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What is the normal recovery period after a hip bruise?

What is the normal recovery period after a hip bruise?

Varies: Minor and superficial bruises are much better within a few weeks. More severe and deeper bruises can take several months to completely recover. ...Read more

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Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)

Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more


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What is the normal recovery period after a fractured tibia?

What is the normal recovery period after a fractured tibia?

2-3 months to heal: A fractured tibia is a significant injury. Closed, non-operative management for stable well-aligned fractures treated in a cast would be expected to heal in about 2-3 months. Worse injuries that require surgery and a long intramedullary nail or a plate and screws (or similar), may take longer to heal, especially if there is a loss of tissue (skin, muscle, etc.) from around the fracture area. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery period after a torn calf muscle?

What is the normal recovery period after a torn calf muscle?

3-4 weeks: The time it takes for a calf muscle to heal depend son how much of the muscle was torn. The best treatment initially is ice , compressi and nsaids.As soon as the pain subsides the athlete should start a vigorous stretching and strengthening program for the calf muscles including cardiovascular workouts in the form of a stationary bike. When better don't stop your stretching and strengthening progrm. ...Read more

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What is the recovery period for a dislocated knee?

What is the recovery period for a dislocated knee?

A long time: It depends, because it is related to the resulting damage to the ligaments within the knee from dislocation. For a significant injury, expect a 4-6 month recovery. ...Read more

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What is recovery period for a hip contusion?

What is recovery period for a hip contusion?

Hip contusion: most contusions wil heal in 7-10 days, shorter with rest longer with increased activity ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery time for a finger sprain?

What is the normal recovery time for a finger sprain?

4-6 weeks: The finger joints are brown to sprain and because the anatomy of it takes a while to heal and some leave some stiffness. ...Read more

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What is the expected recovery time after a knee arthroscopy?

What is the expected recovery time after a knee arthroscopy?

Depends: Knee arthroscopy is highly dependent on the procedure being performed along with it. Trimming a torn meniscus can lead to immediate relief and return to function while acl or PCL reconstructions take 8-9 months to recover. It also depends on your conditioning before surgery. Pain from quad weakness and tendinitis will not improve at all after surgery. It will depend more on rehab. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery time for a subluxed patella?

What is the normal recovery time for a subluxed patella?

Knee Pain: Recovery time for a subluxed or dislocated and spontaneously reduced patella varies greatly, but generally weight-bearing can be initiated as soon as tolerated and activity can be gradually resumed either with or without a functional rehabilitation program as tolerated. I expect a return to full activity within six weeks. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery time for a broken foot?

What is the normal recovery time for a broken foot?

6-12 weeks: The bone that is fractured is about 80-90% healed in about 6 weeks. However, back to full activity and normalcy can take about 3 months. Of course this varies according the which bone is fractured and how badly broken it is. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery time for a ruptured spleen?

What is the normal recovery time for a ruptured spleen?

Depends on cause: Fist two aspects to recovery: 1) trauma with associated injuries 2) solely spleen issue trauma = more time second two aspects: 1) minimally invasive surgery 2) large incision large incision = more time simple case is a few days complicated case can be several weeks if no surgery to remove the spleen then may be several months until activity is real ease to normal. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery time after wrist cyst removal?

What is the normal recovery time after wrist cyst removal?

3weeks: Recommend 3 weeks of immobilization to avoid recurrence of a ganglion cyst after surgery. Then may require a period of time to regain normal range of motion. Some swelling may persist for up to 4 months. ...Read more

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What is the recovery time after a knee replacement?

What is the recovery time after a knee replacement?

TKA recovery time: Usually 2 or so days in hospital. 6 weeks to heal. Next 6 weeks to have muscles and tissues to get used to new motion and freedom--collagen needs to form and adjust in relation to the new lines of stress. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery time for a bulging disc?

What is the normal recovery time for a bulging disc?

Same as back pain as: Bulges are fairly normal findings on an imaging study and are not sources of the pain. So there is no indication to operate on a disc that is only bulging as its only finding or presentation. Therefore, the pain source is not likely to be this but most typical back pains-even ones due to a disc herniation get better within weeks with 90% treated without any surgery. ...Read more

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Is it normal for the wrist to be swollen one month after removing a cast (after a fracture)? How long before the swelling and pain subside?

Is it normal for the wrist to be swollen one month after removing a cast (after a fracture)? How long before the swelling and pain subside?

I can be: After a wrist fracture it is normal to have pain and swelling for many months sometimes as long a 6 months to a year. Therapy can help reduce the swelling and improve your motion. See your doctor to make sure nothing else is going on and that this is normal soreness after a fracture. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery length for a ruptured tendon?

What is the normal recovery length for a ruptured tendon?

2 to 3 months: It takes between 2 and 3 months for tendons to heal completely. However it depends which tendon and how severe the rupture. If the tendon is not attached to its attachment site then it will not heal well. If the tendon is re-attached such as after an achilles tendon repair then it is 2 to 3 months. Tendons heal better with some tension and stress on them but not so much as to hinder the healing. ...Read more

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What is the recovery period from a bunionectomy?

What is the recovery period from a bunionectomy?

AVERAGE OF 2 MONTHS: Bunion surgery usually fully heals in 6 to 8 weeks. That's usually an average. Most people heal in 4-6 weeks. A small percentage heat in the 12-14 week range. ...Read more

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Is it normal for leg length to increase after torn meniscus surgery?

Is it normal for leg length to increase after torn meniscus surgery?

No: Meniscal treatment will not result in leg lengthening. You may feel a difference in the leg, but it isn't a change in length. The meniscus is a soft tissue bumper that even if removed doesn't change leg length. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery period after a hip bruise?

