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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 ...
 

Is it safe to remove the rod in femur as it is causing pain in knee?

My 90-yr oldmother had titanium rod inserted into her femur , as a fix for smashed hip due to a fall. Likely due to osteoporosis , the rod separated from femur near the knee, resulting in fairly ...
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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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for bilateral femur fractures

Hi, i had bilateral femur fractures. One side I have nearly no pain but the other side is complete opposite. I cannot weight bear on it and also the titanium rod has moved down and snapped the bottom nail ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes painful leg post femur fracture repair with titanium rod?

My wife just broke her femur and tibula the did surgery the next day. They put a titanium rod ... put up to 50 pounds of weight on that leg they also did not put a cast on just wrapped it in ace ...
 

Any suggestion for severe pain in leg/back after broke left femur?

Hi, I broke my left femur in 97 I have a rod and screws I been feeling a lot pain in my leg and lower part of my back. I have been experiencing some swelling I have been to the Dr and the emergency ...
 

Suggest treatment for femur fracture

My 60 yr old sister fell today and broke her femur. Her health is poor as the result of an auto accident at age 39. She is diabetic, has rheumatoid arthritis and her body rejected titanium rods in her ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for broken femur bone in left leg

my femur bone in my left leg broke about two months ago, and now I have a rod and 2 screws in my left leg, I am trying to walk with a cane, but my fear is the side effects of these foreign objects ...
 

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 ...
 

What does a shadow at end of femur indicate?

Hi, My 13 year old child had an x ray of her leg due to a toe fracture, but wanted to rule out knee pain , it showed a shadow at end of femur. Dr not concerned saying it was a ?. My question is what ...
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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
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