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T4 t5 compression fracture

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Suggest treatment for compression fracture of t6

a significant compression fracture of the t6, and also fractured the t3 4 & 5, I also broke my scapular in 5 places. At my 6week check I was informed that I now have a wedge compression fracture of the t9 which ...
 

Suggest treatment for vertebral compression fracture

Hi! My 86 year old mom is suffering yet another vertebral compression fracture (L1 and L3 have been ... a walker. She has no other problems except a grade 4 cystocele . She takes no medications. When she had her ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes back discomfort inspite of having compression fracture of the vertebra?

A month ago I suffered a Compression fracture of T-12. Probably happened while I was at the Gym ... the Compression fracture heal in a reasonable period of time ? ...
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What is the treatment for compression fracture?

I am 80 yr old female and would like to start an exercise program. Recently had compression fracture of T-12. My back has healed but still tender. Have CAD and peripheral neuropathy in legs ...
 

Suggest treatment for t12 compression fracture

I was rear ended in a car accident last May and x rays showed a T12 compression fracture. I am now experiencing pain in the T12 region every day, and am icing it every night for some relief. What future ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for compression fracture in T4 and T5 area

Hi. I recently injured my back and suffered from compression fractures in t4 and t5 area. I had a vertebralplasty in December. Since the surgery my back pain is better, but still there, at least I can breath now ...
 

Does t9 vertebral compression fracture heals by its own?

I fell and have a t9 vertebral compression fracture back in November my doctor told me it would heal on it s own is that correct after 3 months he took another x-ray and said it had got worse.then he ...
 

Can a compression fracture on t6 cause severe pain in neck and spine?

I fell a couple years ago and inquired a compression fracture on t6. now I m having severe pain in my neck and c spine. could this be related? I have straightening of the lordosis which I don t know ...
 

How to treat compression fractures in spine with benign fluid caused by lifting heavy object?

electrocuted. Had MRI and contrast MRI, have compression fracture on T11, and the T5 & T7 show dialation with benign fluid (no tumors). I am still feeling pain 5 months later, and have been told it will never get ...
 

Sustained compression fractures with cervical. What can we expect after a fall?

I am an OT in a SNF and have an 80 year old woman who of T2-T5 as well. She is immobilized with a cervical collar and thoracic brace. Her current precautions are bed rest for 6 wks and she has to remain ...
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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.
 
compression fractures from T4-T9 & disc bulge at L5-S1.having extreme leg pain that pain meds don't ease. could it be a pinch nerve or what?
This could be neuropathic pain. You can take gabapentin.
 
If you have a compression fracture of the 4th vertebrae in your back can you treat this yourself at home , I don't have insurance coverage and can't find a dr.
it depends on type of fractiure,but you may need orthosis for immobilisation
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