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What can I do to get relief from tensor tympani sundrome?

What can I do to get relief from tensor tympani sundrome?

See you doctor: Medications known as beta blockers have been used successfully for this disorder. ...Read more

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Hi i may need tensor tympani surgery and I am scared of having pain after the surgery, can you tell me what type of recovery i can expect?

Hi i may need tensor tympani surgery and I am scared of having pain after the surgery, can you tell me what type of recovery i can expect?

Pain control: There usually is not a great dal of pain after this type of surgery - but the good news is that there are strong pain medicines that can control your pain fully during the recovery. Most people don't need them for long, but tell your doctor about your fears and rest assured there are good ways to control your pain if you do experience it. ...Read more

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Can a tensor bandage help my knee injury?

Can a tensor bandage help my knee injury?

Knee injury: If you mean ace, or a light compression, bandage, the answer is yes. Along with initial ice, elevation, and rest. ...Read more

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Both my tensor fasciae latae muscles are so short, and I'm not having any Luck stretching them like there's to many trigger points.

Both my tensor fasciae latae muscles are so short, and I'm not having any Luck stretching them like there's to many trigger points.

PT consultation: I would advise a formal consultation with a certified physical therapist however, it is doubtful that PT will lengthen these muscle fibers. ...Read more

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Has anyone had myoclonus / tensor tympani surgery?

Has anyone had myoclonus / tensor tympani surgery?

Yes: The tensor tympani tendon can be cut by an otologic surgeon under local anesthesia or with sedation. This is a fairly easy procedure. There is one pitfall and that is you may become more sensitive to loud sounds. But myoclonus of the middle ear muscle(s) can be very annoying and if persistent, surgery can be very beneficial. ...Read more

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Is it weird to be able to contract the tensor tympani muscle?

Is it weird to be able to contract the tensor tympani muscle?

Acquired skill: This muscle is commonly used in clearing blocked ears when you yawn. It is possible for someone to learn to selectively use this muscle. ...Read more

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What is diffusion tensor imaging?Can it evaluate nerves for injury/inflammation in groin?

What is diffusion tensor imaging?Can it evaluate nerves for injury/inflammation in groin?

I understand: This pain has been an issue for a while. If your imaging studies have been normal there is an avenue to consider. Visit an anesthesiologist for a nerve block evaluation. If your pain resolves with a nerve block then other treatment options may appear. ...Read more

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My cast is hurting my broken ankle small break should I remove and put on tensor bandage and stay off it?

My cast is hurting my broken ankle small break should I remove and put on tensor bandage and stay off it?

SEE Dr put it on: You should see the person to put it on so it can takecorrecting action.Without seen the fx i can not make recomendations for you to take it off. ...Read more

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