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Spinal Surgery Disorders
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Treatment of Hip Disorders
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Treatment of Knee Injury
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Treatment of Sports Injuries
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Hi, My hands both start paining from shoulder up to the fingers if it is kept unmoving for sometimes while laying on bed. So when pain starts more I just get up and move my hands and open and closes my fist then pain disappears. Cramp like this happens on the figures if it is used for some times and same goes when fingers are moved. It's just like muscle pain, the strange thing is that there is severe pain in both hands when kept unmoved and due to pain when I move my hands or fingers then pain goes away. The same thing continuous. This is happening for last 3 days. I also cannot use my fingers for typing on mobile or laptop because if I use for some time then cramps like things happens in the fingers and pain starts, that time then I have to move my fingers to get relief from these pain. Please advise.
I am 32 year old male I have a backpain problem. Everyday at evening I have to sleep on ground then some relief getting.
My aunt has fever from last 1 month, she took paracetamol and other medicines prescribed by doctor but there is no change and she is also having pain in knee. Is there any danger and how to cure it?
Pain in knees while walking or getting up after sitting for a long time. Doctor is asking for knee replacement surgery, but I want to manage with medicines as much as possibles.
I don't have any problem but just a pain in my leg and my mother has full body pain pain pain pain Shoaib I thank you.
Recently I came across a site Regenexx ortho sport amazing to read they r offering no surgery even in case of acl n meniscus tear just 3 injection shots which is combn of patient hip bone marrow partial n platelets they just shot into patient knee joint n charging nearly 2 lakkhs per knee while arthroscopic surgeons charging 80 k to 1 lakh for meniscus surgery n further 50k to 70k for acl repair including months of pain n rehab process is the former claim for injection treatment is genuine or not I met several orthopedics who r offering surgery but any treatment as Regenexx claiming please Doctors clear my doubt.
Hi. I'm 22 years old female. I was born fair. My body is still fair but my face has been tanned. Even if I go for anti tanning face regimes it's not as fair as my body or even as fair I it used to be when I was born. Is there any remedy or anything I could do to restore my complexion back ?
I have pain in my shoulder since from 4 months, when ever I raise my hand I noticed a sound from my shoulder bone.
The Anterior Cruciate Ligament or ACL tear is a very common problem with athletes and with people who have an active lifestyle. In fact, this can also be caused by any accident due to sudden movement.
Importance of ACL-
The ACL is the supporting ligament, which runs diagonally from back to front right in the middle of the knee, connecting the femur bone and the tibia, and helps the tibia not to come before the femur. Thus the balance of the knee during back and forth movements and the entire stability of the knee joint is secured by this very important piece of ligament.
What leads to an injury to the ACL?
Here are a few actions that may result in a ligament tear.
Sudden stopping while running or slowing down from a fast speed
Sudden change in direction
Uncontrolled jumping from a height
Direct hitting with an object or person
What happens when the ACL is torn?
If the ACL is torn, the stability of your knee is gone, and you feel as if you have no control over the joint. Moreover, it causes extreme pain and instant swelling. Swelling usually appears within 24 hours of the injury.
Treatment of ACL Injury-
Recovery from an ACL tear is possible only after a surgery. Without surgery, the affected will not be able to return to sports or athletics, or may not be able to run and make swift movements again as before. However, to avoid surgery, there are non-invasive treatments for the aged and people who require moving less.
Non-invasive Treatment: Bracing is one treatment where braces are given to support the knee joint during movement and also to avoid further injury. This is effective for the elderly who need minimum movement and may manage daily activities with a braced knee. Also, crutches add to the support and let the weaker knee get rest. This is followed by physical therapy. But the swelling has to reduce before starting it. Many exercises and controlled movements over a long time help in getting back agility in movement gradually.
- Surgical Treatment: Once the swelling subsides, doctors would plan for an Arthroscopic (Key-Hole Surgery) ACL reconstruction. In this Doctor make a graft of a tendon. This graft is inserted into the joint and fixed in anatomical position in femur and tibia Arthroscopically so that the newly created ACL functions like the natural one. This is the only way to get back the ligament in whole as the torn ligament cannot be stitched. Surgery is done through arthroscope and recovery time is 15 days for resuming day to day activities and 3 to 6 month for resuming sports activities with continued physical therapy after the surgery. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a orthopedist and ask a free question.