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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Exp 35 years

Hairline hip fracture treatment

Premium Questions

Dr.   Ashish Verma MD

better with time, or is the possibility of a hip fracture great enough to have it seen? I can t have ...Last Sunday, I fell about four feet and landed directly on my right hip on concrete. Although ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Indu Kumar MD

ok originally I had an intertrochantronic hip fractures in the femoral area of the neck. it was non ... x scan after the fracture with no signs of osteoporosis . at the time of the hip... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

What can cause sclerotic bone formation? XXXXXXX XXXXXXX XXXX. YYYY@YYYY XXXX View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Would there necessarily be bruising from a broken or dislocated hip, please answer for both ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr.  Gopal Goel MD

I fell from a ladder about 4' onto concrete, landing on my right hip about 36 hours ago. i don't think I broke anything since I am able to move my right leg a bit and get around using a walker without ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gopal Goel ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Minhaj Syed MD

my mother had a fall last week and fractured her hip. she s 85 yrs old and has high BP, heart ... at her age and condition. What can we do? Will the fracture heal on its own? She can t bear weight on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Minhaj Syed ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

We have a 91 year old female relative who fell and fractured her hip just prior to Christmas. Four hours later she went into hospital and a couple of days later had surgery. But over the past few weeks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

Hello, Two weeks ago I missed a step while going down the stairs and fell very hard on my bum, I fell so hard I thought I had broken my hip bone. The second day after my fall I noticed a VERY big deep ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Karen Steinberg MD

my huband was under hospice for liver failure, fell fractured his left hip. I had to take him off hospice to go see the surgeon and his hip is healed. He was placed in rehab for his hip therapy.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karen Steinberg ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have been on Alendronate since 2011. I recently fell and caused two fractures in my hip. the doctor recommended Prolia injection but it was denied by insurance. Now we are looking at Reclast. I just ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Yes, indeed, if operated well immediately

Dr. Gaurav Katiyar MD

Hi, In osteoporosis there is increased chance of fracture but this can only be found out in x-ray, if it is minor. So there can be fracture but you have to confirm it. Regards

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi...since its a major surgery and due to elderly age group it will take time for bowel and even bladder to function normally.around 1week..if the problem doesn't resolve cosult your surgeon for expert management...thankyou