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bone disease

10 Common Disorders That Affect the Bones

Common Bones and Joints Disorders Bones give you shape, help you move, and support your body. These living tissues rebuild continually. Commonly found Bone disease and joint disorders are- fractures, arthritis, osteomalacia, osteoporosis, rickets, Paget’s disease. Arthritis: the swelling of Joints Arthritis is a condition that causes the swelling of one or more joints. The …

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Orthopedics Surgeons

List of Orthopedics Surgeons in India

Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on reddit Reddit Share on whatsapp WhatsApp   Top 20 Orthopedic Surgeons in India| Best 20 Knee Replacement Surgeons in India  Here is the list of top 20 Orthopedic Surgeons/Best 20 Knee Replacement Surgeons in India. 1.Dr. Ashok Rajgopal  Qualification: MBBS MS …

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Knee arthritis

Knee Arthritis Epidemic in India

Why is Knee Arthritis becoming an Epidemic in India? Arthritis refers to an inflammation of joints. It may be an age-related degenerative change in the joint, known as senile osteoarthritis, or rheumatoid arthritis or gouty arthritis. Knee arthritis is one of the significant causes of arthritis in the Indian population. It is characterized by difficulty …

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Spine Disc Replacement

Spine Disc Replacement: Surgery for Pain Relief

Spine Disc Replacement: Surgery for Pain Relief Back and neck pain is a very common condition, but only a few people with back pain or neck pain have to opt for surgery to get relief. However, surgery is not indicated for all, Spine Disc Replacement is indicative for only those patients who are having back …

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Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis or Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis: Risk factors, Diagnosis, and Treatment Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis also recently termed as juvenile idiopathic arthritis, is a condition where a child below the age of 16 years, experience inflammation and stiffness of joints for more than 6 weeks. Due to inflammation, there is redness, swelling, soreness and warmth at the affected joints. …

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PMR

Polymyalgia Rheumatica-Symptoms and Causes

Polymyalgia Rheumatica-Symptoms and Causes Polymyalgia rheumatica is an inflammatory condition of joints usually seen in older adults associated with stiffness, pain, and flu-like symptoms. This condition mostly affects older men of Caucasian descent. It is a self-limiting disease and mostly lasts between 1-5 years. Polymyalgia rheumatica usually affects the shoulder and is worse in the …

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Repetitive Strain Injury

Repetitive Strain Injury

Repetitive Strain Injury: Risk factors, Diagnosis, and Treatment A repetitive strain injury is a painful condition that is caused due to repetitive movements of a joint, mainly affecting muscles, tendons, and nerves. It is a musculoskeletal condition, mainly occupational in origin. This condition mainly affects the extremities, but there are cases showing that this condition …

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All you need to know about Osteomalacia

Osteomalacia: Symptoms |Causes | Risk Factors | Complications Osteomalacia is a condition where there softening of the bones, primarily caused due to deficiency of phosphate, calcium, and vitamin D. Vitamin D helps to facilitate the absorption of calcium in bones. The body needs calcium to maintain the hardness of bones. In children, this condition is …

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back pain

Back pain-a leading cause for absence from work

Back pain: Classification, Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors Back pain is a distressing feeling. It is a leading cause of absence from work. The pain is debilitating, like physical discomfort anywhere in the back, which can either be mild or debilitating. Back pain can occur due to various reasons. However, there are many household methods along …

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Reactive Arthritis

Reactive Arthritis or Reiter’s Syndrome

Reactive Arthritis or Reiter’s Syndrome: Risk factors, Diagnosis, and Treatment Reactive arthritis is caused due to some infection in other parts of the body commonly in the stomach, intestine or genitals causing joint pain and swelling. It is a painful form of inflammatory arthritis. Reactive arthritis mainly affects the knee joints, ankle, and feet. Sometimes …

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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Risk factors, Causes Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)  is an autoimmune disease. It is a chronic condition that causes inflammation of the connective tissues which provides strength and flexibility to structure throughout the body. SLE can involve many organs and systems including skin, joints, kidney, lungs and even central nervous system. It also …

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Paget’s disease

Paget’s disease- symptoms, causes, and management

Paget’s disease- symptoms, causes, and management Paget’s disease is a chronic disease of remodeling of old bones and replacing them with new bones. This process shifts out of balance making the new bone weak, abnormally shaped and brittle. Most of the people who suffer from this disease are asymptomatic and the disease is diagnosed only …

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Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis -a chronic inflammatory condition

Rheumatoid arthritis: Risk factors, Diagnosis, and Treatment Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory condition that not only affects the joints but also affects other parts of the body. It is an autoimmune disorder causing chronic inflammation of the joints. (An autoimmune disease is a condition where the immune system starts making antibodies against its …

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Ankylosing spondylitis-arthritis of the spine

Ankylosing Spondylosis: Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors Ankylosing spondylosis, commonly known as ankylosing spondylitis is a type of inflammatory arthritis that affects the spines. It is a chronic condition with pain and stiffness from the neck to the lower back, which is progressive. In later stages, it can cause fusion of the joints The main joints …

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