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Hi i had a titanium rod put in my leg to replace my femur a

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Suggest the exercises for broken femur bone

Where do I find a list of excersizes for recent broken femer bone, leading to titanium shaft with attached ball and socket ball replacement. Have been thru 12 weeks rehab and am beginning self rehab ...
 

Titanium rod placed in femur. Having joint pain in legs, difficult to walk. What should I do?

My name is Lisa and I had a Titanium rod placed in my left femur last XXXXXXX I got better, though never pain free, now to only get worse with pain in both legs, I'm in so much pain and I need help!!! I ...
 

Had femur bone broken and rod inserted. Feeling numb in both the legs. Cause?

Hi. Almost 4 months ago I broke my femur . I had surgery and and intermedullary rod insertions with screws into the hip bone and two above the knee. I spent three weeks wheeling a wheelcahir ...
 

Have sharp pain in femur. Possibility of phlebitis?

Hi. I have a periodic sharp pain in my right femur just above my kneecap. At times it is extremely severe (my leg buckles); at other times it isn't so bad. I must use a cane at all times. Is this possibly ...
 

Got hit on femur while playing. Developed hematoma with discoloration. Is this normal?

Hi- Earlier today during a softball game I was hit by a fast pitch ball about 70 mph on my femur ... on with my day. Now, 8 hours later, my whole leg, most below the injury is very tingly. Is this normal ...
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broken femur (leg) with surgery (rod put in leg)

My friend had a broken leg ten months ago and the doctor put a rod in her leg (femur). That happened when she was on vacation so when we got home, her own home doctor decided to replace the rod four ...
 

I am cancer survivor of osteosarcoma having sharp pain in leg while taking step after femur replacement with titanium

hi, im a cancer survivor of osteosarcoma, i had a femur replacement with titanium in my right leg, a year ago, and now im feeling pain on my leg & it keeps locking everytime i take a step. Its making ...
 

History of femur bone surgery. Want surgery to remove plates and piece of steel rod

Hi, I had a surgery in right leg femur bone 10 years ago, UN fortunately the steal rod was broken into 3 parts, doctors removed two pieces but one was left very near to knee in my right leg .hence i had ...
 

Constant pain in leg after placing titanium rod after shattered femur. Can we remove rod after healing?

a titanium rod in it. Since then he has had constant pain in the leg. From the knee where they put in 2 ... of the femur. Would you recommend taking out the rod? Or some other kind of pain relief besides pain blocking ...
 

Had accident, broke femur, going to have second operation. Is operation the best treatment?

hi was wondering if you could tell me more about non union of broken femur . 11 months since accident and bone has not healed. Going to have a second operation to remove im rod and replace ...
 

Severe burning in hip, feeling of origination from big toe at the site of rod post femur fracture. Any suggestions?

Hi my name is Joe. . I shattered my left femur (gunshot). I had a rod and screws surgically placed in my left leg The rod goes from my hip to my knee . It s been there since 2007. Recently, I have been ...
 

Have rod insert in left femur twice. Taking xanax and tramadol. Suffering from shooting pain. Guidance

hi, ive had a rod insert in my left femour twice. 12yrs ago to be exact and then again same place ... is thru my entire leg and up my back. The leg was x-rayed and showed movement of the rod in the center ...
 

History of femur fracture. Inserted IM rod with screws. Why is the proximal screw still in?

)in 99 that necessitated ortho surgery on all 4 limbs . Due to a fracture in my LT femur , an IM rod ...). He completed the replacement by wiring the prothesis to the bottom of the rod. I had some issues ...
 

Pain from groin to knee, broken femur, hip replacement done, arthritis. Treatment?

I had a hip replacement on my right hip in May this year - about ten days after the op I stood up and had a pain going from the groin to the knee - I had broken my femur . I had an operation ...
 

How can my pain be cured as I have a rod in my femur ?

. I have had a rod in my femur 2 inches from my hip over 15 years. now i m having a hard time driving ...broken femur 2 inches from hip over 15 years ago. having problems. hello...i m 54 years old. i see ...
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hi i went for xray and they said they found several spots on my femur bone and i have major pain in my leg its been 2 weeks . what could it be ? i can barely wa
There could be some defect in minralization which presented as spots in the xray.
 
Why the posterior dislocation of the head of the femur is more than the anterior?
Hi, Thank you for posting your query. The dislocation is related to the mechanism of injury and and also the injury to the capsule or Iigaments around the hip joint. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
 
Hi. My father just had a femur fracture, which is an imapcted one. we have been getting different opinions to go for 3 options- Traction, oris and hip replaceme
orif and hip replacement, if the bone density is good
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