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Which Macronutrients Help The Body Form Muscles Bone Cartilage
The cartilage between the hip bone and the thigh bone is destroyed or eroded , can we replace the cartilage without surgery ..Like stem cell or drug?
No: That technology is not available. Platelet enriched plasma is also still experimental. ...Read more
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Joints such as the elbow, shoulder, and knee contain considerable amounts of carilage and dense connective tissue so why are the injuries slow to heal?
See below: The repair process occurs at the molecular level thus it takes a well to heal a large amount of tissue. ...Read more
Joints such as elbow, shouldeer and knee contains considerable amount of cartilage and dense connective tissue. How does this explain the fact that jo?
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Joints such as the elbow, shoulder, and knee contains considerable amount of cartilage and dense connective tissue. Explain how joint injuries heal.
Vertebral column: The vertebrae which houses the spinal cord protects the cord and supports the body. We have, including the fused sacral vertebrae, 33 vertebrae, with a fibrous disc between each, that are connected with strong ligaments and muscles that support our body and protect our cord. ...Read more
In a facial reanimation procs. Which muscle in the body can be taken and moved to replace the procerus muscle?
Can stem cells be used to create fibrous tissue over part of skin of the thigh to create mesh from patients own body for hernia repair?
I have delaminated cartilage in my hip. Can injecting stem cells help re-attach cartilage to the bone?
Uncertain: I'm not sure about the term delaminated cartilage but it sounds like there may be some Cartlidge damage. If it has detached from the bone it's not clear whether it will reattach with stem cells. This is a field where there is a lot research and it may be best for you to have your physician help you contact one of those who is involved with stem cell research ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Technical: Most vitamin a is stored in the liver, some in fatty tissues, as retinol. When needed by the body, retinol combines with a plasma-specific transport protein, retinol-binding protein (rbp). The rbp-retinol complex is secreted into the blood where it combines with a larger protein transthyretin. The transthyretin-rbp-retinol complex circulates in the blood, delivering the retinol to tissues. ...Read more
It's all connected: Every muscle in your body is connected. Injuries to muscles in one part of your body can and often do affect other parts of your body. A do who practices osteopathic manipulation might be able to provide you with some solutions and some relief from your symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have pain above my knee after speed running...Is it muscle, bone or cartilage, and what can I do about it?
Muscle/tendon: This is accumulated Lactic Acid and inflammation the best course of action is increased water; if you can get enhanced pH water that is microclustered from a health food store even better. Topical antiinflammatories such as topical recovazon gel is highly effective in reducing pain and inflammation. www.medacpc.com. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cartilage is a specialized type of tissue found in joints and areas that two bones come together. It is made up of specialized cells that live in the midst of proteins and sugars that absorb and release water similar to a sponge. Healthy cartilage helps decrease friction in joints, absorbs shock and protects the ends of the bone. Degradation of ...Read more
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
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