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What Is The Best Treatment For Bone Overgrowth
See below: Growth of bone that goes beyond the expected dimensions of the bone to be within. ...Read more
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
Rarely: Spine fusion is reserved for when symptoms arise from spinal instability. Examples include unstable fracture, severe scoliosis, or symptomatic vertebral slip resulting in a pinched nerve. A symptomatic bone spur can almost always be removed without fusion. Like any surgery, fusion should be considered only when there is a clear benefit to offset inherent risks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 10 days post op for l5s1 disectomy and he said I had bone overgrowth pushing on the nerve. the past 2 days pain unbearable! Normal?
Don't think: unbearable pain is normal. You should report this to your surgeon. ...Read more
I developed a round bone overgrowth on my mid tibia. I never had trauma to the area. I was wondering why and how the bone overgrowth formed.
Normal way to keep: Up.After major bone growth ceases in early adult life, bone remodelling continues indefinitely.The extent of bone overgrowth is influenced by the level of local mechanical stress, genetic predisposing factors, the passage of time, and, probably, age related changes such as the menopause. Some time could be harmful and most of the time innoccent. ...Read more
I have had very slow growing bone overgrowth under my tongue in my gum for as long as I can remember. They don't cause any problems for me. About 4 years ago I developed a hard small lump on the top of my elbow which was very painful. The pain went aw
Tori: I'm not sure what your question is, but i will try to help. The slow growing bone growth under your tongue (and also sometimes in the middle of the palate) is call a "tori". It is a very slow benign growth of bone. Nothing to worry about, but if you have any questions see your dentist or oral surgeon to confirm this is true in your case. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 42 year old mom has a slight bone overgrowth in her knee joint.Exercise and medicines have not. Helped..She experiences pain while climbin stairs?
Trial of antibiotics: Usually start with a short course of antibiotics to see if your symptoms improve. ...Read more
Dose it bother you: If it dose and not improve by medications, go and see neuro- surgeon he will tell out if you an operation to take it out. ...Read more
Best??: If you can be comfortable with a change in shoes or a pad - good. If padding or shoe change does not work other conservative measures are not likely to work either. Surgery would then be your best course. ...Read more
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