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Tag: Orthopaedic in Gurgaon

Osteoporosis - Dr. Debashish Chanda
March 11, 2019

Osteoporosis is characterized by tiredness, pain in bones and difficulty while performing physical activities. This condition silently affects the human body and with age and time, bones gradually lose strength, become weaker, therefore increasing the risk of falls and fractures. So, what exactly is osteoporosis? It is a medical condition in which the bones become frail due to the deficiency of calcium, vitamin D and vitamin B12. This deficiency could be due to hormonal changes, or could

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May 15, 2019

Occurring in the hip resulting in severe pain, Avascular Necrosis often leads to a require joint replacement. Its symptoms develop over a long period of time and include arthritis, limitation of movement, pain, etc. Dr. Anurag Awasthi from CK Birla Hospital points out that as bones are a living tissue that requires blood, an interruption to the blood supply causes the bone to die, eventually causing the bone to collapse if not stopped on time. He also stresses on the need for

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ACL Tear
August 30, 2019

Sports participation results in 70 percent of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) tears and the majority of these occur in the 15-45-year-old population, but these injuries are also seen commonly in non-sports cases. Majority of ACL injuries are non-contact injuries that occur at the time of sudden change in direction with a planted foot (i.e. cutting) or stopping suddenly. The ACL is an important stabilising ligament of the knee that provides the hinge to keep the knee stable while moving.

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Shoulder osteoarthritis
August 30, 2019

Shoulder osteoarthritis is a slow breakdown of cartilage in the joints. Cartilage is a firm, flexible connective tissue that protects the ends of the bones in the joints. There are two main joints in the shoulder: AC joint (acromioclavicular) Glenohumeral joint. The AC joint is the joint on the top of the shoulder where a chunk of the shoulder blade (the acromion) meets up with the collar bone (the clavicle). With ageing, this joint often becomes arthritic, with bone spur

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