Traumatology And Orthopedics

Deforming arthrosis of the knee joint

Deforming arthrosis of the knee joint in medicine is also called gonarthrosis, this disease is a degenerative-dystrophic disease.The disease is formed over time, it develops due to a constant load on the knee joint. The disease is more common in women than in men (approximately 2 times).The first symptoms indicating the development of gonarthrosis - pain in the knee with prolonged walking, while descending the stairs, lifting and wearing weights. Such pains, as a rule, intensify in cold and d...

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Heel spurs - photos, symptoms and treatment

Heel spurs - this is how the people call the inflammatory-degenerative process in the soft tissues surrounding the calcaneal tubercle.In itself heel spur is not a separate disease, it is a syndrome that occurs with certain pathological conditions. Its essence lies in the growth of the bone tissue of the calcaneus.The growth has a well-defined localization - the plantar surface of the calcaneus, in the area of ​​attachment of the long ligament of the foot. Dimensions of the built-up edge can v...

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Osteochondrosis of the cervical spine

Osteochondrosis of the cervical spine is a degenerative-dystrophic disease affecting the intervertebral discs in the cervical region.Degenerative changes usually develop in the most mobile parts of the spine, so in the cervical department due to disorders in the structure of the vertebrae most often suffer nerve roots at the level of C5, C6 and C7.Symptoms of cervical osteochondrosis can be observed in people of any age, and in particular among the able-bodied population from 30 to 50 years. ...

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Intercostal neuralgia - symptoms, causes and treatment

Intercostal neuralgia is a reflex pain syndrome that occurs when the intercostal nerves are squeezed, irritated or inflamed. Otherwise it is called thoracalgia. The phenomenon is unpleasant, as it is accompanied by intense pain.Clinical symptoms of intercostal neuralgia are very similar to the symptoms of a number of diseases of internal organs, in particular, the heart. That is why many patients, frightened by an attack of intercostal neuralgia, turn to the cardiologist or begin to engage in...

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Osteoarthritis of the knee joint - symptoms and treatment at home

Osteoarthritis of the knee joint occupies a leading position in the incidence of arthrosis lesions in joints. By severity of the course, the disease is in second place after coxarthrosis.Gonarthrosis affects every fifth person on the planet. A predisposition to this disease is especially in people over 40 years old and, as noted in this case, in women the incidence is almost 2 times higher than that of men. According to statistics, 7-22% of people in the world suffer from gonarthrosis.It can ...

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Why there is pain in the hip joint?

The appearance of pain in the hip joint should definitely alert, because this is the largest bone connection without which the walking process is impossible.It maintains balance, redistributes the mass of the body between the spine and lower limbs. When the function of TBS is violated, the quality of life of the patient immediately decreases, its motor activity decreases.So what are the reasons for such unpleasant discomfort in the hip joint, and how to treat it at home? Let's try to understa...

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Symptoms of arthritis, treatment and folk remedies

Arthritis is a disease of the joints, accompanied by their inflammation, the symptoms and treatment of which are as clearly described in the medical literature. The name of the disease comes from the word "athron", which in Greek means "joint".During arthritis, inflammatory changes occur in the inner joint synovium. In this place there is a development of synovitis, often an inflammatory effusion - exudate - begins to accumulate.Modern medicine means by arthritis a whole group of diseases, un...

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Bursitis of the knee joint - symptoms and treatment at home

Bursitis of the knee joint is a disease that occurs as a result of inflammation of the joint bag.Often, as a result of trauma or heavy physical exertion, the synovial membrane of the knee joints begins to release excess volume of intra-articular fluid. This is a protective reaction of the body, which helps to remove from the joint excessive tension and minimize the negative impact of the traumatic factor.However, at some point the intra-articular fluid becomes so much that it is no longer pro...

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Reactive arthritis - symptoms and treatment

Reactive arthritis (ReA) is an inflammatory lesion of the joints, which occurs as a reaction to the invasion of any infectious agents.It is important to note that the joint cavity retains its sterility (that is, the inflammation is aseptic).Deep causes of ReA still remain uncovered. It is believed that the infection plays the role of a trigger, which in the presence of a genetic predisposition triggers an immunopathological reaction.CausesThis disease can be triggered by various bacterial inf...

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Lumbar osteochondrosis - symptoms, causes and treatment

Pain in the back or waist is the most frequent complaint of patients in general medical practice.They occupy the second place (after respiratory diseases) according to the frequency of requesting medical care. There are a large number of diseases that lead to the onset of pain. But the most frequent cause is osteochondrosis of the lumbar region, the symptoms and treatment of which we will consider in this material.More recently, medicine believed this state of age-related changes in the spine...

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