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Orthopedic Surgery Questions

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Best way to give tramadol to a pet? She refuses it due to bitter flavor

Posted 2 Dec 2014 5 answers

Have tried pill capsules but she hides it in her cheek She is having surgery & important yo get it in her

Orthopedic Surgery - how much more does a shoulder replacement weigh than a regular shoulder?

Posted 19 Sep 2013 3 answers

In other words, how much more does the Titanium weigh in reverse total shoulder replacement surgery than the bone that's removed?

Why is ibuprofen is not given to orthopedic surgery patients?

Posted 23 Jan 2013 3 answers

does it have effects on bone healing? my husband had a dental bone transplant which failed, could this be due to ibuprofen. he has had a second bone transplant today and i wonder whether we need to discontinue his indomethacin

Can you continue taking SAMe if you are having surgery in 2 weeks?

Posted 15 days ago 0 answers

I have searched for the response to this question for weeks, to no avail. I am taking 800mg SAMe a day and am planning orthopedic surgery in 2 vweeks. Some doctors say stop the SAMe, but do not have a reason. I hate to stop since it is so effective. Is there any research? Do you have any reasons ...

Orthopedic Surgery - What pain meds are effective following rotator cuff repair?

Posted 19 Aug 2009 2 answers

I am a post polio patient currently in need of rotator cuff repair (2 tendons conpletely detached with massive tears) I am already a chronic pain patient (post polio pain, DDD,autoimmune disease) and polio patients are believed to have at least twice the pain issues as non-polios following surgery ...

Orthopedic Surgery - Has anyone had a split tear of the ECU tendon in wrist and had surgery for it?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 1 answer

... What are your results and prognosis? Had my surgery 2/21/17 and pain is greater than I expected. Cast is over the elbow and very tight. Swelling and pain present in fingers, outside of wrist up through forearm. Throbbing and jolts of pain are helped slightly with Percoset. Any suggestions and ...

Orthopedic Surgery - ankle pain 10 years after ORIF. Treatment options ?

Posted 15 days ago 0 answers

70 years old.

Knee pain a month after arthroscopy?

Posted 2 Mar 2015 1 answer

I got a knee meniscus arthroscopy about a month ago, everything was fine but today while i was walking i felt a suddent pain in the knee, its been a long time and it still hurts while i walk and while im standing up. Do you know what can it be, will it pass or is it serious? Please can you help me? ...

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