Swelling of thighs due to osteoarthritis
i have osteoarthritis and my thighs have swollen over a few days. what could be the cause behind it?? iam 45 years old menopausal female and also have mild osteoporosis ...my doctor gave me intraarticular steroids a few days back for the same reason and anti-inflamatory drug named naproxen. i had...
What happens in Osteoarthritis ?
ive recently had mri of right shoulder findings are osteoarthosis of ac jointalso fluid in subacromial subeltoid bursa and bursal tering involving the anterior supraaspinatus tendon my question is what exactly does this imply ? CAN TEAR BE REPAIRED? ALSO WHAT CAN BE DONE TO EASE PAIN?
What does osteoarthritis mean ?
My father age 62 yrs, following is an Right knee X-Ray report , please give details. VISUALIZED BONES ARE OSTEOPENIC. RIGHT KNEE JOINT SPACE IS MIDLY REDUCED. PATELLAR SPIKES ARE SEEN. OSTEOPHYTES ARE SEEN FROM TIBAL AND FEMORAL CONDYLES. LOOSE BODY IS SEEN IN RIGHT KNEE. NO EVIDENCE OF FRACTURE...
What are the possible treatments for Osteoarthritis ?
My doctor has prescribed methotrexate 2.5 mg tabs, 4 per week for osteoarthritis. I am also taking 200 mg of celebrex daily. She also prescribed 1 mg of folic acid daily when starting the methotrexate.I am also taking 20 mg of atorvastatin daily and 25 mg daily of hydrochlorotizide. Are there any...
What is the treatment for osteoarthritis?
HAVE SEVERE PAID IN FOOT WHEN PRESSURE ON FOOT. WAS TOLD I HAVE OSTEOARTHRITIS BUT THIS IS VERY PAINFUL EXTENDS FROM MIDDLE OF FOOT GOES UP ANKLE. APPLIED HEAT & RE ST STILL HURTS DIFFICULT TO WALK WITHOUT PAIN -- TOOK ALEVE (3) NO HELP WOULD LIKE TO SEE A PODITERIST
How to prevent osteoarthritis exteme pain ?
Hi Docs, My Father is suffering from Osteoarthritis since last 6 months. His Age is 57 and he faces serious pain in his Knee joints and sometimes in his back. His height is 5 10 and his weight is 90 Kgs. He faces a lot of pain particularly in the mornings but in due course of the day the pain...
Osteoarthritis. No pain relief. Updates in the treatment?
I have had osteoarthritis for 15 years +, and cannot seem to get satisfactory pain relief: I live on a cocktail of medications, physio, but am, to me at least getting worse. The main factor that is getting me angry is the lack of REAL sleep, waking every 2 hours to re-position, and can only sleep...
Stiffness in legs. Have osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia. Are these related?
I have a lot of stiffness in my legs in the morning and and night, also have a lot of trouble during the night as well. I have osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia. Would both of these problems involve this kind of stiffness? The osteoarthritis is in my knees, but don t seem to have much of a problem...
How to treat joint pain due to osteoarthritis?
i HAVE BEEN DIAGOSD WITH pmr AND oSTEO ARTHRITIS. RIGHT TODAY i M FINDING IT HARD TO WALK. mY LEGS ARE ACROSS THE BUTTOCKS FEEL WEAK. sO MANY SYMPTOMS. hAVING rls ALL OVER MY BODY. i M ON vICODAN HP AND pREDNISONE. mY JOINTS HURT. wHAT DO i HAVE WITH THE SYMPTOMS i M PRESENTING?
How to treat muscle pain due to osteoarthritis?
I have extreme pain in the muscles in the back of my legs. So bad, walking and putting weight on my legs is difficult. I can not stand for any length of time. I have been diagnosed with osteoarthritis of both knews. The muscle pain has become more painful over the past year.
Hi pain in joints, restricted movements, swelling, sound during movements and inflammatory changes suggests OA.
Hope this answered your question. Consult your doctor for further examination and management.Feel free to ask me if you have any further queries.
Wish you good health. Take care.
For osteoarthritis, weight reduction is the main treatment along with medicines to decrease pain like NSAID's - paracetamol, aceclofenac etc., Life style modifications like avoiding sitting cross legged, squatting, using indian type toilets will decrease the rate of progression of osteoarthritis. Exercises like quadriceps strengthening, swimming, straight leg raising will help in improving the m
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