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Right ASIS Apophysitis

I've been diagnosed with Right ASIS Apophysitis. I'm a track runner and have a big meet in about 2 weeks. My doctor said no running for 7-10 days and it's been 5. I've been icing my hip every 3 hrs whenever I can, but I just want to get a second opinion on the situation and how I should proceed.

Armed forced- KNOCKED KNEES examination

Sir, I am going to appear for medical examination for armed forces, and I would like to know weather if I have KNOCKED KNEES and I would like to know how it is being checked in army medical examination. I would like to get answers from doctors familiar in this process. Thank you.

Back pain while standing and sitting.

Fracture of d11 vertebral with partial collpase, anterior wedging and fracture line extending into the posterior elements involving the pedical and padiculo laminar complex on either side (L R) and bilateral transverse processes. Mild spinal canal narrowing at this level (mid sagittal diameter 11 mm). Mild facetal distraction seen at D11-D12 level, more on righr side. Fracture in the right transverse process of D12 vertebra.

Knee Pain, advised for knee replacement.

My mother is 69 years old. She is bit over weight too. She is suffering from knee pain. She was advised by couple of doctors to undergo knee transplant. She is very reluctant for it. Kindly advice we can have some option other than knee replacement to manage pain and to live better life

Weird protruding rib

Im 16, i recently lost a bit of weight with changing my diet and i noticed something very weird, one of my ribs has some kind of a bony lump on it and its really weird looking, when i put my arms up you can see that its a lil bigger than the size of my fist and its kinda flat,it also has lil lumps could it a part of the rib or something, not painful though, my ribs look very uneven and im really curious what could it be, ive never seen something like this before because i was overweigt, help?

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