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I am a 62 year-old female, with ave weight and height. I was
I am a 62 year-old female, with ave weight and height. I was a bit active before about 12 years ago...2 years ago I had a right hip replacement (RHR) and I also had the left one done in Nov 2017. Afte… read more
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I had an MRI done on my left ankle, the results said both my
I had an MRI done on my left ankle, the results said both my ATFL and CFL were "not seen", what does that mean? There is also a reference to debris distal tendon sheath...? I was informed by the PA wh… read more
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A bit of history. In 2006 I started getting pains in my
A bit of history. In 2006 I started getting pains in my lower back/left hip. This left me in a state that I woke up at night with pain in the hip (and only when I move position). The GP and specialist… read more
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I have a hard swelling about two inches below my left knee
I have a hard swelling about two inches below my left knee on the left side that came for no reason I know of about a month ago. It is about the size of a golf ball. I saw a doctor because I thought i… read more
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My friend ruptured her calf muscle 12 days ago. It is a
My friend ruptured her calf muscle 12 days ago. It is a Grade 3 rupture according to the NHS doc. here. She has been hobbling around on crutches but 'jerked' it to-day and feels back where she started… read more
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About a month ago I went to my PMD. Labs indicated: high
Hi. About a month ago I went to my PMD. Labs indicated: high calcium, low Vit D (deficient) and low phosphate. I also had a hip x-ray because I was having pain. The x-ray revealed a 2 mm circumscribed… read more
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I have a partial tear in my achilles tendon on my right leg.
I have a partial tear in my achilles tendon on my right leg. I injured it running 7 weeks ago The doctor I saw had an ultrasound done. The summary of the results say "Moderate right mid body Achilles … read more
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I had my Achilles' tendon and a piece of my heel bone at the
I had my Achilles' tendon and a piece of my heel bone at the achilles insertion point removed 9 weeks ago both due to infection. I have since has a skin flap and skin graft to close the resulting woun… read more
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I have never been able to point my toes forward (plantar
I have never been able to point my toes forward (plantar flexion) I believe it is due to ankle problem or both? I don't have any pain in the area, but I know my gait is not normal. I have extreme tens… read more
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2 Years after an ACL reconstruction, I'm still having
2 Years after an ACL reconstruction, I'm still having trouble walking. My ACL graft is strong, my MCL is a little loose, but does not require surgery, and I did have some meniscal damage. My knee feel… read more
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Question for Ortho Hip specialist: Had MRI due to hip/groin
Question for Ortho Hip specialist: Had MRI due to hip/groin pain of 2 months that wasn't really responding well to physio. It confirmed hip bursitis (which I had 4yrs ago & we'd already figured that o… read more
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I have recently noticed an onset of pain about 1-1.5 inches
Hello. I have recently noticed an onset of pain about 1-1.5 inches up from the bottom of my heel (just on my right foot). A few weeks ago it just hurt when I stretched my leg after practice (I'm a lon… read more
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I have been on workers comp since 04/11/12 due to a ankle
Hi, I have been on workers comp since 04/11/12 due to a ankle sprain. This is my third sprain of the year, and I have suffered sprains though out my life. I have had 17 PT sessions, and I still have p… read more
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Felt a strong pop in my left calf. The muscle between each
Felt a strong pop in my left calf. The muscle between each of the calf muscles hurt. I am worried I have torn a tendon or something. I Have iced it and took an Aleeve. Shoudl I go now or wait.… read more
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I have had repeated sprains. My last sprain occured at work
I have had repeated sprains. My last sprain occured at work on 04/11/12 (workers comp). It still isnt healed. I have attended 10 PT sessions. My ankle still feels unstable. My orthopedic doctor, says … read more
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I have had bottom-of-heel pain for 5+ months now and I
I have had bottom-of-heel pain for 5+ months now and I figure it is likely plantar fasciitis. I have done all the treatments I have read about, to include supportive shoes, stretching/flexing the foot… read more
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Additional info: Male; age 55; no problems with joints prior
Additional info: Male; age 55; no problems with joints prior to meniscus tear, jog/ran three times a week; and even the knee with the tear was feeling close to 100% prior to surgery, but I was told th… read more
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I have had major heel pain that does not allow me to run for
I have had major heel pain that does not allow me to run for 8 months now. I had X-rays, CT scans, bone scans. It was determined that i had a stress fracture in my calcareous bone as well as multiple … read more
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