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Orif ankle itchy

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Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

hi. I broke both ankles last fall. I had ORIF surgery. I am still experiencing a good bit of pain. i had xrays yesterday and learned the bone is disintegrating out from around the screws. I am very ... View answer

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

I have a fracture in my ankle both malleoulars are fractured and displaced I had a Orif surgery its 8 weeks when will I be able to walk now Iam nob for 8 weeks ... View answer

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

Hi, my 88 year old mom fell, fractured her ankle and underwent ORIF surgery and her incision site has been oozing. Should we cover it with a dressing or leave it open to air? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Monika Dede MD

I have an open wound (ulcer) on my ankle following ORIF some 8 years ago. It comes and goes. I have had repeated infections and am really struggling to live a normal life ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monika Dede ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

My daughter who is 17 had an ORIF of rt ankle distal fibula due to a non-Union on 03/07/2015. She is 10 days post op and had the back slab plaster removed and a air cast ankle stirrup applied ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.   Sunil Kumar Srivastava MD

3 years ago I had ORIF on my left ankle. In a dirt bike accident, I had a open fracture of my tibia, my fibia was broken in 2 places and my inside ankle bone broke completely off. My left ankle ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Kumar Srivastava ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. mukesh Chugh MD

I had orif ankle surgery 2 years ago for a bimalleor fracture. I am a very active 48 year old woman ... pack weight as my training progresses. I have had no swelling of my ankle in over a year until... View answer

Answered by : Dr. mukesh Chugh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Mukesh Tiwari MD

I am 45, and had ORIF ankle surgery 9 months ago. Now walking. Was wondering if I could use vibration plate exercise? I am concerned about the screws loosening and dropping off. I do not want to have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Tiwari ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

Hello! I am now on week 7 after ORIF ankle surgery a metal plate with seven screws were placed on a side of an ankle for the fractured fibula and two big screws were placed in the Tibia bone. My dr... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Nishikant Verma MD

Hello I had ORIF surgery on my broken fibula and dislocated ankle 11 days ago. I have since started having pins and needles especially at night in my foot and sensations of extreme heat. What should I do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nishikant Verma ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

orif and hip replacement, if the bone density is good

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

depends on age. u r 57, he would be 80. i think orif or hip replacement depending on his bone density

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

It will not affect your ankle.