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Caught in Limbo With Injury - Worker's Comp or Not?

Caught in Limbo With Injury - Worker's Comp or Not? [more inside]
posted by LaurenIpsum on Aug 27, 2014 - 7 answers

Cut on lip, what wound care?

Late night medical advice needed: my lovely cat nearly fell off the bed, and caught herself using my face. My lip, specifically. I've got a v shaped cut 4-5 mm long on one side and 2mm short side and it's somewhere around 2 - 3 mm deep. Clean and bandage? Go to emergency room? Regular doctor in the morning? [more inside]
posted by [insert clever name here] on Apr 1, 2014 - 14 answers

Desperately seeking brilliant sports doctor in New York

Can you recommend a good sports doctor in NYC? (Need treatment for a rock climbing shoulder injury.) [more inside]
posted by Eshkol on Jan 26, 2012 - 6 answers

What can cause knee stiffness and pain in less than a week without any distinct injury? And when is this an emergency?

What can cause knee stiffness and pain in less than a week without any distinct injury? And when is this an emergency? [more inside]
posted by NikitaNikita on Jan 21, 2012 - 8 answers

Should I stay or should I go, head injury edition

Should I Go to the Doctor Filter: Last night, a friend and I were goofing around. He went to pick me up and toss me over his shoulder, and succeeded instead in tossing me face-first into the corner of a wall at a fairly decent velocity. I know the kneejerk response to these questions is usually YES GO TO THE DOCTOR WHY ARE YOU ON METAFILTER YOU IDIOT, but details inside. [more inside]
posted by easy, lucky, free on Jan 3, 2012 - 23 answers

Bent ring finger backwards

Could my finger be sprained? Fractured? [more inside]
posted by xopaigexo on Jul 18, 2010 - 13 answers

How do I find a good doctor?

How do I find a good doctor to look at my wrist? [more inside]
posted by Jsn7821 on Dec 8, 2009 - 6 answers

Need Help finding a good orthopedic doctor.

Where can I find references and referrals for a good Orthopedic / Sports Medicine Surgeon [more inside]
posted by mi6op on May 2, 2009 - 6 answers

How do I know when it's time to see a new orthopaedic surgeon?

How do I know when it's time to see a new orthopaedic surgeon? [more inside]
posted by rollbiz on Jan 28, 2009 - 6 answers

There's a hole in my cheek. Should I worry?

Disclaimer: I know you aren't my doctor, and I've made an appointment with a doctor for next week, but I'd like to make sure that I'm ok not going to an emergency room (I can't afford to if it's not necessary, which I don't think it is). Also, warning: slightly gruesome/gross if you are squeamish. [more inside]
posted by btkuhn on Apr 14, 2008 - 17 answers

Hernia in C5-6

My doc thinks I have a herniated disc at c5-6, and wants to operate does anyone have experience with this injury and if so, could you tell me a bit about it. [more inside]
posted by bernsno on Feb 19, 2008 - 19 answers

Sprained my Wrist, But I Can Still Use the Internets

Wrist Injury Filter: I sprained my wrist. Help me find an appropriate wrap or treatment. [more inside]
posted by frogan on Jul 6, 2006 - 5 answers

Would a Doctor Realistically Suture a Wound In His Own Home?

calling all doctors: how likely or unlikely is it that a doctor would suture a wound in his home rather than driving someone to a hospital? [more inside]
posted by mdn on Jul 3, 2004 - 12 answers

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