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Timex Ironman Watch Band Replacement
I have a touch of lympodemia and am going for complete shoulder replacement on same arm can i remove the band from my arm after surgery?
In your opinion, which is the most accurate replacement to the value below the lod in statistical analyses? Lod/2 ? Lod/ radical2 ? Or 0?
Please explain: In biostatistics, lod isn't a common acronym. Could you please clarify? ...Read more
If I am 22 active female should I get an ankle fusion or replacement? My dr. Said fusion. Do u agree?
Why do you need it?: At 22, you must have either a significant prior trauma to the ankle, or a severe rheumatologic condition. Either option is pretty extreme. As far as which has a better track record, fusions do have more durability, especially for active patients. If you think replacement, make sure you get an opinion by a surgeon that specializes in the operation. There are very few of them. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
1 week or so: Most of my patients are back to work in ~1 week, using narcotic pain meds for only 3-4 days on average. Full activity can be resumed in 2 weeks. Roughly 15% of people will require thyroid supplementation after partial thyroidectomy. Although there is plenty of debate, i recommend thyroid lobectomy over subtotal thyroidectomy for reasons i don't have room to discuss. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have two neurostimulators one rechargeable and a newer no rechargeable one. What is the life span on an older neurostimulator before replacement?
Depends: I think it depends on how often you use it, but no longer than 5 years. ...Read more
Currently done in : The cervical or lumbar spine it is the surgical replacement of a poorly functioning intervertebral disc with an artificial one so that motion is maintained. There are a variety of these implants available in terms of there mechanics, materials, and design. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If somebody take testestrone replacement at 42years old now he's 48 if he stop he's body well make testestrone again?
Here are some...: This Q was "repeatedly" answered; nonetheless, repeat here. The practice to hold hands tight to the heart with a wishful thinking is common in all humans to serve political correctness, to obscure ignorance, and to artificially fill the vacuum of loss. Likewise, wishing to live forever has been manifested in the history of all cultures. For the ordinary, just do within our control, don't get lost. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer