Spondylitis Treatment

There are three types of spondylitis that includes cervical spondylitis (cervical spine with a pain in the back neck); lumbar spondylitis (causing pain in the lumbar region) and ankylosing spondylitis (sacroiliac joints causing stiffness in the shoulders, neck and the joint portions). New drugs that come under biologic medications like Cimzia, Enbrel, Remicade, Humira are producing awesome results to heal the condition.Rare eye inflammation and different lung problems occur due to spondylitis.

There are three types of spondylitis that includes cervical spondylitis (cervical spine with a pain in the back neck); lumbar spondylitis (causing pain in the lumbar region) and ankylosing spondylitis (sacroiliac joints causing stiffness in the shoul ... More

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Ankle sprain

Ankle ligament teared 3 months back and pain is still there..did physio also..tell me what I have to do

Heavy hip pain

Hi doctors, My mother age is 45 around . She have hip pain past 2 weeks. When I went Ortho doctor last week he suggested to take  X ray..! After seeing the x ray he found nothing in that as what he expected.! Then he wrote medicine alone..! We bought medicine and She had but pain not reduced. Please help to overcome.

Chondromalacia patella

My MRI report says Mild thinning of femoral and medial patellar articular cartilage suggests early cartilage degeneration. I'm taking tendocare 400mg, dycerin 50 mg, flexipep g 700 mg from 50 days. My doctor says recovery period is 6 to 8 months is it true. My job is at stake vu

ACL tear reconstruction

What's the best plc for acl reconstruction? I want to return to sports. I was injured while playing football last year august.

Arthritis problem

Arthritis and uric acid problem,can't fold knees for 5months. have all tge test reports need a second opinion

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