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The Doctor Thinks I Broke My Left Talus Bone What Does The Talus Bone Do
Part of Ankle Joint: The talus bone or astragalus bone is the bone immediately below the leg bones. So it is the bottom part of the ankle joint. It can be injured during an ankle sprain where part of the tailar dome is injuried. The cartiledge can crack or have a defect sometimes this is missed on a plain x-ray film. This is one case where an MRI study is very important to help diagnose this type of cartiledge injury. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Sprained my ankle 1.5 month ago, rested for a month.Doctor confirmed it is sprain.Have hard swelling around the round bone(talus?) that is not reducing
Broked my left ankle mind communication in talus bone .I m on non weight bearing on foot for 7 weeks cast, what to do?
What is : Mind communication? Please check spelling and reask... ...Read more
What to do if i broke my left ankle mind communication in talus bone .I m on non weight bearing on foot for 7 weeks cast?
Comminuted fracture: Unfortunately, bone healing takes a minimum of 4-6 weeks. Staying compliant with non-weightbearing orders until then and eating a healthy diet, not smoking and (my preference) not taking NSAIDs (as there is evidence that they inhibit healing) are all important. If your injury looks anything like the attached photo, your healing time could be much longer (12+ weeks) minimum to a year. ...Read more
I have an abnormal rib cage. I don’t know why or how it happened, but there is a bump on my left side. It feels like a bone but my doctor thinks it ?
I broke my ulna and radius in my left bone . And the doc put me a cast and i have too keep it and i want to know the chances if a surgery .
No need: majority of simple fractured will be healed with cast,specially if they are not displaced if the fractured badly displaced,and could not be set under anesthesia properly then open reduction and internal fixation will be needed,but you still end up in a cast anyway,so surgery does not replace cast,it is only for difficult fracture, ...Read more
My left hip hurts and my right talus bone is missing so im uneven. Could this be the cause of my hip pain?
I have a chip on my left top talus bone. I put in boot on on Thursday. It seems to be causing more pain and swelling the before. Dr. is out??? Help
Tight boot: Anytime you have a foot injury and use a boot, make sure the bindings are not too tight. The bindings can put excessive pressure on the fracture or injury. Remove the boot, elevate your foot and use ice. After ten minutes walk around in the boot with loosened straps. It may help. ...Read more
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