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How does gout affect the skeletal system?

How does gout affect the skeletal system?

Pain, inflammation..: Gout is a type of arthritis. It can effect the joints of your skeletal system. With recurring flairs you can develop deposition of tophi within the joint, the bone around the joint can erode. A typical presentation is pain, redness, and swelling of a great toe joint that lasts 2-14 days. This is triggered by a food or drink. Avoid what causes the flair and your skeletal system won't be effected. ...Read more

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Do illegal drugs affect the skeletal system?

Do illegal drugs affect the skeletal system?

Possibly: Depends on what drug you are referring to, but there are reasons some drugs are illegal. If there is something you are concerned about, please be more specific ...Read more

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How does leukemia affect the skeletal system?

How does leukemia affect the skeletal system?

Rarely: There are 4 types of Leukemias, ranging from Acute and chronic. Although they mostly begin in the bone marrow cavity, they typically do not affect the hard shell of the bones. So we rarely if ever see skeletal system effects in patients affected by Leukemia.. ...Read more

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How does osteosarcoma affect the skeletal system?

How does osteosarcoma affect the skeletal system?

Varies: Osteosarcoma is a cancer that arises from the bone itself. It can grow locally and can symptoms, and it can potentially metastasize throughout the body. Treatment varies and is based in part on the staging of the cancer; but can involve surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy. ...Read more

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Which experts treat the muscular and skeletal system?

Which experts treat the muscular and skeletal system?

Musculoskeletal issu: Family Docs are typically first point of contact for vast majority of conditions & complaints, including musculoskeletal. In fact, we probably see more back pain complaints than all other specialties combined. Sports Medicine, Orthopedics & Pain Management are also involved in treating musculoskeletal conditions. ...Read more

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What impacts does leukemia have on the skeletal system?

What impacts does leukemia have on the skeletal system?

Not much: You have to tell us a bit more about your leukemia as there are 4 sub types (2 Acute and 2 Chronic).
Although Leukemia starts in the bones, it is limited t the bone marrow, the central soft part of the bone. So the bones remain strong although they can become painful especially in acute Leukemia cases. ...Read more

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How does hyperparathyroidism affect the skeletal system?

How does hyperparathyroidism affect the skeletal system?

Causes Osteoporosis: It depletes Calcium from the bones and in the blood stream and therby causes Osteporosis and can cause Bone Pain and risk of fractures ...Read more

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How does weight-bearing exercise affect the skeletal system?

How does weight-bearing exercise affect the skeletal system?

Weight bearing: As long as you have normal hormonal function, weight bearing does a great job of building up the skeletal system and preventing osteopenia/osteoporosis. ...Read more

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How do you prevent disease and injuries of the skeletal system?

How do you prevent disease and injuries of the skeletal system?

Bone health: Please see your doctor to get a baseline on your health, especially bone health. Then eat a healthy diet and exercise as guided by. Your doctor. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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After years of having dystonia, is the skeletal system affected in any way?

After years of having dystonia, is the skeletal system affected in any way?

Dystopia: Yes, dystopia does affect the skeletal system if it is severe enough to affect weight bearing exercise and normal movement there will be a decrease in bone density similar to bone loss seen in other conditions affecting normal a. ...Read more

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I have this rash that won't go away at all it travels all over my body it itch so bad and it burns n hurt so bad what is this rash it hurts so bad?

I have this rash that won't go away at all it travels all over my body it itch so bad and it burns n hurt so bad what is this rash it hurts so bad?

Have it evaluated.: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what is the most common type of cancer of the skeletal system?

Could you tell me what is the most common type of cancer of the skeletal system?

Metastases: When cancer involves the bones, it's most often a metastasis from another place. Prostate, lung, breast, and others love to go to the bone. You can also have bone marrow cancers like myeloma or lymphoma that ultimately affect the bone itself and most rarely, primary cancers of the skeletal system like osteosarcoma or chondrosarcoma. Those 2 are quite uncommon. ...Read more

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What are functions of the skeletal system?

Functions skeleton: Great wifpeida question. Most simply they keep you from being an amoeba. ...Read more

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What are 2 consequences of not exercising related to your system? Skeletal system?

