read more

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I have severe pain behind my knee. I can't straighten it without pain, pain is worse at night. Have had MRI and bone scan that came abnormal. Biopneg?

I have severe pain behind my knee. I can't straighten it without pain, pain is worse at night. Have had MRI and bone scan that came abnormal. Biopneg?

Hard to say: Hard to say based upon your note. Was the MRI normal or abnormal? If it was abnoal, it should give a good idea of what the problem is. If it was normal, other sources of pain in that area such as neurological or vascular conditions should be sought. ...Read more

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Carrying 2 tires above head, knelt to put down, back went out. Severe pain mid bk, can't straighten up, move arms much or lower head. Disk, muscle? ER?

Carrying 2 tires above head, knelt to put down, back went out. Severe pain mid bk, can't straighten up, move arms much or lower head. Disk, muscle? ER?

Go to ER now!: Your symptoms are hopefully due to muscle spasms and not a herniated disc but you need a complete exam and possibly x-rays or an MRI. Good luck! ...Read more

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Hi sir, I have severe pain in shoulder blades and neck, X-rays revealed straightening of C spine, Marginal Osteophyte in CV5, Marginal lipping at CV6?

Hi sir, I have severe pain in shoulder blades and neck, X-rays revealed straightening of C spine, Marginal Osteophyte in CV5, Marginal lipping at CV6?

Pain: Be careful of treating x Rays only. I need a good physical exam to determine possible pain generators and conservative treatment probably also need thoracic xray with pain around shoulder blades ...Read more

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In severe pain, please help!?

In severe pain, please help!?

Find the source: This is tough to answer without knowing the source. There are several things that can cause this type of pain so you should discuss these symptoms with your primary care physician. ...Read more

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Why do I have severe pain in my heal?

Why do I have severe pain in my heal?

Plantar fascitis: Could be plantar fascitis or a heel spur or even a fracture of the os calcis.

The cause is deterioration of ligaments along the longitudinal arch of the foot and esp at the metatarsal cuneiform m the cuneiform navicular, the talo navicular jont and at the spring ligament all of which stretch the plantar fascia and cause pain.

See a prolotherapist for help. Www. Getprol. Com or www. Aaomed. Org. ...Read more

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How do I get relieve of severe pain?

Seek a Pain Consult: In order to address your particular concerns you need to seek advice from a pain specialist. Treatments all depend on what the medical history/symptoms of your severe pain is. ...Read more

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Use of beserol tablets for severe pain?

Why use it?: Beserol has been withdrawn fro distribution in 40 countries. Chlormezanone and metamizole which are 2 of the main ingredients have each been implicated in serious, sometimes fatal side-effects. So why do you want to use it? ...Read more

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I have severe pain at l 4 5 what can I do?

I have severe pain at l 4 5 what can I do?

L4-5 pain: Low back pain of spinal origin can be very painful. An expert opinion may help you determine if the disc or facet joints are causing the pain. Also fractures and other more severe problems can be ruled out. Treating it would initially include anti-inflammatories, possibly muscle relaxants and early mobilization. Pt should he considered and injections such as epidurals may e recommended, . ...Read more

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I'm having severe pain on my left back side?

I'm having severe pain on my left back side?

?: Not enough information. See your doctor for detailed history and physical examination. ...Read more

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Why I m having severe pain in my lover back?

Only 3 reasons: There are only 3 reasons: 1. Muscle disorder (e.g.Muscles spasms, stiffness, stress). 2. Bone disorder (e.g. Spinal stenosis, scoliosis, spondylosis) 3. Nerve disorder (neuritis and neuralgia) see your doctor for the back pain treatment, so you can stay moving, be active keep function. ...Read more

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What pain medication is best for severe pain?

What pain medication is best for severe pain?

One that works: There is no best medication. You would be well advised to start at the lowest dose and titrate up under a dictor's direction. ...Read more

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I have severe pain in up calve? What do I do for pain?