Varies: Minor and superficial bruises are much better within a few weeks. More severe and deeper bruises can take several months to completely recover. ...Read more

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Period a week late not sexually active pain in my right hand side and stomach is swollen bruising in the middle of my stomach on line with hip area?

Period a week late not sexually active pain in my right hand side and stomach is swollen bruising in the middle of my stomach on line with hip area?

NEED ER: This might be completely unrelated to your cycle- it is exactly how appendicitis, a life-threatening infection, might present. Seek care immediately. ...Read more

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Hello, this is the first time over the last 8 years that I used birth control. I start the last day of my mentrual period; however I have been feeling PMS (tender breast, bloating, painful hips,etc). My period originally supposed to arrive on July 27th an

Hello, this is the first time over the last 8 years that I used birth control. I start the last day of my mentrual period; however I have been feeling PMS (tender breast, bloating, painful hips,etc). My period originally supposed to arrive on July 27th an

Common: You can start OCPs anytime, but ideally on first day (not last day ) of ur period. Ur symptoms are common and should resolve within next three cycles. Ur cycle is off because of starting OCPs late - it can take a few months for your body to get use to them and regular cycles to return. If PMS symptoms persist, see ur dr about lowering estrogen dose or having take them continuously. ...Read more

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Hi, I've been having irregular periods. More recently I have had extreme fatigue after exercise, bloating, tender breasts, bouts of achy hips?

Hi, I've been having irregular periods. More recently I have had extreme fatigue after exercise, bloating, tender breasts, bouts of achy hips?

Signs of pregnancy: when did your menstrual period become irregular? when did your first period happen? what do irregular periods mean for you? if you are sexually active and having unprotected (no condoms) vaginal intercourse with a partner, tiredness after exercise, bloating and tender breasts may be signs of pregnancy. As pregnancy continues, hip joints can get loose. Home pregnancy test in AM (1st void is best) ...Read more

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1 week before period I get a tender feeling inside pelvis and around anus- INTERNALLY. Feels like a pressure in or around anus, what could it be? :)

1 week before period I get a tender feeling inside pelvis and around anus- INTERNALLY. Feels like a pressure in or around anus, what could it be? :)

Pelvic congestion: The progesterone levels after ovulation and before your period can cause the smooth muscle in blood vessels to relax resulting in the vessels dilating and what is known as pelvic congestion. This sounds like the most likely explanation for your pressure sensation. ...Read more

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On the pill (missed one) and never got my period. I waited an extra week - no period. Pelvis is tender and abundant creamy white discharge. Neg test.

On the pill (missed one) and never got my period. I waited an extra week - no period. Pelvis is tender and abundant creamy white discharge. Neg test.

Where are you now?: Did you start the next pack? You might not get a period, then, until you finish the next pack. If pelvis is tender, consider that you could have a uterine or cervical infection. See a doctor and get tested. Creamy white discharge is normal, but given you're tender, i would get checked out by a gynecologist. ...Read more

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What is recovery period for a hip contusion?

Hip contusion: most contusions wil heal in 7-10 days, shorter with rest longer with increased activity ...Read more

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Sciatic pain from hip all the way to bottom of hip day before period due to start. Is this normal? Or should I be worried? Happened more than 1 cycle.

Sciatic pain from hip all the way to bottom of hip day before period due to start. Is this normal? Or should I be worried? Happened more than 1 cycle.

Endometriosis?: Do you have a diagnosis of endometriosis? There are cases where apparent nerve pain is more due to endometriosis-referred pain. While this is not totally out of the question, you should discuss this with your gynecologist to assess whether further evaluation is required. ...Read more

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I have pain in my left hip during my period. This has been going on for quite some time. What could this be? Is it normal?

I have pain in my left hip during my period. This has been going on for quite some time. What could this be? Is it normal?

Not normal but not: serious either. You may wish to discuss it with your doctor at the next visit, It would require more history and physical examination to evaluate the cause. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my ribs, hips and back to hurt when I'm on my period or about to get it ?

Is it normal for my ribs, hips and back to hurt when I'm on my period or about to get it ?

Probably not: If this is the first time you had all these symptoms with or near your period, then I wouldn't consider it normal. If it happens every month it may be an atypical syndrome caused by hormonal factors and fluid retention. For further advice consult your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Is getting tinglying around your hips/abdomen the week of your period normal? It's not constant it comes in goes.

Is getting tinglying around your hips/abdomen the week of your period normal? It's not constant it comes in goes.

Might be.: The tingling you describe may be stimulation of your pelvic nerves around the time of your period. This is a common time to have increased sensation in your pelvis as the uterus is more engorged. If it gets worse or you have other symptoms, you may want to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have severe hip pain 3 days prior to my period and last 3 days into my period, I was diagnosed with adenomyosis, I'd this normal? What can I do?

I have severe hip pain 3 days prior to my period and last 3 days into my period, I was diagnosed with adenomyosis,  I'd this normal? What can I do?

Try to stop menses: It is not enough info to know with certainty that adenomyosis is the cause of your condition. So you may benefit from more thorough investigation. However, due to clear connection of the pain with your cycle, you may attempt to use continuous regiment of birth control pills to avoid cycling. It'll hopefully prevent the changes associated with menses to cause the pain. ...Read more

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My hip bones are so numb, i have menstruation but i looks like lighter, is this normal? For first day of period?

Normal: doesn't sound like significant if lighter , is numbness recurrent with menses? if not , might be hormonal imbalance or hip degeneration or slipped dic in lumbar radiating to hip. if menses very unusual get pregnancy test , get lab tests be sure not anemic, or bit. b12, folic acid deficiencies. if numbness in hips persists , get mri's , X-rays of hips/lumbar. ...Read more

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Bruising (Definition)

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