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Diffuse facet osteoarthritis

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53 years old knee osteoarthritis with probably degenerative medial and lateral meniscal tears, chondromalacia including severe Chondromalacia at the lateral patellar facet. Is arthroscopy the correct course ...

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't know what's going on with my back or why they are concerned? I do have osteoarthritis in my hip, but I ... in their appearance. There is evidence of mild hypertrophic degenerative changes noted at the L4-5 and L5-S1 facet ...

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at C5/6 and C7/T1. The remaining disc spaces are maintained. There is quite prominent facet osteoarthritis bilaterlly thoughout the cervical spine. The lumbar spine demonstrates normal alignment ...

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sysmtoms: • Severe pain in leg and hip, more in the knee and below leg area. • Swelling in the knee with severe pain, after some strenuous job like walking, climbing stairs or driving for some time. • Difficulty bending or sitting down. consulted...

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I can't walk more then a few feet without putting a strap just below the knee. It's getting worse and I'm now having problems even with the strap. I have been using the strap for about 4 years. What are my choices for treatment? YYYY@YYYY

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I have a moderate size knee joint effusion and diffuse high grade partial thickness chondral loss of medial patellar facet, patellar ridge and central femoral trochlea. Can this be repaired with something ...

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and recently found out that I have diffuse posterior disc protrusion at c4-c5 with bilateral facet osteoarthritis. How serious is this it? Three years ago I found out I also have an annular tear at l4-l5 ...

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I have an xray result that says uncovertebral osteoarthritis has resulted in bony encroachment on the right c4-5 foramen. very mild encroachment on the left c4-5 and right c5-6 foramina. facet ...

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3 disc desiccation with severe right facet joint osteoarthritis with fusion of the joint space ...

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condition(osteoarthritis) and bilateral knee condition? Patient has over the last 3 years undergone left ... contributing factor to the left knee replacement and the right hip condition (osteoarthritis) a contributing ...

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I have osteoarthritis in the facets in the lumbar region. For months now I have had very bad pain in my right groin where the abdomen meets the leg. The pain radiates down my front thigh and I cannot ...

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and ankles and regularly has facet injections. Recently her sholder has also become problematic and she gets ...

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I have osteoarthrtis in my facet joints in my lower back. Hydrocodone isn t working very well. I have GERD so I can not take NSAIDs. What could I ask the pain specialist for help? The cortisone ...

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adjacent to the articular cortex of the patella predominately involving the medial patellar facet. The appearance is consistent with mild to moderate osteoarthritis at the patellofemoral articulation. No other ...

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I m having neck, back, and shoulder pain. MRI and x-rays were done. I was diagnosed with Cervical Stenosis , multiple bulging cervical disks. Osteoarthritis , Facet arthritis, and degenerative disc disease ...

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doctor1 MD

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. Regards

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Hello, I had gone through the case and found that which type of and what is the grading of arthritis. You must consult to orthopaedic doctor.Meanwhile take calcium and do regular exercise under guidance. Hope my answer will be effective for you. Thanks

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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