Arthritis Treatment

There are more than hundred different forms of arthritis out of which osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are the most common ones. In osteoarthritis, though the main cause is not known yet, but the issue raises from the wear and tear of the joints leading to the erosion of the cartilage causing friction and inflammation. In rheumatoid arthritis, diagnosis is done with the help of blood tests, reading the percentage of the RA factor in the blood as well as X-ray of the joints to assess the damage.

There are more than hundred different forms of arthritis out of which osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are the most common ones. In osteoarthritis, though the main cause is not known yet, but the issue raises from the wear and tear of the join ... More

Health Q&A
Body structure

Hello doctor, my body till my hip is quite normal and the portion below the hip is like very lean n thin , it looks abnormal for me , didn't noticed it for long time , my shoe size is 6 n u can imagine how small my leg , thighs n below knee parts r very skinny ,, so please advise what should I do now ?? Is it common ?? Or any medications should I take ??

Arthiritis

My mother has been suffering from RA since last 25 years.nothing seems to be working and she's on the verge of being bed ridden.We want to consult to Dr Shaloo gagneja but due to my mother's condition it would be difficult for her to travel.can we do online session instead? Thanks

Left Shoulder Joint Pain

Hi Sir, I am suffering from left Shoulder & hand joint pain. I am getting pain while lifting the left hand. And also little bit left side back pain. Its been 3 days from now. I have taken combiflem tablet and used volini spray as per general physician near my home. Pain is little bit reduced but not completely. So please suggest me, what I need to do now.. Thanks in advance Sir.

Left side of chin bone ex

Sir/Madam,Left side of chin bone is somewhat extended giving poor look..is this possible to have bone surgery or other suitable option for getting slightly better look...

Height.

Is there any way in which I can add another couple of inches to my height? I'm about to be 21 soon, and 2-3 inches added to my height would be perfect. Are there any certain exercises or food products that I should consume that may help in growing me further?

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS IN ARTHRITIS & RHEUMATISM

Q) What is Rheumatism?  A) Rheumatism is a popular term for Chronic Pain that applies to a variety of diseases that cause pain, stiffness and limitation of motion of joints, bones, tendons, ligaments and muscles. Q) Who is a Rheumatologist? A) A Rheumatologist is a ...

Living Well With Rheumatoid Arthritis

If you were recently diagnosed with arthritis or one of the other rheumatic diseases, you are not alone. An estimated one crore people in India of all ages and genders have arthritis or other rheumatic conditions. Many rheumatic diseases are chronic conditions. They are unlikely to go away. ...

6 Frequently Asked Questions About Rheumatoid Arthritis

Arthritis is a broad term that describes inflammation of the joints (pain, swelling and redness). Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a disease of immune system. Patient with Rheumatoid arthritis suffer from multiple joint pains and swelling. In severe cases RA can affect eyes, lungs, heart, nerves or ...

Have Joint Pain? - Meet A Rheumatologist!

Pain and swelling of joints (arthritis) is a common problem among many patients. Each one of us knows at least one patient who suffers from joint pains. But, how many of us know about Rheumatologist? Rheumatology is a newer branch of Medicine, which deals with arthritis and related diseases. ...

Doctors
Dr. Sharath Kumar - Rheumatologist
Dr. Sharath Kumar Rheumatologist (MBBS, MD - Paediatrics, DNB - Rheumatology, Graduate Certificate of Paediatric Rheumatology) 14 years experience Optima Arthritis And Rheumatology Clinic
2220 recommendations Mahalakshmi Layout, Bangalore INR 750
Dr. Vijay Rao K R - Rheumatologist
Dr. Vijay Rao K R Rheumatologist (MBBS, MRCP - Rheumatology, FRCP - Rheumatology, CCT - Rheumatology) 14 years experience Manipal Hospital OAR
210 recommendations Old Airport Road, Bangalore INR 700
Dr. Nagaraj S - Rheumatologist
Dr. Nagaraj S Rheumatologist (MBBS, DNB - Rheumatology, post doctoral fellowship in Rheumatology) 15 years experience LUCID DIAGNOSTICS
5 recommendations Jayanagar 7 Block, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. B.G. Dharmanand - Rheumatologist
Dr. B.G. Dharmanand Rheumatologist (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Rheumatology, FTTA in Rheumatology) 33 years experience Sakra World Hospital
20 recommendations Bellandur, Bangalore INR 800
Dr. Krishna Bhat - Ayurveda
Dr. Krishna Bhat Ayurveda (BAMS, MD - Ayurveda, Fellowship in Sexual Medicine, Fellowship in Rheumatology) 6 years experience Dhatri Ayurvedic Clinic
62 recommendations Vijayanagar, Bangalore INR 150