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What Are The Long Term Effects Partial Posterior Medial Meniscus Removal
Oblique horizontal meniscal posterior horn tear extending to inferior surface. Can surgery give good outcome for plasterer/roofer (much used knee)?
That very much: depends on your symptoms and level of functioning now, If you are able to perform what you need and want to do now then don't have surgery. Quite the contrary, if you cannot or are in too much pain then an arthroscopic meniscoplasty in skilled hands can perform wonders. ...Read more
Outcomes?: You can't talk about destinations without discussing the starting point. Please repost & include the INDICATION for the procedure. In other words, what problem is the operation being proposed to treat? ...Read more
What are options chronic deg tear do acl, posterior horn of medial meniscus, tricompartmental changes as before full thickness cartilaginous defects s?
Osteoarthritis: That description is arthritis of the knee. Treatment of knee arthritis goes sequentially from less invasive to more invasive. Begin with activity modification, weight loss, physical therapy , antibinflammatory meds, and then move to more invasive options such as cortisone injections or visco supplementary injections. Surgical options include arthroscopy (poor results), partial knee replacement, & total knee replacement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Arthroscopic surgery: Either arthroscopic partial menicectomy or medical repair depending on type of tear ...Read more
What are the possible side effects of ACL and meniscus reconstruction surgery using a hamstring graft ?
Degeneration: One of the most common issues young patients that have spinal fusion is the development of "adjacent level degeneration" which is the breakdown of the segment above your spine that was fused leading to more back pain or nerve issues. This occurs at around 3%/year so in 30 years you wound have an average of 90% chance of having another problem. You should discuss with your spinal surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are options for recovery for a partial tear of the biceps anchor OR tear of the biceps anchor-superior labral interface---PT 5 weeks w/o change?
I have an oblique tear of the posterior horn medial meniscus with prominent interior medial extrusion. What is the treatment?
Maybe: A finding of a tear on MRI does not mean you need surgery. The key to determining if you need surgery is reproducible pain that prevents you from performing the activities that you enjoy. Swelling is another factor that would indicate that surgery is necessary. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Better breathing: Deviated septum surgery is done to improve nasal airway by straightening the bone and cartilage. Long term problems are rare. Sometimes there can be some bleeding early on. There are rare problems such as a perforation in the septum or infection. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Doctor, For Mucoid Degeneration in Posterior Horn of Medial and Lateral Meniscus, any other treatment except Surgery such as medication, exercises?
Avoid future....: ...stress, such as deep squats, no twisting in a squat position such as a fast pitch softball league or baseball. B careful in twisting sport as tennis,. Many times a nonfunctional brace like a neoprene sleeve will help . It does so by sending 2 Ur brain subconscious proprioception signals & in turn U subconsciously protect U knee by being more careful with no thinking. ...Read more
Few if repaired well: Depending on the repair used to treat a traumatic femoral artery injury, long term issues are related to the repair itself and its "patency, " or how long it'll stay open before closing off. Any repair to the blood vessels is subject to scar tissue formation or accumulation of plaque that will cause narrowing. Regular follow up with a vascular surgeon is essential to prevent complete blockages. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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