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How to cure osgood schlatter disease?

How to cure osgood schlatter disease?

Childhood pathology: Osgood schlatter occurs in children that are still growing. The only thing to make the pain go away is to rest which is extremely difficult in this age group. You can prevent recurrence by avoiding high impact, having good shoes, and if running or jumping avoiding hard surfaces. I have to growth is complete symptoms resolve. Some people have residual pump. ...Read more

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How can I treat osgood schlatters disease?

How can I treat osgood schlatters disease?

Rest: This is a transient issue that becomes most noticeable during the rapid growth of adolescents that are physically active.Reducing the amount of leg work with sports (running, lifting, etc.) can help it calm down as can use of antiinflammatory agents like ibuprofen. Rarely a kid will need a soft splint and crutches until walking can resume.As the kid gets older, growth stops as does osd. ...Read more

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How to get rid of osgood schlatters disease?

How to get rid of osgood schlatters disease?

Age: This is a transient issue that becomes most noticeable during the rapid growth of adolescents that are physically active.Reducing the amount of leg work with sports (running, lifting, etc.) can help it calm down as can use of antiinflammatory agents like ibuprofen. Rarely a kid will need a soft splint and crutches until walking can resume.If you are not an adolescent, you don't have osd. ...Read more

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What can I do to cure osgood schlattets disease?

What can I do to cure osgood schlattets disease?

There is no cure for: It a self limiting when the patient reach bone maturity the disease will stop, but the in course of the disease it cause some pain usually we recommend medications and splint to help the patient, also when the childe reach bone maturity he may need shaving of the pump in front the knee if bother him (surgery). ...Read more

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How can I exercise with osgood schlatters disease?

How can I exercise with osgood schlatters disease?

Rest needed to heal: After growth plates close in adolescence, this condition will heal spontaneously.Most patients if treated conservatively with rest and nsaids will be pain-free within 12 months. This is a self-limiting condition but can last years if not treated appropriately.Some adults who had severe disease in adolescence will continue to have some knee pain (usually with kneeling) many years into adulthood. ...Read more

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How do pediatricians treat their own kids with osgood schlatter disease?

How do pediatricians treat their own kids with osgood schlatter disease?

Same as patients: Depending on the severity, rest, immobilization or surgery. No different than any other child. Disease is the same, treatment is the same. ...Read more

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How can they treat muscle disease in hands?

How can they treat muscle disease in hands?

It depends: Need a definite diagnosis.There are many diffirent muscle diseases.Treatment depends on the diagnosis. ...Read more

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How to treat juvenile arthritis?

How to treat juvenile arthritis?

That is...: ...A very complex question involving a very complex condition. There are a number of protocols used, but the bottom line is that a specialist is generally required to taylor a medication regimen to your particular child. I don't think i can give a better answer in the 400 characters allowed. ...Read more

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How can we treat cushing's disease?

How can we treat cushing's disease?

Depends: Surgery 2 remove the pituitary tumor if possible. During the recovery process, u may need cortisol replacement treatments. Radiation treatment of the pituitary gland may also be used. If the tumor doesnt respond 2 surgery or radiation, u may get meds 2 stop ur body from making cortisol. Adrenal glands may need to be removed to stop the high levels of cortisol from being produced. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how pompe disease in adults work?

Can you tell me how pompe disease in adults work?

Mutations of a gene : on Chromosome 17q25.3 that codes for a lysosomal enzyme that breaks down glycogen cause Glycogen Storage Disease Type II or Pompe Disease subtypes . It is autosomal recessive, the mutant gene comes from from both unaffected carrier parents. Age of onset & rate of progression of pelvic & leg, then arm & respiratory muscle weakness vary with subtype. See www.agsdus.org/html/typeiigsd.html. ...Read more

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How to cure lung disease naturally?

How to cure lung disease naturally?

No natural cures: Lung disease is too general a term. What specific disease are you talking about? The bottom line is there is no natural cure for lung disease other than avoiding things that make it worse (ie: smoking). ...Read more

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How to treat arhritis?

How to treat arhritis?

Rheumatologist: There are many forms of arthritis and different pathways to treat each kind. Some respond to medication; others may require joint surgery; others physical therapy and proper rest/activity. As some treatment can ward off future more severe damage, it is best to have a proper diagnosis by a rheumatologist and enter the proper pathway of treatment. ...Read more

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How to treat rheumatic arthritis?

How to treat rheumatic arthritis?

Many ways: First, see a rheumatologist and get the correct diagnosis. Treatment of all types of inflammatory arthritis include rest of imflamed joints, anti-inflammatory medication, possibly low dose steroids or injections of steroids into joints. Systemic treatments such as Methotrexate and biologic therapy (like Enbrel (etanercept) or humira) are also used physical therapy also important. ...Read more

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What things can I do to treat neurodegenerative disease at home?

What things can I do to treat neurodegenerative disease at home?

Learn/support: Since this group of disorders is variable, learn as much as you can from the treatment team. Become aware of and begin to access adaptive equipment that helps the patient function in a house built for average people. Prepare to deal with the paperwork and multiple specialties needed for care. Search out support groups that may help you deal with the day to day problems of life. ...Read more

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How to treat deteriorating disks Disease?

Depends: on how bad it is. Excessive weight is definitely a risk factor for this- so get your weight into the ideal range. Excessive lifting can also cause worsening. ...Read more

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What exercises to do if osgood schlatter disease?

What exercises to do if osgood schlatter disease?

Manage Pain, stretch: The most common treatments for osgood-schlatters include rest/ activity modification, ice, compression, anti-inflammatories, massage and therapeutic stretching that focuses on the muscles of the upper leg (hamstrings & quads). Individuals with osgood schlatter may partipate in activity to limits of pain tolerance without concern. ...Read more

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Lederhosen desease how to treat it?

Lederhosen desease how to treat it?

German, you're close: Lederhosen are traditional German leather shorts usually with suspenders. Ledderhose was a German physician who decribed thickening of the foot's fascia. Ledderhose's disease can be treated with padded insoles, surgery, radiation, ointments, injections, or shock wave therapy. ...Read more

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How to treat osteoarthritis?

How to treat osteoarthritis?

Osteoarthritis: Osteoarthritis is wear & tear arthritis, not inflammatory type like rheumatoid arthritis. That said, exercise & weight loss (if overweight or obese) are key to treating pain & disability. Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osteoarthritis/basics/definition/con-20014749. Consider consulting Physical and/or Occupational Therapist depending upon joint that's affected. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me how osgood schlautters disease and patella tendonitis differ?

See explanation belo: The patellar tendonitis is inflammation of the tendon which links the patella (knee cap) to the leg bone (tibia) and is seen mostly in adults (runners/players). The osgood-schlatter disease in seen in preteens (8-12 years old), when it can cause pain/swelling at the upper end of the tibia due to excessive activity ( running/jumping etc). The growth plate there gets thicker & remains forever. ...Read more

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How to stay active with osgood schlatter ?

How to stay active with osgood schlatter ?

Manage Pain, stretch: The most common treatments for osgood-schlatters include rest/ activity modification, ice, compression, anti-inflammatories, massage and therapeutic stretching that focuses on the muscles of the upper leg (hamstrings & quads). Individuals with osgood schlatter may partipate in activity to limits of pain tolerance without concern. ...Read more

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