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Knee Pain Treatment
Spinal Surgery Disorders
Treatment of Neurological Problems
Treatment of Joint And Muscle Problems
Treatment of Nerve And Muscle Disorders
Acl Reconstruction Procedure
Joint Dislocation Treatment
Knee Care Procedures
Joint Replacement Surgery
Ankle Pain Treatment
Treatment of Spondylosis
Arthritis And Pain Management Treatment
Treatment of Joint Dislocation
Treatment Of Disk Slip
Treatment Of Herniated Disc
Knee Injury Treatment
Treatment of Spine Injuries
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I am 31 yrs of age I m suffering from back pain and various joint pain which is killing my working capacity.
I am gaining weight after hysterectomy. Suggest me simple ways to control weight and maintain health. I am undergoing treatment for knee pain too.
Hi Sir, Actually I underwent for a surgery for left humerus fracture and during surgery radial nerve has changed its position and the result is wrist drop. I'm able to do finger movement but I'm unable to lift my wrist and not in a position to put in a thumb's up position. I'm so worried about it n Dr. suggested to wear cock up splint for wrist drop. I'm thinking to go for physiotherapy. Will that help me to do wrist movement's? Or suggest any other which help to cure my wrist drop.
I have pain in the neck on the left side under my jaw .Which doctor should I consult .When I turn my neck to right side I fell stretched very much and I fell like it has become hard I am very much afraid please help me.
I am 36 years old. I am suffering from back pain from 10 months. Recently I have examined mri and the doctor suggested me to operation l-5, but I don't agree for operation. Please give me a solution then I released from back pain without operation.
Sir mere mataji ke knee aur sabhi joint me pain rahata unke leg ki nase (neuro) tite ho jati hai please suggest me specialist.
Literally translated into two words – arthro (joint) and scopy (to look), arthroscopy refers to a process used to look into a joint. The doctor uses an instrument known as arthroscope which is used to examine a joint in greater detail. What was initially used mainly in diagnosis has gradually grown to include use of instruments through the arthrocope, thereby allowing for some surgical treatments to be done as well.
- Diagnosis of joint problems like cartilage tears
- Repairing joint problems
- Remove foreign bodies in a joint
- Track response to treatments
- Identify disease progression
- Used during an open surgery to:
- Usually done as an outpatient procedure
- The procedure in terms of what to expect will be explained to the patient
- A sedative is given and the area to be studied is usually shaven and topical antiseptic is applied
- Vital signs are monitored
- Regional or local anethesia is generally used, where only the joint to be studied is injecte with a local anesthetic.
- In cases where the patient is undergoing an open surgery, general anesthesia would be given.
- The patient’s position would depend on the joint being studied, usually, is made to lie on the back.
- A tourniquet is used to restrict blood flow to the particular joint
- A small incision is made in the joint space and the instrument is introduced into the joint space. There is a constant slow flow of saline or another irrigant (to which chlorhexidine might be added) to improve visibility and to remove debris and control infection
- Other joint tools are used as required during the procedure either to cut off small fragments of tissue or to remove debris or foreign body.
- Once all procedures are done, the joint is thoroughly flushed to clear off any debris.
- It is closed with stitches after final inspection
- During recovery, crutches or splints may be used depending on the patient’s overall condition
- Duration of the procedure depends on what actually was done. An inspection could last about 20 minutes while a procedure could take a couple of hours.
After the procedure: