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Symphysis Pubis Area
X-rays: This abnormally wide gap can be diagnosed by radiologic studies such as x-ray, mri, ct scan or bone scan. Manual testing by a healthcare professional can also be used. The patient is placed in various positions and pressure is applied in such a way that it provokes pain and maybe movement in the pubis. ...Read more
Injection option: Steroid and more lately PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) have been tried with varying success in the literature ...Read more
Been diagnosed with pubis symphysis (pubis sheering) do to a bad fall injured for 9 months will I be able to recover after all this time w/treatment?
Yes: Pt will help as well as stretching and strengthening exercise. The pubic symphysis also divides or separates during childbirth as the baby passes through the pelvis and many women obviously recover from this. ...Read more
Pubic symphysis: Disruption of the pubic synthesis usually results from trauma, or in some cases during pregnancy. Traumatic injuries are usually part of pelvic ring injuries and often require surgical treatment. Those injuries do not require surgical treatment will generally require three months until symptoms gradually improve. This is only an estimate and the results are based on the individual injury pattern and treatment. Disruption that occurs as a result of pregnancy or delivery is generally self-limited and symptoms resolve within a few weeks to months after delivery. In rare cases the disruption that occurs as a result of pregnancy can persist and be symptomatic. ...Read more
I am 51 years old and can feel a rounded lump above my symphysis pubis extending to about 5 finger breaths below my umbilicus. What could it be?
I have hydrocele, peyronie's disease as age 50 virgin, having discomfort in upper ls scrotum/under symphysis pubis. Any advice before marriage?
Urologist: Any questions would best be answered by an evaluation with a urologist. ...Read more
What does this cat scan mean? Minimal femoral head osteophyte formation is noted. Hip joint alignment is normal. There is minimal osteophyte formation at the the symphysis pubis. No fracture is identified. The soft tissues are grossly unremarkable. There
A little join wear.: Sounds like minimal wear and tear on the hip joint and midline pelvis. ...Read more
OMT Pubic symphasis: Trauma causing a dysfunction in the pelvis will often heal on its own, omt can help quicken healing response. ...Read more
My doctor says that I have pubis symphysis but didn't explain. He said it should take 2-3 manipulations to fix or injection. What exactly does pubis shearing mean?
I need to find an excellent doctor in dayton ohio that treats pubis shearing (pubic symphysis)? Please help me!
Dayton: Dayton has osteopathic residencies at Grandview. That is a good place to start looking. ...Read more
Can a bad pubis symphysis adjustment (resulting in constant muscle burning, fatigue, etc) cause permanent paralysis? Do I need a readjustment to fix?
No and No: There is no anatomical way you can become paralyzed after having had a pubic symphysis adjustment. ...Read more
SIJ belt: The pelvic girdle has three joints & the symphysis pubis (sp) is smallest. The sacroiliac joints (sij) are each 17 cm squared. When sij is hypermobile from injury or joint hypermobility syndrome (jhs) the small sp is torqued & ligaments of joint are stretched & hurt. Stabilization of pelvic girdle can be obtained by wearing a sij belt (boa. Com). See my chronic pain board at quora. Com (free). ...Read more
Feel something sharpe at edge pelvis (left of symphysis but a little lower) Can pinpoint spot and when touch it can feel the sharpness & shoots down?
Is oseitis pubis permanent? I injured it in the military, and flares up after 9 years. On X-ray pubis symphsis looks ate up & uneven. What's going on?
Osteitis pubis: Osteitis pubis can be the result of significant inflammation of the synovium or tissue that lines this joint, as well as arthritis in the joint. Treatment includes rest, anti inflammatories as well as injections. In a severe case I have performed an arthroscopy which uses a small camera and shaver to remove the pathological tissue with very good success. ...Read more
Hello. I have a groin strain, where Rectus Abdominus attaches to Pubis Symphsis, It is swollen and tender. Could I have caused myself an inguinal hernia?
Pubic joint: As the name implies degenerative changes in symphysis pubis is a degenerative disorder and occurs naturally. Spurring is a natural response to irritation and a degenerative change commonly observed. Such changes may or may not cause pain. Prior inflammation of pubic joint could lead to early degenerative changes. ...Read more
Symphysis dysfuntion: Is most commonly associated with pregnancy and childbirth. It is a condition that causes excessive movement of the pubic symphysis, either anterior or lateral, is a dysfunction that is associated with pelvic girdle pain and the names are often used interchangeably. It is thought to affect up to one in four pregnant women to varying degrees, with 7% of sufferers continuing to experience serious sym. ...Read more
Cramps in Lower back n lower abdomen groin sometimes symphysis pubis it comes and goes feelin bloated heartburn belching sometimes urine burns. Help?
Need exam soon: Burning urine combined with the other symptoms may indicate a urinary tract infection or sexually transmitted infection. Please see a doctor and get tested as soon as possible so that you can get on antibiotics to clear the infection before it gets worse. This can develop into a much more serious infection if you do not get it treated promptly ...Read more
Exam: You must be examined and then treatment will be based on the diagnosis. Cannot be diagnosed online. Call for a GYN exam today. ...Read more
I have had a bump on my pubic symphysis area for quite a while and now it has turned very dark (almost black). Should I be worried? It did drain a bit
Get checked.: You may have a cyst there that is now infected. Get checked Avoid harsh soaps and fragrances in skin care and laundry products and tight clothes in that area, too. Fragrances and harsh soaps are skin irritants. Tight clothes increase the chance of chafing and ingrown hairs, both of which increase chance of boils and other infections. ...Read more
Mons bumps: May be folliculitis, infection of hair follicle, very common especially if shave. Would follow with doctor/ urgent care.They can give topical antibiotics (sometimes bacitracin) that may hepl, sometimes you need oral antibiotics as well. Wash well 2 x a day. See a doctor this week. ...Read more
Local wound care: Wash the area with a mild soap and water twice daily, and watch closely for signs of infection (increased redness, pain, swelling and drainage). ...Read more
I have itching in vagina in pubis area... I had it since I remember since little and now I am 21 I never got any medication for it...?
Cause?: You need to see a doctor so the cause of the itching can be determined. It could be an infection or an allergy. ...Read more