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    Old 09-21-2019, 08:39 AM   #1
    alanbennett
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    After a Fall

    I fell in the bathroom about 3 weeks ago and have a pain over my left buttock which gets worse after I walk about a 100 feet.Things also get worse when I stand for a while and the pain extends across the lower back. The GP and physical therapist ,after moving the leg around, say they think it is a soft tissue injury and can take several months to heal. If it doesn't, then get an MRI etc. Does that sound reasonable? Thanks,
    Alan

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    Old 09-21-2019, 10:40 AM   #2
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    Re: After a Fall

    Yes but a quick x ray could help you accept it. soft tissue injuries can take months to heal. I had a high ankle sprain that took 6months before any movement didn't hurt.

     
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