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My husband fell a week ago and broke 2 bones on either side
My husband fell a week ago and broke 2 bones on either side of his ankle and dislocated his foot. Last Friday he had internal fixation surgery (placing a plate on one side and screws on the other). He… read more
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I twisted my ankle a little during a walk last Wednesday. It
I twisted my ankle a little during a walk last Wednesday. It swelled minimally and I thought it was just sprained. I iced it and by Friday there was minimal pain and I regained ~90% of my normal pre-i… read more
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Second opinion - I twisted my ankle a little during a walk
Second opinion - I twisted my ankle a little during a walk last Wednesday. It swelled minimally and I thought it was just sprained. I iced it and by Friday there was minimal pain and I regained ~90% o… read more
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I'm 10 weeks post op for a closed bimalleolar fracture in
I'm 10 weeks post op for a closed bimalleolar fracture in the right ankle. Can someone give me a timeline to go back to work. I'm a delivery driver delivering restaurant food. After surgery I was put … read more
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Surgeon. I have iPhone picture of my daughter's X-ray. This
This question is for orthopaedic surgeon. I have iPhone picture of my daughter's X-ray. This was taken at the emergency clinic at the time of accident. Can you look at the X-ray and give me your medic… read more
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My grandfather is 80 yrs old, he is suffering from alzahmir,
Hello my grandfather is 80 yrs old , he is suffering from alzahmir , he broken his leg and this is the xray what do you suggest ?… read more
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I'm trying to understand more about an avulsion fracture of
I'm trying to understand more about an avulsion fracture of the lateral malleolus that I have. … read more
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I fell and twisted my ankle. The MRI report noted the
I fell and twisted my ankle. The MRI report noted the attached. What is the best management course action I should take?… read more
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Dr.Sawhney
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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I injured my knee January 2 while skiing. I have some
I injured my knee January 2 while skiing. I have some questions regarding my MRI report. Can you explain : 1. "high grade sprain of ACL" at its femoral attachment - recommend correlation for symptoms … read more
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Dr.Sawhney
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I suffered a lateral mallous fracture and have a stable
I suffered a lateral mallous fracture and have a stable joint. I saw an orthapedic initially and he barely talked or explained to me I was put in a boot nonweight bearing and told to come back in two … read more
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Dr.Sawhney
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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Follow up on foot injury) We finally received the digital
Follow up on foot injury) Hello again. We finally received the digital xray files and case notes from the podiatrist/surgeon who examined my wife (can send in higher resolution if needed). Please find… read more
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Dr.Sawhney
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9 wks ago I has accident and fractured my left foot I have a
9 wks ago I has accident and fractured my left foot I have a floating fragment and suffer alot of pain still. I find walking standing very painful. I haven't returned to work as yet as my job is very … read more
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Dr.Sawhney
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My son broke his fibula in two places, yesterday we saw an
My son broke his fibula in two places, yesterday we saw an orthopedic doctor that said it only needed a cast and the bone did not need to be straightened. He was supposed to be leaving for the Marines… read more
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I had fractured my ankle (distal fibula), closed fracture
I had fractured my ankle (distal fibula), closed fracture with bones still in line. Fx was up the bone not across. It was a roll over accident, I tripped over a rug and the rubber held my foot as I fe… read more
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I have a spiral fracture of the fibula. I've had X-ray and
I have a spiral fracture of the fibula. I've had X-ray and one Dr. visit, no surgery required. It is not painful. I didn't go to the doctor until 2 weeks after the injury. I ordered a medical boot on … read more
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I had slipped on the ice and fractured my left ankle on both
I had slipped on the ice and fractured my left ankle on both sides. Had a plate installed left and and pin and screw on the right side of my left ankle. Had a tear in my knee. Surgery was performed to… read more
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DoctorGZ
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I incurred an avulsion fracture of the distant fibula about
I incurred an avulsion fracture of the distant fibula about a week ago. On day 3, the orthpedic PA provided me with a walking boot, and said it was okay to put weight back on the foot. About 24 hours … read more
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DrRussMD
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After being misdiagnosed by PA, I spent three weeks in pain
After being misdiagnosed by PA, I spent three weeks in pain walking around on what I have now been told by my podiatrist is a fractured ankle. In removable cast for 8 weeks now; return to podiatrist n… read more
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