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Rod in femur intermittent pain

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Dr.  Saurabh Gupta MD

My dad gone through a surgery for femur fracture , fixed a rod on 20th August 2013. After .... He is feeling some pain while walking. Can you please suggest what next should fix the left problem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

and is bottoming out on the bone above the knee or the rod is moving inside the femur causing the pain? should I ... the screw closest to my knee from the rod about 4 months ago. That took away... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Rajesh Gajwani MD

My friend had a broken femur 20 years ago and had a rod put in. He didnt have it removed because he wasnt in pain. (mistake) Recently the rod broke. He had surgury to remove both pieces. The top... View answer

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

My 90-yr oldmother had titanium rod inserted into her femur , as a fix for smashed hip due to a fall. Likely due to osteoporosis , the rod separated from femur near the knee, resulting in fairly... View answer

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

I broke my femur as a teenager in 1976. I'm very active -tons of yoga , biking, etc. and for the first time in all these years, I'm feeling a pain deep in there that happens suddenly a few times a day ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Ashakiran S MD

and the rod is loose in my leg my knee floats around and my question is and i m in constant pain could ...my name is philip ochs i got into into a bad car accident and broke my femur in my my right... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

My son has a bone cyst in his femur and has had no pain for 2 years until last week. For no reason it is causing discomfort and surgeon is suggesting rods. I really hate the thought of another surgery... View answer

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

Hi, i had bilateral femur fractures. One side I have nearly no pain but the other side is complete opposite. I cannot weight bear on it and also the titanium rod has moved down and snapped the bottom... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narender Saini ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.    Muhammad Hanif MD

I broke my femur when I was 16 and had a titanium rod and 4 screws put in. Now 8 years later I am in so much pain and its at any random step feels like a pinching stabbing sensation like my leg is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

I have had a metal rod put in to my femur bone 25 years ago.its now causing pain.what should I do..is it to late to be took out.as I have been advised it could cause more damage taking it out after all... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)

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Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

hello, thanks for ur query, post fall, thigh swelling could be simple contusion or haematoma or femur fracture, do one xray femur, to rule out fracture. u can start tab. emangen- d( declofenac+...