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I have broken, rehealed tibia, what to do?

I have broken, rehealed tibia, what to do?

Are you referring to: An improperly healed tibia? If yes, please see an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Why woul I have infrequent pain in my tibia?

Why woul I have infrequent pain in my tibia?

Tibial pain: It depends on the exact site of the pain on the tibia . If it is in the shin area , could be something shin splint . Could be other causes including stress fractures. Sometimes infections of the bone. To figure this out he should see your dr. You might need an x-ray. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a broken lower fibular/tibia?

3 months: Typically, in an uncomplicated case it takes 3 months (6-8 weeks for initial healing and an additional 6-8 weeks for early remodeling). ...Read more

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What causes multiple reddish brown ovals, mildly indented, on the tibia?

What causes multiple reddish brown ovals, mildly indented, on the tibia?

?Erythema Nodosum: While there are certainly other causes, en is a common hypersensitivity (allergic reaction of sorts) reaction commonly found on the shins, calves and buttocks. Often fever and joint aches occur. If it's en the lesions usually start in clusters and are tender, then after a few days turn into painful nodules and then bruising. Symptoms can be treated unless an underlying cause is found. ...Read more

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Why does my tibia hurt in the morning and after i get up the pain starts to go away?

Check it out: B"sd not sure - stress fracture would hurt more when you walk as would tendon insertion inflamation (enthesopathy). Physicain may want to assess for bone cyst, tumor or Pagets disease - probably with imaging - eg Xray, CT/MRI, bone scan and maybe some blood tests - eg alkaline phosphatase, bone breakdown marker. ...Read more

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Last week I got a really bad central pain on the top part of my tibia. It lasted for 3 days, I took two days off and it's been off and on this week. ?

Tibial pain: You have a condition known as Osgood-schlatter diseae which affects teenagers invoving the tibial tuberosity. It is marked by by"growing pains" in the area.pain can be telieved by ice packs, ibuprofen or tylenol. ...Read more

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How would i break my tibia and/or fibula?

How would i break my tibia and/or fibula?

Trauma: Such as a fall, twisting injury or a direct blow would be some common causes of a fracture. Avoid those things to NOT get a fracture (break). ...Read more

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Why is the tibia bowed anteriorly in syphilis?

Why is the tibia bowed anteriorly in syphilis?

Saber shin: Many diseases can cause periostitis & bone softening, syphilis being one of them. Anterior bowing is "…due to abnormal weightbearing" according to extract from imaging of tropical diseases: with epidemiological, pathological ..., volume 2 by philip e. S. Palmer, maurice merrick reeder. ...Read more

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What can I do for a speedy recovery for a broken tibia ?

What can I do for a speedy recovery for a broken tibia ?

Follow Instructions: If you follow your orthopaedic surgeon's instructions, you will recover the fastest. Instructions he/she will give you will depend on the type and location of your fracture and if surgery was needed or not. But if you do not heed his/her instructions, then you can potentially experience some complications. ...Read more