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Posted 8 days ago 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 19 days ago 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 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 ...
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 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
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 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 ...
Posted 7 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
Hi There, My son was 2.5 weeks old and had a spinal tap. At 10 weeks old, he had an X-ray and it showed he had a fracture in his spine and also in his legs, but never showed any signs of being in pain and our doctor and midwife have also confirmed they never noticed any signs of fractures or ...
Posted 7 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
I am not sure if this is the right website to ask this at. I'm not sure if you are only suppose to ask questions about medication or that require medication. But in hopes of some answers , I'll ask anyway. Let me know if this is the wrong place to be asking. I have developed a very ...
Posted 2 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
Posted 30 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
Dislocation of the median atlanto-axial joint owing to transverse ligament rupture is more likely than to cause spinal cord compression than that resulting from fracture of the dens
Posted 12 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
This message is to StevieJ. Do you have the option of a vertebroplasty in USA? It's performed on patients with vertabral fractures as a result of osteoporosis. I'm probably going over stuff that has already been eliminated but this procedure is designed for osteoporotic patients. I have a ...
Posted 1 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
... was put inside since it was a very complicated fracture.After three months, she feels a lot of weight( tons) on that shoulder and says it feels the arm is made of stone, it's so stiff.Can anybody tell us why she has this feeling? She is miserable
I'm having surgery Monday to have a rod the length of my femur inserted with several screws to hold?
Posted 10 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
... it in place to try to stabilize my left hip which I fractured in mid-December but has yet to heal. The traumatic orthopedic surgeon said that the latest MRI and x-rays show the fracture is now nearly all the way across the femoral head and has gotten wider though is still in place. His concern ...