Doctors for Paget'S Disease of Bone in Edathala, Kochi
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PAGET'S DISEASE OF BONE
The term Paget'S Disease of Bone is used for defining the condition where the body’s ability to recycle is hindered with because of the bone. Here the body tends to generate the bones much faster than usual that could lead to various symptoms like pain in the hips, legs and other areas of the body. The bones also tend to weaken much faster because of regeneration.
HOW IS PAGET'S DISEASE OF BONE DIAGNOSED?
A general physician will physically examine your body and require imaging tests such as CT scans and MRI to diagnose the condition. Lab tests will help in further investigation as people with this condition have elevated levels of alkaline phosphatase in their blood.
HOW IS PAGET'S DISEASE OF BONE TREATED?
Paget’s disease is treated with medicine and sometimes surgery. A good diet and exercise are also important. Surgery is sometimes needed to treat broken bones, malformed bones, or severe arthritis. Exercise helps build strong bones, prevents weight gain, and keeps joints mobile.
DID YOU KNOW?
There is a high risks of blood loss during surgery and preventive medicines are given in advance to reduce the risks of complications here.