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What is the treatment of scellosis in si joint?

What is the treatment of scellosis in si joint?

Depends: If it is due to a rheumatological condition such as ankylosing spondylitis the treatment is a dmard medicine, which can be life changing. If it is a chiropractic/massage therapist/physical therapist "diagnosis" then usually manual medicine/pt will fix it. If it doesn't then consider a form of lumbar spine referred sciatica. If' it's post-traumatic oa or geriatric oa, then si fusion is a new tx. ...Read more

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Dr. Stratos Christianakis
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Joints (Definition)

Joints are parts of the body, formed by the cartilage-covered ends of bones plus the strong, flexible ligaments that attach the bones to one another. Movements at the joints in the body allow the different parts of the body to move in ...Read more


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Do you know the homoeopathy remedy for this joint phenomena?

Do you know the homoeopathy remedy for this joint phenomena?

Why?: Homeopathy gives chemicals that are diluted so many times that you can hardly detect them. And how is this supposed to work? I don't know. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for inflamed joints?

What is the treatment for inflamed joints?

See your primary doc: That depends on what disease is causing the inflamed joints. You need to see your primary care doctor to start working you up for what disease (of many possibilities) is causing it. ...Read more

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Chikenguniya (joint pain) treatment, any suggestions?

Chikenguniya (joint pain) treatment, any suggestions?

Chikungunya: Treatment is largely symptomatic in nature. There is no vaccine to prevent it & no specific treatment for it. Rest, hydration and Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications are recommended. Skin discoloration may occur which can be treated w/ topical corticosteroids (use sunscreen). For itching (urticaria) an antihistamine may help. Topical antibiotics may be used on ulcers. Oral corticosteroids ...Read more

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How can I get treatment for pain in my joints?

How can I get treatment for pain in my joints?

See a doctor: Many conditions can cause pain in the joints. If it is persistent, then seek medical attention. Your primary care doc is a good place to start and they can direct you to a specialist if necessary. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for painful joints?

Depends on cause.: Joint pains is so complex, that there is a specialty of internal medicine devoted to it: rheumatology. When I spent a year at johns hopkins hospitals during training, I didn't realize I would be studying well over a hundred diseases entities. Joint pains that go on for months, esp. When they are inflammed (hot, red, swollen, painful), then c ur pcp. Joint aches (arthralgia)--try an otc first. ...Read more

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What is the best remedy for sore joints?

What is the best remedy for sore joints?

Heat.: A warm soak, hot compresses, or a paraffin bath (not too hot - keep it 110 degrees or less) can improve discomfort and stiffness in joints without any systemic side effects. ...Read more

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Treatment for finger joints inflammation?

Treatment for finger joints inflammation?

See your doctor: Best to see a primary care doctor or a rheumatologist so that they can hear your full story and so they can ask you pertinent questions and examine you. That way, they can help you figure out what is going on. There are may different possibilities that can be causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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What treatment for facet joint arthopathy?

What treatment for facet joint arthopathy?

Injections: Begin with physical therapy. Facet injections not only can give relief but also confirm the diagnosis. Ultimately facet fusion might help. I perform them outpatient through a minimally invasive approach. ...Read more

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Pains in knee joints at age of 70. Is there any kind of treatment????

Pains in knee joints at age of 70. Is there any kind of treatment????

Yes: Many options from medications to injections to replacement. Even a knee brace may help. First have a good knee exam. Get your diagnosis and then can discuss treatment options ...Read more

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Why do my joints hurt when it's cold? Any treatment?

Why do my joints hurt when it's cold? Any treatment?

Normal: It's normal for people to have joint pains in the cold. It's usually temporary and with continued activity the pain goes away. It's due to spasms of the vessels on the cartilage surface. Regular exercise, stretching will both help this out. ...Read more

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What's the treatment for minimal narrowing of the first and second carpometacarpal joints?

Depends.: If you have symptoms in those joints then maybe a pain reliever is in your futre. My suspicion is that this was an incidental finding and really means nothing. ...Read more

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I have bi-lateral pars defects and am getting pain in my right si joint. The pain is worse when standing. None of my treatment / medication has helped?

I have bi-lateral pars defects and am getting pain in my right si joint. The pain is worse when standing. None of my treatment / medication has helped?

Varies: There are progressively more involved treatments that get more ipowerful, but also more involved based upon how much trouble you are having. The conservative things are living with it, activity modification, therapy, chiropractic, or medications; the more aggressive options are either injections or surgery if it is particularly bad. Don't hesitate to discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I get treatment for joint pain?

How can I get treatment for joint pain?

Visit the doctor: You can try your internist first, who then will evaluate you and see if it is something they can handle or send you to an orthopedist or rheumatologist depending on their assessment. ...Read more

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What is a good treatment for joint pain?

Joint pains: Depends on the cause of pain, age of patient and other medical conditions. Mainly symptomatic relief with paracetamol or brufen. But if pain die to infection, antibiotics will be needed along with orthopaedic review. If it is injury- pain relief+ rule out fracture. If arthritis- pain relief + bloods + rheumatologist review. If viral fever- pain relief+ time. Stomach ulcers- no NSAIDs. See Doctor ...Read more

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Separated shoulder (ac joint), treatment?

Separated shoulder (ac joint), treatment?

AC SEPARATION: Typically an AC JOINT separation can be treated conservatively when it is only a type 2 or 3. Treatment consists of therapy to regain motion after a short period in a sling. If pain persists or you have pain with activities then sometimes surgical intervention is warranted. Consult an Orthopaedic surgeon for a complete work up. Hope this information is helpful. Take care. Wilsonshoulder. Com ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for joint stiffness?

Joint stiffness: Generally speaking, adequate warmup, regular adequate stretching of muscle groups crossing the joint, with adequate cool down. ...Read more