I have severe pain in up calve? What do I do for pain?

Depends: It partially depends on how long the pain has been there. Calf pain can be an indicator of a blood clot or muscle pull.
I would seek attention from a doctor.
You can try ice, Aspirin and compression wrap. ...Read more

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Severe pain in back when coughing I am currently taking amoxyclin duo 875?

Severe pain in back when coughing I am currently taking amoxyclin duo 875?

May not be related: Sounds like you are taking antibiotics to treat a respiratory tract infection. One way your infection and back pain may be related is if the infection traveled to your spine. Or you may have had a back condition such as a disc herniation which can become painful by coughing, as well as by sneezing and forceful laughing. Mention it to your doctor if not getting better. ...Read more

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Can I take solpadeine tablets with targin 5mg for severe pain regards Paul?

Can I take solpadeine tablets with targin 5mg for severe pain regards Paul?

Yes you can.: Solpadeine is tylenol with caffeine. Targin is a trade name for oxycodone with naloxone (the former is an opiate analgesic, the latter is a receptor blocker to prevent addiction or overdose). Solpadeine will augment the 5mg targin and make it work better without any severe side effects in the short term, with the possible exception of caffeine induced insomnia. ...Read more

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My brother who is 29 suffers from pancriatis. What can he do to avoid episodes of severe pain?

Pancreatitis: There are several causes for pancreatitis: the number one reason is alcohol ingestions:
1. Stop alcohol intake.
2. Remain well hydrate
3. Medications such as gabapentin/lyrica/cymbalta
4. Consider nerve blocks/celiac plexus blocks. ...Read more

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I've had severe pain in the left side of my body for the past 2 years. What could be causing this?

Likely myofascial: Severe pain from something really bad would have most likely been diagnosed in the past two years. Myofascial pain is under the radar of diagnostic testing and most practitioner's examination skills. You will have to find someone who understands myofascial pain. Www. Blatmanhealthandwellness. Com ...Read more

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Is it normal to have exterme loss of self confidence after being off of severe pain medication for 6 months?

Is it normal to have exterme loss of self confidence after being off of severe pain medication for 6 months?

Depression and meds: Can make u lose ur self-esteem ;self-confidence. However, there's always hope! Seek help from a psychologist or psychiatrist; follow up with ur pain mx. Consider tapering down on ur narcotics. God bless u! http://thinksimplenow. Com/happiness/the-art-of-building-self-esteem/ http://psychcentral. Com/blog/archives/2011/10/30/6-tips-to-improve-your-self-esteem/http://www. Theinterviewwithgod. Com. ...Read more

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Hello Dr. I am a 58 year old male and have severe pain in the lower right side of my back, more to the side.?

Hello Dr. I am a 58 year old male and have severe pain in the lower right side of my back, more to the side.?

Be seen: If it is real severe, consider being seen. It can be musculoskeletal, but it can also potentially be from other causes such as a kidney stone or urinary infection. An exam and appropriate studies will likely show the cause. ...Read more

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I've been having severe pain on my lower right side rub cage. It has been persisting for the past 3 days and is only getting worse. What could it be?

I've been having severe pain on my lower right side rub cage. It has been persisting for the past 3 days and is only getting worse. What could it be?

May need to see Doct: The pain in this location can be due to multiple possible causes. We need to know if you have had any fall or injury to your chest wall (Rib pain) or any respiratory symptoms like cough or sore throat or Fever (? pneumonia) or any liver ailments. If the pain is not bearable go see a doctor in his office or in the ER (if you feel very unwell). ...Read more

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Severe pain lower right stomachfor about a year and a half comes and goes throughout the day sometime worse than others hurts when I stand for a long?

Get evaluated for: Intestinal, muscular problems etc. Hopefully this link would be of help. (disregard the possibility of conditions related to the ovaries, fallopian tube and uterus. My bad!) take care! Http://www. M.Webmd. Com/pain-management/guide/abdominal-pain-causes-treatments. ...Read more