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How to cure cubitus valgus?

How to cure 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

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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?

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?

Please read: 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

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Sir, I'm having cubitus valgus from, then there is any problem?

Sir, I'm having cubitus valgus from, then there is any problem?

How much?: A small degree of valgus is normal. If you have any symptoms, like ulner nerve tingling or weakness in fore arm muscles, then you may wish to consult your doctor. ...Read more

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How to decrease cubitus Valgus through exercise? I have 23 degree and 25 degree angle of left and right arm respectively.

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

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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

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

Humeral Osteotomy: 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

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Cubitus valgus due to fracture in lefthand so, elbow non union, for the 6 yrs old boy..

Cubitus valgus due to fracture in lefthand so, elbow non union, for the 6 yrs old boy..

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

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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?

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

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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?

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

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What is the treatment hallux valgus?

What is the treatment hallux valgus?

The condition Is: When the great toe deviates towards the lateral aspect of the foot, towards the lesser toes and the first metatarsal deviated towards the midline of the body.
Treatment is wider shoes or surgery, this is often referred to a bunion as well. ...Read more

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I don't want to live with tonsil stones. What is the best treatment?

I don't want to live with tonsil stones. What is the best treatment?

Treatment: You can try saline gargle, use a water pick to remove them. Elimination of tonsillar crypts with chemical, laser or radiofrequency ablation also helps. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for. Infectious mollusc? I don't want undergo the burning treatment

Topical therapy: The best treatment for molloscum is some sort of topical treatment, whether it's acid, cautery or physical scraping. ...Read more

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I have recurring L4-L5 disc herniation. What is the best treatment? I've had too much PT which isn't much help.

I have recurring L4-L5 disc herniation. What is the best treatment? I've had too much PT which isn't much help.

Believe it or not: Aerobics, (running, jogging, working with a trainer), yoga, pilates and stretching classes. Speaking to a sports psychologist and learning that pain is controllable ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

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

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I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

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

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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.?

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.?

Keppra (levetiracetam): If there is persistant myoclonic seizures in spite of Depakote and topomax --keppra is the best for myoclomic seizures

also zonegran can help or onfi. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment if difficulty adjusting to brightness?

What is the best treatment if difficulty adjusting to brightness?

Glare disability: If this not from external eye disease including dry eyes, allergy. Environmental factors or reaction to medication or cataracts or corneal disease or uncorrected refractive error then tinted lenses with side shields or wrap around sunglasses will definately help. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for jock itch?

What is the best treatment for jock itch?

Depends: 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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What is the best treatment for common cold?

What is the best treatment for common cold?

Symptom relief: Cold Tips: For sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * For congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**For hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to Chamomile tea. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for color vision?

What is the best treatment for color vision?

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

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What is the best treatment for drug overdose?

What is the best treatment for drug overdose?

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

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What is the best treatment for a broken back?

What is the best treatment for a broken back?

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

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What is the best treatment for adjustment disorder?

What is the best treatment for adjustment disorder?

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

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What is the best treatment for venous insufficiency?

What is the best treatment for venous insufficiency?

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