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Posted by lilly on 6/24/04 at 18:26 (153857)

Has anyone tried ultrasound for tts with any success? or anything else that helped with a physical therapist?

Re: ultrasound

Terri on 6/24/04 at 19:39 (153862)

Lilly, I liked the ultrasound when I first started p.t. after surgery. It helped warm up the muscles, ligaments and tendons before I started doing my exercises. They never applied it directly over the TT area however. Haven't had it since then and don't feel I need it now.

Re: ultrasound

lauriel on 6/25/04 at 12:52 (153919)

Ultrasound may help alleviate the pain, but it is not a cure for TTS, since TTS invloves impending nerves. Like Terry said, it is a great tool post surgery