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Knee problem

Hello,i while playing badminton i twisted my knee last december.there was no swelling(may be a lil bit).this march i did mri as there was still pain in my knee.the result was following. 1)grade-1 tear involving foemoral attachment site of acl showing increased thickness t2/pd signal. 2)anterior horn of lateral meniscus shows an articular surface vertical tear measuring 4mm. 3)strain involving mcl. 4)mild knee joint diffusion my questions are will that tear heal?i heard it wont ever.if yes then in how much time?and i stopped going to gym since dec should i go again?

Pain in back of foot heel

I have very regular pain specially in the morning, on the back of foot heel (not below the foot). It is so severe sometime that walking is difficult. Plz suggest why it happening and how to cure this. I wear different kind of shooes on regular basis but I mainly wear official leather shoes (with a regular heel) and that's when I find it more difficult. Please help.

Sports injury

Dumbbell fell on hand(15kg) from a low height. Finger has mild swelling and pain since one week. Should i get a X-ray and visit a doctor or just anti inflammatory meds would suffice? Swelling can hardly be seen but it pains when touched or finger used to lift anything.

Pain in the left knee

My son WL b 23 in July.From last one month he is hvng pain in his left knee.We got x ray done and as per DAT it was written osteoarthritic but the orthopaedic doctor said dat its not arthritis but the pain was bcoz of chikangunia which he might HV had though as per my son he just had three days fever last month.He does not stays WD us as hez working in Mumbai.The doctor gv him a medicine and told him to continue it for 2.5 months .Hez hvng it from last 15 days but his knee still pains badly. Plz suggest wat to do.

Wrist pain

This pain started after I got influenza in the 25th of Dec/2016 during my influenza my wrist and right hand started to hurt mildly I thought that after my sickness the pain would go away but it didn't so during this 3 months it started to get worse the pain. I went to a neurologist doctor who prescribed me Arcoxia and a steroid medication for a week during that medication the pain went away but you could still that it wasnt the same if you overextend my left wrist it has some pain feeling so after that medication maybe in 3 days it came back and worse after 1 week I took the medication again without the doctor's prescription after that 1 week my left wrist pain went away but my right hand came back so in about 2 weeks the left wrist pain came back it's today and my right hand's pain when you twist it is mildly disappearing what could be the problem? thank you for your time

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