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Bone (Definition)

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


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Why does my leg hurt behind my knee?

Why does my leg hurt behind my knee?

Tendon : It depends. There tendons and muscles that insert there, and you may have an injury. If it worsens or doesn't show improvement over the next several days, you can visit your doctor for a more thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Why does my knee hurt?

It depends.: It could be a simple tendinitis, or, something more troublesome, like arthritis. Meniscal tears are very common, as well. You need to see an orthopedic knee specialist, who can pinpoint the source of your pain. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my ankle crack and why does my foot hurt when i walk sometimes?

Too general : A question that warrants a visit to your foot/ankle doc. Pain is a indication something is wrong, go get it checked out. ...Read more

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Why does my broken foot hurt?

Why does my broken foot hurt?

Injury: Broken bones hurt and this is normal. Pain will improve with healing an reduction of swelling. ...Read more

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Why does my calf hurt when I stand on my toes?

Why does my calf hurt when I stand on my toes?

Tight Calf Muscles!: The reason your calf hurts is how tight the entire muscle group is. When you stand on your toes, the calf muscle contracts, and if it is tight, then you may have pain. Performing runners' stretches are very beneficial and should help reduce the pain. If it continues, seek medical treatment with a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Why does my knee hurt when I walk?

Why does my knee hurt when I walk?

Need more info: There are many reasons for knee pain. Was there an injury? If not it could be inflammation. Try ice and anti inflammatory meds such as advil (ibuprofen) and if not improved see an orthopedist. ...Read more

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Why does my left leg and hip hurt when i lay down? What should I do?

Why does my left leg and hip hurt when i lay down? What should I do?

Trocanteric bursitis: It's a classic symptom that happens when people lay on their side and their hip is inflamed at the trochanteric bursa (a fluid filled sac) that helps the tissues in the area move more easily. People commonly complain of waking up because of the pain. Anti-inflammatories, stretching, and alternating ice and heat compresses can help. If it doesn't improve, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Why does my tailbone hurt when i bend over?

Why does my tailbone hurt when i bend over?

Sprain?: You could have an injury to the small ligaments that are around the actual bony part of the tail bone. ...Read more

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Why does my calf muscle hurt after I remove my shoes?

Why does my calf muscle hurt after I remove my shoes?

I apologize: For not knowing if you are make or female....in the event you are female and were wearing heels this may be a reason as in the heels there is contracture of the tendon and out of shoes it would try and stretch the muscle.... ...Read more

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Why does it hurt to lay anything on my knee?

Why does it hurt to lay anything on my knee?

See details: It is very difficult to answer without being able to examine the knee. Have your doctor or an orthopedist take a look. ...Read more

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Why does my back pain hurt my hip?

Varies: It is usually either that there is a nerve that is irritated in the back causing pain to radiate into your hip, or one of the structures in your back causing pain has a referral pattern that involves the hip area. Don't hesitate to be seen for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why does my lower legs hurt when I exercise?

Why does my lower legs hurt when I exercise?

Exercise: I recommend stretching before and after exercising, it reduce injury and pain. ...Read more

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Why does the back of my knee hurt when i walk?

Why does the back of my knee hurt when i walk?

Posterior knee pain: Consider hamstring tightness, referred radicular spine pain, capsular tightness, meniscal tears, arthritis, popliteal cyst pain, or vascular claudication. ...Read more

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For what reason does my tail bone hurt?

For what reason does my tail bone hurt?

See below: Sounds like you have coccydynia or 'tailbone pain'. This can occur with trauma to the tail bone, abnormally positioned coccyx, or poor sitting posture. Try using a good lumbar support to help shift your pelvis forward. This will put the pressure on your ischium. (bottom part of pelvic bone), and will shift the weight off of your coccyx (tailbone). ...Read more

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Why does my head hurt really bad? Pain

Hello. : Hello. Your question is too vague to answer. Can you amplify on this more. ...Read more