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I injured my ankle. Near the ankle, there is swelling
I injured my ankle JA: The Orthopedic Surgeon can help. Just a couple quick questions before I transfer you. Do you have joint pain or swelling? Does it improve with ice and elevation? Customer: yes n… read more
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Hi, I hyperextended on the 14th of December 2019 (14 weeks ago) I was walking through the house when I stopped to turn and talk to my partner, but as I've turned my right knee I've extended my knee ri… read more
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My wife has a pain in the outside ankle bump on her left
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I have a popping (almost like a ratchet) in one hip. Mostly
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My mother is 89 She has had 2 full knee replacements dating
My mother is 89 She has had 2 full knee replacements dating back to 2002. She incurred one fall in 2008 upon a wet pool deck where she fell upon her knees. Other than bruising - no damage ----- This p… read more
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I am having lower thigh, knee, lower leg and ankle pain. I
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What may be going on with this knee injury (see photo)? This
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My wife slipped on black ice over a month ago. Her left leg
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My daughter is 14 and has multiple injuries,but never had a fracture. She complains of headaches, back pain, hip and knee pain mostly. She tells me that her knee "pops out" frequently. She has injured… read more
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Can you please tell me if my mother who is 73yrs broke her
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On 10 December 2011, I fell and broke my ankle in two places
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My daughter is 14 fit and athletic. She is having "cracking" in her knees, at times ankles or feet and elbow when she walks after she just gets out of bed in the morning or if she walks and turns whil… read more
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Both of my knees are grinding and popping when I bend and
Both of my knees are grinding and popping when I bend and straighten them. It's been ongoing for years now. Getting more painful as time goes on. I have seen an orthopedic doctor before (who I did NOT… read more
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