My mom met with two major falls. Is that due to Achilles tendon weakness? - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

She also has pain in her knees bilaterally, which has been attributed to osteoarthritis ... She has mild osteoarthritic changes in the lumbosacral region with osteoarthritis knee, anemia, periarthritis shoulder or osteoarthritis shoulder joint … View thread »

What is the treatment for knee swelling? - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

At the age of 50, osteoarthritis being the most common cause of synovitis ... X-ray of the affected knee is required to confirm the diagnosis of osteoarthritis ... He has swelling in left knee and some liquid is coming out of the knee ... I am attaching the photos of my father's knee and prescriptions … View thread »

Osteoarthritis of Knee - Published in Orthopedic Health

Osteoarthritis can affect any joint in the body ... Osteoarthritis of The Knee Joint Produces: Bone wear leading to asymmetric shape and movements Weak ligaments, and Changes to articular cartilage and tears of the menisci ... Both knees need not to be affected at the same time ... The wear is more common on the inner side of the kneeView thread »

Easy Exercises for Knee Osteoarthritis (OA) - Published in Orthopedic Health

Osteoarthritis is a form of arthritis that features the breakdown and eventually, loss of the cartilage of one or more joints ... Osteoarthritis occurs more frequently as we age, the common age group of onset being 40 to 50 years ... Osteoarthritis commonly affects the hand, feet, and large weight-bearing joints like hip and knee joints ... Treatment Surgical: Knee replacement … View thread »

There is pain in both legs if AC is on. What could this condition be? - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

Bilateral knee osteoarthritis can cause this pain which can be affected by temperature ... Could this be beginning of osteoarthritis ... For the past two months, he has had a pain in both legs - down from the knee to the foot whenever he sits in his office room that has an AC … View thread »

I am suffering from knee pain, loss of appetite, and vitamin B12 deficiency. Please help me. - Answered in Medical gastroenterology

You might have developed knee osteoarthritis, which is a wear and tear of the joints, because of excessive weight on the weight bearing joints ... Hello doctor, I am a 37 year old male, and  I am suffering from knee pain, loss of appetite, fatigue, lack of interest, vitamin B12 deficiency, and my tooth enamel has eroded … View thread »

Is it advisable to take Oasoft for arthritis? - Answered in General Medicine

She has probably osteoarthritis, not RA (rheumatoid arthritis) ... Oasoft (Glucosamine) is given for osteoarthritis, especially kneeView thread »

Having severe pain in the knee with low vitamin D level. Please advice - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

Coming to the pain in the legs, this again can be multifactorial: Osteoarthritis of knees ... Hello doctor, My mother is 59 years old and she is having severe pain in the kneeView thread »

Is there any indication of heart issue in my mother's ECG? - Answered in Cardiology

Hi doctor, My mother is under treatment for hypothyroidism, hypertension and osteoarthritis of knee joints, which is stage 2 … View thread »

Are my mother's symptoms indicative of a stroke or something serious? - Answered in Neurology

Hi doctor, My 58 years old mother is under treatment for hypothyroidism, hypertension, osteoarthritis of knee joints, and mild anemia ... Since the last couple of months, she felt a significant increase in her left knee joint pain, which I am not sure if totally because of existing osteoarthritis or not … View thread »