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What Is The Best Treatment For Cubitus Valgus
Osteotomy: Significant cubitus valgus can be treated by a corrective osteotomy in which the humerus (upper arm bone) is cut with a saw, the deformity corrected and then the bone stabilized with metal hardware while it heals. ...Read more
Hello sir, I applied for the post of captain in Pak army but they marked me unfit due to cubitus valgus. Sir is there any treatment to reduce it or to?
There may be a deformity of the elbow joint that needs to be corrected surgically; only your examining physician will have a clue. If there is a joint or connective tissue lesion or deformity, it will probably need to be surgically repaired.
Also, there are also other neuromyofascial considerations that may be affecting your condition, such as active trigger points in lateral triceps, brachiora ...Read more
How to decrease cubitus Valgus through exercise? I have 23 degree and 25 degree angle of left and right arm respectively.
Not possible: You are describing a rather mild bone alignment issue with your elbows. Exercises may help the symptoms of cubitus valgus, but would not help the alignment itself. ...Read more
Born with cubitus valgus. I have an angle over 20 degrees in both arms. What is the standard procedure to correct this? I am 19 yrs old. No injuries b4
Typically a humeral osteotomy but why do you want it corrected? Is it painful? Or does it cause ulnar nerve symptoms? If you have an indication (and even if you just don't like it cosmetically) you will need a full work up that will include advanced imaging and possibly nerve conduction/velocity studies.
If it's the ulnar nerve causing symptoms, a simple ulnar nerve transposition can help. ...Read more
What to do if I have pectus excavatum, scoliosis, flat back, & cubitus valgus. My height is 6 ft 2 inchbut my weight i?
Accept or fix it: You can either accept it or be committed to some major orthopedic operations. ...Read more
Makes no sense: Ask the question again. A fracture of the hand is not a cause of cubitus valgus, which is at the elbow. Also the statement elbow none union for the 6 y/o boy is not a question. Also the 2 statements do not seem to b related 2 each other. B more specific please. On the image, pretend the left leg is an arm, this is then cub. Valgus. ...Read more
Have cubitus valgus in left hand as a result of old fracture, one month back I treated with ulnar nerve transposition, can I treat my elbow angel?
Cubitus Valgus: When the elbow angle is such that the hand goes away from the body with the and facing forward as the arm is at the side, is not often corrected if it due to a boney injury. The late affect can be a so called tardy ulnar nerve palsy. After nerve transposition to attempt osteotomy would not be strongly advised but even then the issue is often cosmetic when no ligaments are truly involved ...Read more
I have cubitus valgus in left hand as a result of old fracture, one month back I treated with ulnar nerve transposition, can I treat my elbow angel?
Cubitus valgus elbow: Angulation can place "tension" on the ulnar nerve and result in what is at times referred to as a tardy ulnar nerve palsy. Transposition is recommended to relieve that tension on the nerve. If the fracture is very old it is usually not wise to treat the deformity now especially after or with nerve surgery but of course its never an absolute, speak to your surgeon about your concerns. ...Read more
What is the best treatment for haileys hailed skin disease? My friend has constant breakouts and ends up on abx. The creams don't help. Any advances?
See: A skilled dermatologist as there are other treatments available ...Read more
What is the best treatment for sciatic pain? My dr recommended a MRI but said the treatment won't change regardless. Should I do it or can other stuff
Topical therapy: The best treatment for molloscum is some sort of topical treatment, whether it's acid, cautery or physical scraping. ...Read more
I have recurring L4-L5 disc herniation. What is the best treatment? I've had too much PT which isn't much help.
I think I have bursitis. In the buttocks I can't sit without pain. It has been over a week. What is the best treatment?
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
Physician Review: Palpable nodes in the breast may or may not be lymph nodes. Any palpable nodule in the breast should be reviewed by a physician who is experienced in breast review; surgeon, OB gyn, pcp. The provider should have access to high resolution ultrasound for an in depth review of the palpable area. Treatment options range from conservative observation to surgical excision, biopsy. Seek physician review. ...Read more
What is the best treatment for myoclonic seizers when 500mg of Depakote 3 times a day isn't working I also take 100mg topamax (topiramate) 3x/day.?
Jock itch is a colloquial term for fungal infection. If that is what you have, any of the over the counter antifungal creams/ointments should work. If that does not help, it would be prudent to see a doctor. You may consult this site for info.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/jock-itch/basics/definition/con-20021468 ...Read more
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None: There are colored lenses and contact lenses which can shift the axis of color perception so that you might correctly identify some color vision test plates that you would miss with the naked eye. But these devices shift your deficiency to a new axis; they do not treat the condition which is permanent and usually inherited. ...Read more
Depends...: It depends on what agent has been overdosed. Some patients will require observation but others will require ICU level care, perhaps even life support! Some overdosages are more dangerous than others do all overdoses need to be evaluated by a doctor to determine the care that is necessary. ...Read more
Be seen by an: Orthopedic surgeon or neurosurgeon who can correctly diagnose the fracture type and assess for any stability and neurologic issues and base the appropriate treatment on this evaluation. ...Read more
Adjustment disorder: That depends upon the primary ways it manifests, but time is sometimes the best treatment. Essentially, this disorder means something "rocked" your world, and you have not had time to cope or adjust to it. Medications may be helpful to negotiate the process, and therapy is certainly helpful, but many of my patients with this just need me to support them and keep my hands of the prescription pad. ...Read more
See vein specialist: Your best choice is to see a vein specialist and be evaluated. Then you can get a recommendation that is specifically tailored to your needs. You will need a venous ultrasound evaluation to see if you have any underlying vein trouble that isn't visible at the surface. If you do and you have symptoms, treatment should be considered. Otherwise, compression stockings might be considered. ...Read more