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Titanium rod in leg complications

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Suggest treatment for pain in leg due to titanium rod

I had a titanium rod put into my femur along with 2 screws. I have sharp pain in my hip where rod meets the screw. I cannot apply weight to that leg without hooting pain in my hip. Without weight ...
 

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 ...
 

Cause for the pain in the back of the leg?

I m trying to determine what is causing the pain that runs down the back of my leg. It actually ... it s one big complicated mess. I just want to feel better. I have issues at the l4 and l5 and s1 with some ...
 

What causes excruciating pain in the leg with titanium rods, plates and screws?

My fiance broke his leg and ankle in several places and now has titanium rods, plates and screws. It s been one year since the injury. Last night he began feeling excruciating pain in the leg and ankle ...
 

What is the cause not being able to sit for a long time after hip and leg surgeries?

I have three screws in my hip and a titanium rod in the other leg. I am 64 and had the surgeries in May on the hip and August for the femur on the other leg. I am still in therapy but walking more ...
 

History of back fracture. Have osteoporosis and amputated leg. Taking Oxycontin and Lyrica

,Complete. At 45 they found my spine was curved at 45 degree s and wanted to put titanium rods in from T8 ... major surgeries titanium rods from T-8 to L3. They should have put a sipper on my back. These are all ...
 

Metal rods in the ankle. Reddish mark on the leg, swollen foot and leg. Reason?

My father had his ankle area reconstructed 5 months ago. He had 2 rods and some kind of putty stuff to fill a hole in his bone. 5 months later. foot and leg are swellen. There is a large red mark on his leg ...
 

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 ...
 

Titanium rod in entire leg, knee area hurting, cant walk well also. Reasons ?

I was shot on my leg 3 times ten years ago and i had a surgery in which the doctors insert a titanium rod on my entire leg. In the past 2 years my leg it s been hurting a lot specially on my knee area ...
 

Pain when walking, have titanium rods in legs after accident. Need doctor near Asheville

My dad was in a motorcycle accident and had titanium rods inserted in both legs. The left tibia ... titanium rods. Is there someone near us that could look at his legs or are we going to have to take him ...
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Suggest treatment for inflammation of leg and buttocks

Unbearable peri, hip, leg. foot pain. Burning. "Woke up" after 2008 5 & 6th thoracic back surgery ... disc . Now w/displaced hardware. Complicated with old hidden herpes case that in later years I had ...
 

Suggest treatment for abscess in leg thigh

hi doctor, I need your advise on healing a wound I had a abscess in my leg thigh for which i have .../bandage is delaying the process of healing. Will this create complication in complete healing of the would? ...
 

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 ...
 

Have a titanium rod in lower leg Experiencing pain and stinging sensation. Should I be worried?

i have a titanium rod in my left lower leg due to a break. this occurred in Nov. 08. Now my leg is beginning to ache, have an occasional stinging sensation or a mild cramp in the back of my calf. should i ...
 

Suddenly lost sensation in leg. What are the complication?

my dad is in hospital because he has use of his leg hegot up during the night and lost the power in them YYYY@YYYY ...
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Sensation of mouvement in arms and legs and back
hi thanks for using healthcare magic If u have such kind of tingling sensation all over body, it may be due to some anxiety or sleep disturbance. U can take low dose benzodiazepine for few days. If it stay, then consult physician to rule out thyroid problem or any other medical complication. Thanks
 
Hi im 17 years old ive been masterbating for a long time when i go to the gym and exercise my knees shake is it because of masterbathing tell me the side effect
Hi dear, No, the shaking of legs in not due to masturbation, but due to fatigue following prolonged masturbation. So, just relax: it is not a complication of the act. Dr. Rakesh Karanwal
 
tingling in the legs
Tingling is a sign of weakness in the nerves. Do take multivitamin to get rid of the symptom.
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