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10 years ago my right side upper inner thigh muscle start to feel pain, mostly when lifting the leg or close the leg. No lump no pump, bo...
I had laparoscopic surgery to repair an inguinal hernia. After 4 months, the hernia returned, and so I had a second repair surgery by in...
I have a surgery consult but want a second opinion. MRI of cervical spine reads: C4-C5 left foraminal focal disc protrusion and mild b...
A few days ago I had three procedures; Decompression of my Ulnar nerve, trigger finger repair, and a carpal tunnel repair (all same side)...
2 weeks ago a door closed over my thumb, it injured the cuticle and caused a subungual hematoma as the GP said. He said it will heal alon...
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Mental health issues have delayed my ocular cataract surgery until very late, and my left eye is already blind. Given that experience I'm...
my insurance dosent cover explants, so I am going to cut my implant out. However can't be rejected emergency care, so after cutting it, I...
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First off, I'm so sorry this is so long but the details are important. Labor day weekend I left work early with a tummy ache and dizzines...
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Im new to the forum so if I'm posting this in the wrong section I apologize. I am 26 years old and I am going in for my second knee surge...
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I have had 7 abdominal surgeries. Gastric bypass 2012, lap chole 2013, exploratory lap 2014, panniculectomy 2015, ventral hernia repair 2...
I've had my appendix out for a year and ever since the 2 month mark I've been on the floor sobbing in pain because of my "appendix" scar ...
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Is swelling after surgery permanent? My son had gum surgery 2 days ago and did not put ice on the site more than once or twice. We were...
My fiancee had laparoscopic surgery friday to remove his gallbladder. He did great and urinated after with no issues. But he had no urge ...
Sorry I couldn't find a forum for Appendicitis anywhere on this website which I found bizarre. My husband had an emergency appendectomy o...
I underwent hammer toe (one toe) surgery three days ago. Is it going too well? I have had no pain and the bleeding stopped spotting my...
I am a 68 yesr old woman. I had a spindle cell mass removed robotically near uterus in 2011 and had a hysterectomy as well. The tumor was...
I experience pimples on the inner labia which are painful but they don't ooze any puss and subside in 3-4 days. I have them like one ever...
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Hi . my mom is 45 years old . from 2-3 months I am noticing that corners of her mouth contain saliva (whole she is not talking) As this ...
I have state insurance and the clinic I go to is no help in finding a doctor who takes my insurance and I need to get this tumor removed ...
I have state insurance and the clinic I go to is no help in finding a doctor who takes my insurance and I need to get this tumor removed ...
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