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My dad leg 6 month blood clot Symptoms any home treatment for blood flow in the legs and reduce swelling.
I am 39 years old lady. I suffer with leg pain before 4 months. When I am sitting/ sleeping some times, I am not walking suddenly feel pain in my foot. Basically back side my foot sir, I request you to please give suggestion about consider my problem.
Hi doctor. I have heavy back pain from past 3 weeks. I am taking only pain killing tablets only that time only its fine. Other time started pain again. My age 30 kindly advise me.
Sir/mam I am 46 female. M suffering from full body joint pain from 1 week. Please suggest me something through which I can get back normal. Please help.
Hello, I woke up one morning with every finger aching, and one continued aching for now about 7 months and it goes blue and purple and hurt alot, mostly when it is cold weather, could you tell me what this could be? Its my left pointing finger middle knuckle, its swollen up big as well, bigger then my other knuckles and it cramps.
Sir I am 60 years old I am 55 kgs in wt. I have knee pains for the last 2 to 3 yrs. I use knee caps but no use. Daily I go for 3 to 4 kms. Walking. But no use. Suggest me any tablets which can be used regularly without any side effects. Thanking you.
Hello sir, I have a swollen feet due to a fight and its paining a lot I've taken painkillers but nothing happened. Please tell me what should i do?
My father aged 67 years having cervical spondylosis. He has spinal cord compression at c6-c7 level. Also nerve compression at c5-c6 level. Taken lot of treatment- allopathy, physiotherapy, ayurvedic treatment. No internal anatomical changes. Pain not too much. Slightly in forearm and heaviness in fingertip. Can compression be removed permanently or if it remain what will be after effect in life later. Any permanent solution.
My mother is suffering from sciatica and nerve compression (disk issue). Doctor has recommended her physiotherapy. She has already take 1 month physiotherapy but there have been no improvement. Last week, she has gone through epidural injection. There is some relief in the pain however still numbness is there is her left leg.
Hi, I am a 17 year old boy. May I know. Why my knee pains. Every evening. Even if I have not got any injury. please reply me. As soon as possible! thank you.
I am 21 years old. I am going until 4th floor through the steps 2 times at morning, 1 time at evening. Is it affect my heart and knee? Or Is it reduce my Weight?
Are you aware of a disease called osteoarthritis that is more likely to develop in case you are aging? Osteoarthritis is a disease, which affects the joints of your body. It occurs when the cartilages that protect and cushion your bones break down, causing swelling and pain, and may make you immobile. The chances of developing osteoarthritis increase with age as your cartilages start breaking down. Women who are beyond menopause are at a higher risk of getting this disease as they do not produce estrogen, which is essential for bone growth. There are several precautions you should follow for the prevention of osteoarthritis, especially if you are aged. They are as follows:
- Manage your occupational risks
- Certain jobs involve repetitive motions, which cause stress on your joints.
- If your job or occupation involves a lot of lifting, twisting, kneeling, and walking, you should consult a doctor.
- It is important for you to undertake exercises of low impact, which is very crucial for improving joint health, even if you are aging.
- You should choose activities that involve strength training along with stretching and aerobic exercise.
- Regular exercise helps in the slowing down or prevention of osteoarthritis. It helps you in maintaining healthy joints, reducing fatigue and pain, increasing your bone and muscle strength, and relieves stiffness.
- Maintaining a healthy body weight
- Excess weight is a primary risk factor for osteoarthritis, especially if you are aged. It cxauses extra stress on your joints that boosts the deterioration of your joint cartilage.
- If you are obese and overweight, your chances of developing osteoarthritis are more. Hence, you should lose extra weight for improving the symptoms.
- Although exercise is important for keeping your joints and muscles healthy, you should avoid overdoing them.
- Have a balanced lifestyle, and when your joints become achy or swollen, give them a break.
- Abstain from using your swollen joint for at least 12 to 24 hours after experiencing them. Letting your injured joint rest helps in reducing your risk of osteoarthritis.
- Fatigue increases pain in osteoarthritis patients, and hence you must sleep properly.
- Control your blood sugar
- Diabetes is considered to be an important risk factor for osteoarthritis in aged individuals.
- High glucose levels may boost the formation of molecules that make your cartilage stiff.
- Diabetes also triggers inflammation, and promotes cartilage loss.
- It is important for you to keep your diabetes and blood sugar levels under control for preventing osteoarthritis.
In spite of no specific cure for osteoarthritis, there are several ways of preventing and managing its symptoms. It is very important for you to maintain a healthy lifestyle and a balanced diet, and also to try and keep away from becoming obese.
I had a c section 8 months ago. I regularly keep exercising. Then back pain is gone. But, when I wake up early morning I have a severe lower back pain. Please suggest.
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:
- Remove fragments or spurs of tissues
- Shave off sharp edges
- Collect fluid or tissue samples
- Remove swollen tissues
- Take biopsy
- Extract swollen joint fragments
- Remove deposits of calcium or other minerals
- 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: