Spondylitis Treatment

Ankylosing spondylitis is basically an autoimmune disease that includes spine and sacroiliac joints which is also called spondylarthritis. New drugs that come under biologic medications like Cimzia, Enbrel, Remicade, Humira are producing awesome results to heal the condition.An overgrowth of bones leading to abnormal joining of bones or the ‘bony fusion’ also initiates spondylitis.

Ankylosing spondylitis is basically an autoimmune disease that includes spine and sacroiliac joints which is also called spondylarthritis. New drugs that come under biologic medications like Cimzia, Enbrel, Remicade, Humira are producing awesome resu ... More

Health Q&A
Constant muscle sprain

Writing on behalf of my wife. She is getting frequent thigh muscle sprain(back side of thigh muscle).She wouldnt be able to move when it happens and is very painful, It would last around 15 minutes. She had been getting this sprain during her maternity period and is happening now also, our baby is 8 months old. Please provide your suggestions. Patient name : Parvathy Age: 28 Weight: 60

Pain in the knee and toe

She is having constant pain in her toes and knee.she has done uric acid test and X Ray.is she wears her sleepers she is feeling little better but the pain contibues

Pain in body

Pain in whole body ie Leg,Chest,back and Shoulder. She is a diabities patient.Not move quickly and Not carry weighted thing.Please advise me.

Osteochondroma

Hey i just want to know if i am suffering from tuberculosis can i get my osteochondromic surgery done? Nd wat is the procedure of the sure?

Persistent leg & Ankle Pain

Having regular pain of leg muscle and ankle pain from several weeks.Consulted one physician he prescribed some multivitamin and ,Calcitrol ,calcium and Zinc combination of another drug

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Love Your Bones - Say No to Osteoporosis

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