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I had a tubical 6 yrs ago and im gaining weight and i have lower back pain and pain near my vaginal area i feel like i have to poop bit i dont is it ?
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation An Obgyn can help. tubal ligations do not cause these symptoms. See a primary care to discuss weight gain and constipation. ...Read more
Is prominence of the navicular tubercle at the medial aspect of the navicular bone suppose to be a painful?
It can be: The pain may also be of inflamation or degeneration of the posterior tibial tendon directly against the prominence.... ...Read more
If failed nonop: If all nonoperative measures for suspected patellar instability have been tried and failed, then T.T. osteotomy can be used to treat this problem. However, the success rate with this surgery is fair to good with a long recovery. I would make sure you have been through a long course of PT and used a quality brace first. If can help, then join my care team at www.healthtap.com/dr-clarkeholmes ...Read more
What is a prominent navicular tubercle at the medial aspect of the navicular bone? What is the treatment?
Navicular is a bone: In the midfoot, if it is prominent it sticks out a bit. Treatment may include smart shoe selection so there is no rubbing, padding the area, or shaving the prominence in the operating room. (The latter done by the doctor, not by you of course) ...Read more
I cut my tibia tubercle & it opened up a bunch of fluid into my knee(6 stitches). m. what can I do to reduce the swelling quicker?
Cut in tibia tubercl: How long ago? how long is the wound? I think is about 6-8 cm. and the depth into the synovial of the joint. Obviously required repair. was this done in layers?1-2, 3 layers, or just the skin. Was the repair done in the ER or in a walk in clinic? are you on antibiotics? all this issues are very important. An injury of a joint with damage of the synovia must be treated with aggressively. the swelling is a mark of inflammation, which can be from the injury or from infection. do you have drainage from the wound? is it clear or yellowish-greenish stained. Any way you should be examined by an orthopedic surgeon, who will have the opportunity to feel the joint, assess the mobility, and the cartilages, and start you on antibiotics or change them if required, and in the event of drainage take a specimen for culture and sensitivity. or ...Read more
The tibia tubercle: Tibia tubercle surgery usually relates to either patellar (kneecap) instability that is severe or to underlying patella/trochlea articular cartilage disease. Sometimes it can be performed for both patellar instability and articular cartilage wear. When the tibial tubercle is osteotomized (sawed) and moved to the inner side and elevated it can ease the pressure on the patella and improve tracking. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a tibia tubercle transfer on my knee 4weeks ago.Having chest pain and wheezing. Was on anticoagulant meds for 3weeks. Doc says itsthe pain meds?
It's relaxing: Helps with minor muscle strains- i think it's good! ...Read more