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Diagnosed w/post traumatic fibro after car accident. I believe it's chronic myofascial pain... More
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I play college Ultimate at Univ of Penn. I am a runner but am recovering from 3 fractures in my... More
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Why Do I Hurt Under My Kneecap? by Doug K. Patient Expert For such a small bone, the patella (kneecap) seems to cause a lot of problems. Pain under the patella (or around it) carries many names: patellofemoral pain syndrome, retropatellar pain syndrome...
It depends on how bad the fracture is. If the pieces are normally lined up and the animal is otherwise healthy, then limiting the animal's activity by keeping the animal in a crate or cage until the fracture
With stress fractures, you have to wait until it heals before you resume your normal running... of stress on your fracture. Hopefully, you've already done this. See a sports doctor and follow his or...
who took a puck to the throat and fractured the Adams Apple by reports. They rarely give time frames....  This is a relatively rare bone to fracture.  Most bones heal in weeks to months depending upon your age & health...
Sure, if the fracture didn't heal properly in such a way as to make your broken leg equal in length to your unbroken one, walking lopsided can eventually lead to back pain.  It doesn't take much difference...
When a dental problem presents with so many complications, I would suggest that you arrange with all the dental specialists involved, that they join you, simultaneously, on a telephone conference call and arrive at a consens
Wow! As far as I know, the only reliable way to test for a stress fracture is via x-ray. Head for a good sports doctor and have him/her check you out. Pain is not normal, and it is unsafe to run
time to recover.  With regard to fractures and what you are feeling: Hairline fractures can skip detection in the first week or two after an injury.  Although most significant fractures are seen on first...
Yes, a hairline fracture may be missed on initial x-rays. That's why when the xray is negative... weeks. A repeat xray after 2 weeks can show a previously unseen hairline fracture (the bone resorbs or...
A stress fracture is caused by unusual or repeated stress and continuous weight on the ankle.  Typically a stress fracture occurs in weight-bearing bones, for example the tibia (bone of the lower leg...

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Introduction ... A broken or cracked bone is known as a fracture. Fractures can affect any bone in the body. ... » Read on
Symptoms The symptoms of a fracture depend on the bone affected and the severity of the inj ... » Read on