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Titanium rod pain in femur

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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... View answer

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

My name is Lisa and I had a Titanium rod placed in my left femur last XXXXXXX I got better, though never pain free, now to only get worse with pain in both legs, I'm in so much... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( 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)

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Dr. Ashakiran S MD

they put a titanium rod in and i have a connection and pins at the top of my hip and pins go into my knee and the rod is loose in my leg my knee floats around and my question is and i m in constant... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
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... 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... View answer

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

My 60 yr old sister fell today and broke her femur. Her health is poor as the result of an auto accident at age 39. She is diabetic, has rheumatoid arthritis and her body rejected titanium rods in her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Taral Shah MD

I need to ask a question. If titanium rods break so easy why are they being used in femur surgerys .... inserted a rod and so far I have been fine except a little pain . I do have RA and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Taral Shah ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Enchondroma is a benign tumor. Unless any pressure symptoms or pain, not to worry. Thanks

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+...