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Elb. Elbow pain. Havnt tried ice, but i think it may be
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? … read more
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I had bunion surgery on big toe and second toe two years ago, my second toe had a pin in it for a few weeks. I know have painful bone spurs on my second toe plus arthritis. My Dr. wants to scrap the b… read more
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Dr.Sawhney
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I'm 55 years old and don't have arthritis or other joint
I'm 55 years old and don't have arthritis or other joint issues but... the bony protrusions on the outside of each of my elbows in the last year or so have become sensitive and painful when pressed on… read more
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I dont have health insurance currently as im inbetween jobs
hey! i dont have health insurance currently as im inbetween jobs and have some questions regarding elbow pain … read more
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Right elbow pain. Healthy 59 male 6'1 215#. Sensitive to
Right elbow pain. Healthy 59 male 6'1 215#. Sensitive to pushing, but not touch. My exercise regimen was including 50 pushups/day, but I stopped completely last week due to minor pain. Have been weari… read more
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For about 3 weeks now, area in my upper Right Arm has been
For about 3 weeks now, area in my upper Right Arm has been bothering me.I don't recall any injury.But, the muscle was a little tight from tennis, so I had a massage therapist work on it (deep tissue) … read more
Dr. David
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My partner is a 43 yr old female who is suffering with pain
My partner is a 43 yr old female who is suffering with pain in her elbow, worse in the morning, hurts when lifts things and quite sore most of the time. Does this sound like tennis elbow? If so what c… read more
the-good-doctor
the-good-doctor
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I was shooting baskets about 18 months ago and heard a
I was shooting baskets about 18 months ago and heard a little crack in my elbow. I kept playing and it's always been sore in the meantime. I warm up and it's ok. i started playing paddle tennis which … read more
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For SportsMed/Arthritis/Ortho/Rhumatology (knuckles +
For SportsMed/Arthritis/Ortho/Rhumatology (knuckles + golfer's elbow): Good morning. I'm a 42 year old male, healthy, in shape, athletic, strong and flexible, clean lifestyle, good diet, etc. Natural … read more
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I have a painless lump at the base of thumb, just where it
I have a painless lump at the base of thumb, just where it curves to meet the wrist. It's almost as if the bony protrusion is exaggerated there, quite a bit more than what's on the other hand. It is t… read more
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Right elbow got a case of olacranon bursitis. The swelling had gone away but the elbow joint got a boy sore and seemed to get irritated when I did some exercise with the right arm; Did some seated cyc… read more
Dr.Sawhney
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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I had bursitis in my right shoulder, as well as an
I had bursitis in my right shoulder, as well as an inflammation of the terres minor muscle. (I'm a tennis player and also spend too much time slouched in front of a computer, which I'm sure doesn't he… read more
Dr.Sawhney
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Thank you for your response Dr. Sawhney. Was the debridement
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DR. H. ONLY, Please-: Since i had an MRI on my shoulder,
DR. SCOTT H. ONLY, Please-: Since i had an MRI on my shoulder, would my Orthopedist be able to… read more
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My wrists feel very "made out of stone" (very tight and locked) - if i hold my palm up to the sky it hurts on both the front hand (below fingers) and the carpal tunnel. It also causes tingles in my fi… read more
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I have a re-tear of my right tricep tendon. I was 11weeks post surgery when I fell walking up steps. I am undecided about having a second surgery due to instability of the procedure and the adverse ef… read more
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Good morning I am a 32 year old female. I recently found out that I have a severe Vitamin D deficiency as well as slightly elevated ALT levels. I am 5'4 and 240 pounds. The past week I have been exper… read more
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