Suffering from broken ankle. On bed rest. Dizziness and lightheadedness on getting up. What is happening?
I have a broken ankle and have been basicaly on bed rest for the last 3 weeks (no weight bearing, keep ankle elevated). This morning I woke up early needed to go to the bathroom, tried to stand, and the world started spinning. That was 5 hours ago, and I still feel light headed, expecially when I get upright, but even lying down.
I am trying to speed up the bone healing of the ankle broke both fibular and tibular and need to speed up healing, have been using sms, and d3 and getting more hyaluronic acid ( what does this do / I was told it helps the bone grow and shape?!) any other suggestions I had the operation on June 10th so it is almost 2 months and I need to be able to walk on both feet and drive etc, any other way to speed things up. ?
I broke my ankle two weeks ago and I was rocking my foot back and forth on the floor on my toes as i was standing with my crutches and I felt a really light crack where the break is. It doesnt hurt at all and its not swelling under the cast or anything, but it is concerning me because I am not sure that there is anything there to crack.
hello my husband was diagnosed 1year ago with aggressive recurrent adeno carsonoma he is now at end st ages of hospice along with the unbearable pain constant bleeding out where the failed two open colectomys one full proctectomy 41 unsuccessful hyperbaric treatments non stop unsuccessful chemo and 6 weeks of the hardest radiation he could stand now I think he may have broken his ankle just by trying to stand please tell me what to do now
I have had a trauma & the MRI report is as follows: Left Ankle joint shows: 1. Joint effusion with synovitis 2. Paratenoinitis involving the flexor hallicus longus tendon 3. Extensive subcutaneous edema My orthopaedic has advised medication as follows: Defza 6 Prejunate Wanted your expert opinion on it.
How long does it take internal stitches to dissolve after a spinal fusion surgery? I know my surgeon used a braided material which was thicker than normal because I had 11 vertebrae fused, but I am 6 months post op and I still feel the pulling feeling when i do certain motions. Is it normal to have that feeling still?
I had compound fracture with im rod & screws 7 years ago. The rod was removed 4 years ago & i had knee surgery for torn meniscus. I had occasional knee pain throughout the years that has since increased to a dull deep ache every other day. I lost my arch immediately after the first surgery its uncomfortable to walk long distance. While walking the knee often it clicks. Its caused chain reaction of other problems including back/hip pain & shoulder surgeries prbly due to crutches. Is it time to get the knee checked out to see whats going on?
Hi, I suffered a non displaced tibia fracture 10 weeks ago. im still in a cast but im back to the hospital on thursday. im hoping the cast is removed then. Im full weight bearing on the leg with very little pain. last time i was at the hospital was 5 weeks ago and the consultant said i was healing well and ahead of recovery time. also when will i be able to resume running and playing football?
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