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left leg fibula chip crack and tibia mus 
I have done x-ray my fibula having crack no swelling not decreasing. After x-ray again doctor telling no fracture only tissue injured. But when I walk …

Knee pain 
I have been having this issue for a couple of months now. My knee will start making a cracking sound/or poping sound when I walk. It is not painfull usually …

medial meniscus tear 
MRI indicates medial meniscus tear. i am on complete rest from last 2 months and doing exercises on doctor's advise. Now I am feeling much better than …

fibula fracture 
I have fibula fracture the pons is not separated but slightly (on to two mm)slides. both sides of the fracture are close together.i could move on my leg …

clicking in right achilles tendon 
Question: I have developed painless clicking in the right achilles tendon due to over use in marathoning. it clicks each time i stretch the tendon …

Hip Arthritis Not rated yet
Question: What is better for hip arthritis ice or heat? Answer: Unfortunately, research is not clear on which is best. I am a believer in first trying …

IT band syndrome Not rated yet
Question: What is the best IB band syndrome treatment? Answer: IT band syndrome can be related to a number of issues. Foot biomechanics, ITB tightness, …

give solution for acl Not rated yet
hi, i had an operation to my right knee. actually my problem is at starting stage when i get down steps i feel the joint is loosing,and pain will stars …

knee Not rated yet
what can i do for knee cap problem ? my doc told me i will have this for the rest of my life, so my question is is there any other solution? Hi, …

recommended braces for the fibula break Not rated yet
After wearing a large boot for 4 weeks, what is recommended next for the fibula that is healing well. Aircast? Hi, Good question. An Aircast …

knee problem Not rated yet
Hi , I have had a bad feeling from the left leg knee(top of knee cap), while i am get up from the floor with out support ,bad feeling will be start , …

workout after knee surgery Not rated yet
I am a 55 yr. old female gym rat. I work out 5-7 days a week. I have had ORIF of my Left Femur (supracondylar fracture) Additionally I have had a miniscetomy? …

Fractured fibular Not rated yet
How many weeks after fractured fibular do I see A physical therapist? Hi, This is a great question. Fractures in general take 6-8 weeks to heal. …

requirement of plaster cast Not rated yet
does a small fracture of distal fubula always require a plaster cast? Mine wasn't plastered as I could walk on it with care but I have to go to fracture …

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