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Compression fracture t5 treatment

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Suggest treatment for low bone mineral density with compression fracture

Hello Doctor, I am a 48yr old Caucasian male who has suffered a compression fracture at T9 and T7 revealed by a chest x-ray . Prior to the fracture, I had a bone density scan with the following results (T ...
 

Having severe back pain. MRI showed acute compression fracture. Treatment?

compression fracture of D9 vertebral body (20% reduction in height). Marrow oedema noted. No retropulsion. 2. Acute compression fracture of D12 vertebral body (70-80% reduction in height). Marrow oedema noted. Mild ...
 

MRI showing compression fracture of L1 vertebral body with marrow oedema. Should I be worried about the findings?

- There is compression fracture of L1 vertebral body with marrow oedema and mild indentation on theca. pedicles ... tissues are normal. Impression: * Wedge compression fracture of L1 vertebral body with marrow oedema ...
 

Suggest treatment for compression fracture of d12 and L1 after fall

My mother age 85 suffered wedge compression of d12 and l1 vertebral body. There are few degenerative changes in the form of osteophytes seen. There is no evidence of osteo-lytic or asteo-sclerotic lesion involving bodies,pedicles,transverse...
 

Treated for compression fracture on spine. Pain and weakness in leg. Any advice?

Hi, 12 years ago I was involved in a head on RTA. I suffered a compression fracture to my spine (L2 ... fracture, slight scoliosis , bulging disc at L5/S1 and a schmorls node. My physiotherapist had said ...
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What is the treatment lumbar compression fracture?

I have a compression fracture in my L1 vertabra, it happened on Oct 10 and i would assume that it is healed now. I have had 5 physio treatments and I find now when I bend forward my right side of my back ...
 

Suggest treatment for compression fracture in D4

My Mother fell on her back on the 21st of August 2011. She has compression fracture in D4 Her tail bone has become straight too. Her recent MRI reports confirm the same. Her D3 & B12 levels are just ...
 

Treatment for compression fracture apart from Tramadol?

Dec 10 I fell on ice and was diagnosed with an L1 compression fracture with 50 % compression. I am still needing Tramadol. I was put in a back brace at 2 months. I am considering getting a second opinion ...
 

What are the precautions for dorsolumbar spine compressed fracture?

hey i have dorsolumbar spine compressed fracture few months ago.i am young and depressed ... me how to get back my normal body because it feels like i cn;t do anything like before ...
 

Diagnosed with compression fracture on the tibial plateau. What is the treatment?

I have been diagnosed with a 3mm compression fracture in my tibial plateau. I had a skiing accident 8wks ago. My ROM is minimal and I am still in quite some pain. I was never told to stay off of my ...
 

Suggest treatment for wedge compression fracture of 11 vertebral body

hi my father recently suffered from lower back pain. mri is done report says wedge compression fracture of l1 vertebral body with near total collapse,(the vertebral height is reduced 80%) mild ...
 

MRI shows compression fracture. How effective is radiation therapy?

hi! how effective is radiation therapy? conclusion on MRI results: wedge compression fracture ... neural canal stenosis at L3/L4; Disc dessication L4/L5 and L5/S1.. thanks ...
 

Have compression fracture in spine. Difficulty sitting up. Remedy?

My wife aged 68, is suffering from compression fracture in D12 spine and is advised full bedrest ... and it takes more than 5 minutes for her to sit up without pain in the back. Is there any way to ameliorate ...
 

Experiencing severe lower back pain, MRI suggests compression fracture. Have sinus allergies, take Rhinocort. Is this related ?

I have been experiencing severe lower back pain. A recent MRI suggests a compression fracture in L5 ...-surgical treatments for this back pain. I m an active person, not overweight, and have done Pilates, Yoga and massage ...
 

Suggest remedy for compression fracture

Hi doc, m 28 yrs old and hv suffered compression fracture d11 due the fall on the stairs. This is my 4th day since d fall howevr today i felt more pain in d lower back than i had anytime before ...
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What is the treatment for a vertabral compression fracture?
Hi dear.I were to assess the nature and the cause of compression.Depending on the degree and involvement of nerve I were to plan further management which includes conservative in mild cases and surgery in severe cases.Hope this answers your query.
 
How long does it normally take for a L1 compression fracture to heal?
Hi. Any fracture healing depends on following factors: Age of the patient, proper treatment constituted, rest to the part affected and so on. The time to heal can be 3 to 6 weeks in a normally well treated fracture of any part.
 
I am recovering from 5 thoracic compression fractures of my spine. I have nausea and stomach pain. Are the 2 related?
Hello Yes nausea and stomach are related to thoracic compression fracture . Take some antacid but if symptoms are sever you may need drugs like proton pump inhibitors like pantaloc-d once or twice in day.
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