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Homeopathy/ACL PCL Grade III Tear and had homeo treatment


Hi Doctor,
I had ACL and PCL full tear (Grade III) in the month of April 2015. From 20-May-2015 onwards, I started Homeo medication and on 19-Sep-2015 I repeated MRI to see the current statuses.
My current MRI results shows like these
  Mid 1/3rd of Anterior cruciate ligament is not visualized
  Posterior cruciate ligament appears normal
  Features suggestive of grade 3 post traumatic chondropathy lesions involving central portion of patellar cartilage with resolved marrow oedema
  Features suggestive of grade1 tear of femoral segment of medial collateral ligament

Please let me know your inference on these findings and impression

Thanks in advance
Nandakumar Shenoy

Dear Nandakumar,
         It is very difficult to predict how well post-traumatic ligament tears will heal. In most cases, the posterior cruciate ligament heals better than the anterior one, owing to the differences in their weight-bearing. Are you symptomatically better, or do you still have any pain? If you are comfortable, you need not worry. However, if you still experience pain or sense some imbalance in the joint, your homeopath may have to review your case and decide as to what is to be done. The truth is that nature knows how to heal itself, and homeopathic remedies facilitate such healing; however, if a patient is an athelete or is always on the run, orthopedic correction using surgical interventions may become necessary. Thank you.


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