JOINT PAIN BLOG

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Chondroma: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Chondroma is a cartilagenous tumor persent inside bone that is Usually seen in adults. It can cause problems or remain with out any symptoms. Learn more about it.

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Cause of Gout

The true cause of gout can only be learnt after understanding the metabolism responsible for the formation of uric acid. Learn about it at this page.

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Bursitis: Inflammation of bursae around the knee joint

Your knee joint pain may be due to bursitis. Find out more about it.

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Knee Fracture: Diagnosis, Classification and Treatment

Knee fracture is a serious injury. Timely treatment and perfect restoration of anatomy are required for excellent results. Know more about it.

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Tibial Plateau Fracture: Classification, Diagnosis and Treatment

Tibial plateau fracture is a fracture of the upper flat part of the tibia bone that forms a part of the knee joint. Know more about this injury.

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Osteoarthritis Treatment

Osteoarthritis treatment includes lifestyle modifiacations, drugs, exercise and surgery. Know more about these here.

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Osteoarthritis Symptoms

Osteoarthritis symptoms include joint pain, weakness, catching or locking of the joint. Know more about them.

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Osteoarthritis Pathology

Osteoarthritis pathology tells us how the disease develops and progresses and helps in planning treatment interventions.

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Osteoarthritis Diagnosis

Osteoarthritis diagnosis is usually straight forward. x rays and other investigations may be required at times.

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Osteoarthritis Cause

Osteoarthritis cause is multifactorial. A number of risk factors are involved in development of the disease. Lets us see them one by one.

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Elbow Fracture: Diagnosis and Treatment

Elbow fracture is injury that involves bones forming the elbow joint. Correct and timely treatment is essential to restore normal elbow function. Know more about this injury.

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Elbow Fracture in Children

Elbow fracture in children can invlove different bones forming the elbow joint. Most common fractures are the supracondylar and lateral condyle. Know more about them.

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Hip Replacement, Types, Indication, Contraindications, Surgery and Complications

Hip replacement is a surgical procedure in which some components of the natural hip joint are replaced with artificial ones. Know more about the types, indications, contraindications, surgery, recover

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Pilon Fracture: Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment

Pilon Fracture is a serious injury of the ankle joint. Know more about it.

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Olecranon Fracture: Diagnosis and Treatment

Olecranon Fracture can present as elbow pain and swelling following trauma. Know all about it.

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Foot Infection: Cause, Classification, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

DESCRIPTION: Foot infection is a serious condition that can result in permanent disability if prompt and proper treatment is not undertaken. Know more about this infection.

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Patella Fracture: Cause, Diagnosis, Treatment

Patella fracture is can result in pain and swelling in the knee joint. Learn more about it.

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BASIC KNEE JOINT ANATOMY

Concise and relevent description of knee joint structure.

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Thumb Dislocation: Types, Diagnosis, Treatment

Thumb dislocation is a uncommon and dangerous injury that requires proper and urgent treatment. Know more about it.

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Knee Replacement: Types, Indications, Contra-indications, Procedure and Complica

Knee replacement is a surgery that is done for arthritis of the knee joint in which the damaged cartilage is replaced with a artificial joint. Know more about it.

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Osgood Schlatter Disease: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Osgood Schlatter disease is the commonest cause of knee pain between 10 to 15 years of age. Learn more about this condition.

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Radial Head Fracture: Diagnosis, Classification and Treatment

Radial Head Fracture can limit movement of the forearm and elbow joint. Know more about it.

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Osteochondroma: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Osteochondroma is the most common non-cancerous bone tumor. Basically it is just a abnormal growth of normal bone. Know more about it.

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Bone Tumor and related conditions

A bone tumor and other tumor like conditions develop when cells of bone tissue begin to grow abnormally. They can be of different types. Know more about them.

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Osteoid Osteoma: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Osteoid osteoma is a bone tumor that commonly occurs in young people. It is a painful condition. Know more about it.

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Fibrous Dysplasia: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Fibrous dysplasia is a condition of bones characterized by the development of fibrous tissue in place of bone tissue. Learn more about this condition.

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Bone Cyst: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

A bone cyst is a fluid filled cavity present with in a bone. It is usually seen in young people. Learn more about it.

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Aneurysmal Bone Cyst: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Aneurysmal Bone Cyst consists of a blood filled cavity with in a bone. It can involve any bone of the body. Know more about it.

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Little League Elbow: Cause, Diagnosis, Treatment

Little League elbow can cause pain and loss of motion in the elbow joint. Know more about it.

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Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common arthritis and a major cause of disability in the elderly population. Know more about it.

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