Spinal Fusion

Instruments such as metal plates are also used for a stronger hold. In some rare cervical surgery procedures, the entire spinal disc is removed and replaced due to extreme damage. Numbness due to pinched nerve and back pain can be relieved by the spinal fusion cervical surgery.

Instruments such as metal plates are also used for a stronger hold. In some rare cervical surgery procedures, the entire spinal disc is removed and replaced due to extreme damage. Numbness due to pinched nerve and back pain can be relieved by the spi ... More

Health Q&A
Pain in toe,hand n finger

My wife is Feeling pain in her toe especially in the morning. Sometimes she feels pain in her hands. Now some fingers of her hand remain straight sometimes and she feels weakness in that finger. Please tell me what is her problem and suggestions solicited.

Right Knee ACL teir

Based on my reports, will surgery be required? My engagement is round the corner. I wished to know if surgery is compulsory how can I delay it.

Injury on lower tibia

Today while riding a bike its front portion got lifted in air(like a wheelie stunt) and the bike fell down to its right. While fell down I got hurt by its foot rest on my right legs tibia. I am able to walk and take load on my right leg. But the portion which got hurt swollen with redness. Should I consider it as a fracture?

Leg pain with HLA B27 +ve

I have HLA B 27 +ve. I get severe leg pains especially at the lower legs. RA is negative. No pain in back or any other body part

Pain in left leg

I am experiencing pain in my left leg originating from hips and continuing till ankles since 4 months .gets worse while walking and standing and releves while sitting and lying. Blood circulation also appears feeble in left leg than in right one.

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Head Injuries: Causes and Treatments

Head injuries are dangerous. They can lead to permanent disability, mental impairment, and even death. To most people, head injuries are considered an acceptable risk when engaging in sports and other types of recreational activities. But there are steps you can take to lower the risk and protect ...

Epilepsy

Epilepsy: Causes, Symptoms and TreatmentsPeople with epilepsy tend to have recurrent seizures (fits). The seizures occur because of a sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain - there is an overload of electrical activity in the brain. This causes a temporary disturbance in the ...

Brain Tumor - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

There is no trustworthy evidence regarding what causes brain tumours, but there are a few risk factors that have been substantiated through research. Children and young people who receive radiation around the head are susceptible to developing tumours in the brain once they ...

Slip Disc

One of the major cause of back pain is slip disc. It can cause leg pain also, associated with numbness & weakness. It is commonly found either in the neck (Cervical spine) or in the lumbar area (lower back). If the patient does not improve with medicines & physiotherapy, a latest ...

Osteoporosis - an Epidemic in India

Osteoporosis is weakness of bones causing pain and fractures. It is very common in India especially in old females after menopause, due to deficiency of female hormone, oestrogen. We must consult an orthopaedic or spine surgeon in case of unrelenting pain. Osteoporotic spine fractures, can ...

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