What are 2 consequences of not exercising related to your system? Skeletal system?

Osteopenic bones: If you are not involved in weight-bearing exercise such as walking, jogging, tennis etc then you are more likely to develop 'soft'bones or osteopenia.Another consequence of consistent wt.-bearing exercise is the release of endorphins into your bloodstream which help to relax you, make u feel better, etc. ...Read more

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Is meningitis a disease of the skeletal system?

Is meningitis a disease of the skeletal system?

No: Although the same germ can cause infection of the bones or joints, meningitis is located in the meninges. These are the specific layers of membranes that cover the brain and extend down into the spinal canal. ...Read more

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What does hypothermia do to the skeletal system?

What does hypothermia do to the skeletal system?

Not easy to answer: I looked up information on this question and there is not a lot of research on it
One study, which I copied, found that long-term hypothermia may keep bone cells from building new bone and might break down bone- this study was in the elderly - so short answer is- don't think we really know for sure
http://www. Sciencedirect. Com/science/article/pii/S0014482712003096 ...Read more

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What skeletal system diseases develop in the immune system?

What skeletal system diseases develop in the immune system?

Can you clarify?: Are you referring to autoimmune types of connective tissue diseases, such as rheumatoid or psoriatic arthritis? These conditions are caused by inflammation driven by immune cells. Obviously bone marrow is an active immune organ, involved in both innate and adaptive immune function. Destruction of bone marrow from cancer, or cancer treatment, drastically effects immune responses. ...Read more

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How does the skeletal system affect the circulatory system?

Skeletal system: The cells within your blood are produced in the bone marrow within your bones. This includes red cells (RBCs), white cells (WBCs) and platelets. You couldn't have one system without the other. ...Read more

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What is the most prevalent type of cancer of the skeletal system?

Metastatic lesions: Tumors of adults that spread to the skeletal system are the ones most frequently encountered. This is seen in metastatic lung, breast and other solid tumors. Primary tumors do arise in younger individuals such as Ewing Sarcoma, Chondrosarcoma and Osteogenic Sarcoma. Other lesions such as multiple myeloma can frequently be seen as lesions involving large areas of the skeletal system. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about the most common type of cancer of the skeletal system?

Can you tell me about the most common type of cancer of the skeletal system?

Metastases: Cancers starting in the bone itself or cartilage are uncommon. Cancers that begin in the bone marrow and affect the bone are more common but even more common are those that come from other places like lung or breast. ...Read more

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Where do I find recent news about both the skeletal system, and the cardiovascular systems?

Where do I find recent news about both the skeletal system, and the cardiovascular systems?

Google: One can google vitamin d, vitamin k, osteoporosis and arteriosclerosis. Go to medscape, linus pauling institute or the framingham heart study for recent information on the relationship between deficiencies of vitamins d and k and osteoporosis and arteriosclerosis. The evidence suggests increased risk of stroke, heart attack and osteoporosis in persons suffering deficiencies of vitamins d and k. ...Read more

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How does the skeletal system work with the cardiovascular system?

How does the skeletal system work with the cardiovascular system?

Too broad: This question is way too broad to try and answer, see if a more specific question comes to mind? ...Read more

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What section of the skeletal system is affected by paget's disease of the bone?

What section of the skeletal system is affected by paget's disease of the bone?

Any: Any bone can be affected, but most commonly, the skull and the long bones of the legs and arms. ...Read more

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How does Parkinson's effect the muscle and skeletal system?

How does Parkinson's effect the muscle and skeletal system?

Parkinson: Parkinson shows tremor, rigidity & hypokynesias (slow movement). The slowing is due to depletion of Dopamine content in the nervous system. ...Read more

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Does polio affect the skeletal system?

Does polio affect the skeletal system?

Yes: Polio causes paralysis of muscles. Due to unevenness of muscle action it can cause scoliosis, a curvature of the spine. Muscle paralysis can also cause an underdeveloped of extremities. ...Read more

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How do stimulants affect the skeletal system?

2012 study showed:: Stimulant medication was associated with early fat loss and reduced bone turnover. Lean tissue including bone increased more slowly over 3 years of continuous treatment than would be expected for growth in height. There was long-term improvement in the proportion of central fat for height. ...Read more