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Posted 16 days ago by • 0 answers
The fracture was to my left proximal fibula just below knee cap, what kind of pain is suspected to follow these as I have been miserable. Again the fracture type is comminuted.
Posted 3 May 2017 by • 1 answer
Facial swelling, both eyes have turned black (racoon), pressure in both eys and the bridge of my nose. Wondering if it is possibly a depressed fracture
Posted 24 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been on Neurontin due to nerve pain from a severe ankle fracture last fall. I plan to try to wean myself off of it as soon as possible. In the meantime I have had some troubling issues including blurred vision and possible dementia - which I am now thinking may be drug related.
Posted 26 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
... small screws holding me together. I am learning how to walk with a walker. I'm having issues with it because I have carpal tunnel in my right hand. I have had to go back to using my brace on my hand do to pain and weakness. I was suppose to have surgery about 7 weeks ago but I fell and ...
Posted 17 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
A friend had a compound fracture of his tibia and fibula one year ago. The fracture has healed, but he still has inflammation and superficial and deep bone pain. How deep is Voltaren gel absorbed
Posted 2 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
I broke my talus bone 5 years ago rock climbing. When i went to the hospital i was told i was gonna need surgery. After meeting with the foot and ankle doctor she told me the surgery was really expensive and at the time i did not have insurance so she said she just wanted to watch it i was givin ...
Posted 14 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I was in a motorcycle accident in Jan 2017 and incurred a shaft fracture of the 4th metacarpal in my left hand, as well as sprained my left MCL. From the X-ray, The fracture was stable, not displaced and not angulated, although there was 1.98mm shortening (measured from X-ray with software). The ...
Posted 15 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
I have pain management for 2 compression fractures in my spine along with a permanent broken bone in my hand. I am prescribed 2-3 10mg Percocet a day. I recently just broke my thumb and I had to take extra the last few days for obvious reasons, they will not give an early refill (only a few days) ...
Posted 4 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
Avulsion fracture of the tip of the fibula malleolus with some calcifications in fibula calcaneal ligament, widened, lateral mortise, indicating significant lateral injury correlation , possibility of calaneal fibula avulsion injury which may be chronic. Treatment would be placed in sugar tong ...
Posted 9 Nov 2016 by • 3 answers
I went to the doctor the day after and they determined I didn't need an x-ray cos there's no fractures. I feel somewhat stoned since it happened. My neck had been stiff and recently it feels like I've been chewing on gum for so long that my jaw and temples ache. There's ...
Posted 22 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
I broke my tib and fib on 11th september playing football. (I didn't have surgery). I was in a full leg cast for 6weeks, then I went Into a cast which was below the knee for another 6 weeks (all together 12weeks in cast) I then went back to the hospital for them to tell me it's still ...
Fracture, bone - I fell off a roof shoveling snow and ice about 25 years ago, the fall left me with?
Posted 30 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
... a badly bruised leg. I did not seek treatment at the time but now I am almost 60 years old and my leg causes severe pain for me. Is there anything that can be done after so many years?
Posted 10 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
Pinky toe has turned black. Is that normal Had an X-ray yesterday. Had some swelling today and put ice. But that was hours ago. Shouldn't still be that cold from the ice
Posted 2 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
I recently broke my ankle in 3 places and had surgery with screws and a plate. I will ask on my followup the number of screws etc. I was wondering if someone who had a trimalleolar fracture could elaborate on the recovery from the injury. I was told ill be walking again without a boot in 3 months ...
Is visible bone movement normal during recovery from open tibia fracture? It's been 3 weeks post op?
Posted 18 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
I have no cast or boot since week 1... Doctor said it should be ok without... I have an IM nail... One large rod attached from knee to ankle and the break is mid lower leg.. The bone is splintered a bit at the break site so this may be responsible for some of the movement ... But any visual ...