fracture

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Nov, 2019

What is a Fracture?

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A bone fracture in a layman term means a crack in the bone. Causes of Fractures include: -accident, fall, injury  commonly  because of car accidents, falls, or sports injuries, osteoporosis, infection of the bones (osteomyelitis) which cause weakening of the bones.  A hairline fracture is caused by repeated stress over time. Stress fractures or hairline fractures are the result of accumulated trauma Fracture symptoms are: Intense pain or excruciating pain…

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Ankle Sprain

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Nov, 2019

Ankle Sprain: Symptoms & Treatment

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You are going for a morning jog, and you stumble.  You suddenly experience a shooting pain up your foot, through your ankle and calf. When you try to walk again the pain gets worse. You may have developed an…

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Arthroscopy

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Nov, 2019

Arthroscopy

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"Arthroscopy" comes from two Greek words: 'arthro,' meaning "joint," and 'scope,' meaning "look." Arthroscopy is an orthopaedic procedure that is used in the diagnosis and treatment of various joint conditions through a visual channel. Today in India we see many patients opting for this line of minimal invasive surgery to treat multiple condition.  Common arthroscopic procedures include repairing cartilage and meniscus problems in the knee, and repairing rotator cuff tears…

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World Arthritis Day

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Nov, 2019

World Arthritis Day

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It’s In Your Hands. Take Action. World Arthritis Day, October 12 World Arthritis Day (WAD) is celebrated on October 12th each year and is supported by a year-long campaign. This year’s theme “It’s in your Hands Take Action”.  The…

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