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L5 compression fracture injury symptoms

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Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

What are usual consequences and additional risk factors due to aged injury of 20 weeks. What are important points to discuss with surgeon before operation on old compression fracture of L1? The... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

I have osteoporosis and have had compression fractures . The first ones seemed to heal and there was a brief painless period - then another injury- I fell. After an injury I don't keep getting... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

Hi! My 86 year old mom is suffering yet another vertebral compression fracture (L1 and L3 have been ... other fractures in 2006 and 2008, her doctor and an orthopedic surgeon said there s... View answer

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

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.   Olsi Taka MD

My 84 year old mother has a compression fracture of the L4 vertebrae. I have been told by a surgeon that she will not get any pain relief from an epidural shot / steroid shot because the injury... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Mark Iguchi MD

I got a compression fracture of the L1 vertebrae about 7 months ago. For the past 3 or 4 weeks, I ... be caused by compression fracture this long after the injury occurred? If so,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mark Iguchi ( Spine Surgeon)
Dr.  Sunil Kumar Srivastava MD

My 10 yr. old daughter has a T5 compression fracture caused by a lesion of unknown origin. Two biopsies were performed. The first was unsuccessful so the Dr. offered to tx her as if it were Langerhans ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Kumar Srivastava ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

fell off my horse 5 months ago. went to urgent care, they took xrays and said nothing was broken. starting seeing a chiropractor, which relieved the pain and he took xrays. I have a compression... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Gopal Goel MD

My son sustained a mild T3 compression fracture after falling off the monkey bars 5 days ago. He ... with a fever this far our from injury or could it be related to the fracture? We haven... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gopal Goel ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Hemant Patel MD

AND MULTIPLE FRACTURES THATARE TAKING 1 YEAR TO HEAL INTSEAD OF THE USUAL 4-5 MONTHS GOING TO A KNEE SURGEON ... ACCIDENT ( TRACTOR TRAILER) REARENDED MUY MINIVAN, i SUFFERED A TORN MINCUS AND A... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hemant Patel ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. Any fracture healing depends on following factors: Age of the patient, proper treatment constituted, rest to the part affected and so on. The time to heal can be 3 to 6 weeks in a normally well treated...

Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

Hello Yes nausea and stomach are related to thoracic compression fracture . Take some antacid but if symptoms are sever you may need drugs like proton pump inhibitors like pantaloc-d once or twice in...

Dr. Praveen MD

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...