Doctors for Paget'S Disease of Bone in Pandalam, Kochi
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PAGET'S DISEASE OF BONE
Paget's disease of bone interferes with body's normal recycling process, in which new bone tissue gradually replaces old bone tissue. In due course of time,affected bones become fragile and deformed. It commonly occurs in the pelvis, skull, spine and legs.Bone Pain is the main symptom of Paget's disease of bone
HOW IS PAGET'S DISEASE OF BONE DIAGNOSED?
A bone scan followed with an X-ray are the two best ways to diagnose this problem along with observing and checking the related symptoms.
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?
The possible complications may include:
• Bone fractures
• Heart failure
• Spinal stenosis