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Joint wear and tear : symptoms and treatments

Joint wear and tear : symptoms and treatments

Joint wear and tear is commonly associated with aging, although it can also be caused by other factors. Joint degeneration is a complex process that can be impacted by a mix of reasons. However, when it comes to joint damage, a small set of pathologies account for the vast majority of instances recorded. Let's take…

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Knock-knees (genu valgum)

Knock-knees (genu valgum)

Genu valgum, commonly known as knock-knees, are generally present from childhood. The varum knee, unlike the valgus knee, shows in youngsters as a cowboy-like outward deviation of the joint. The valgus knee, on the other hand, produces inward movement of the knees. If left untreated, this condition makes it difficult to move the legs and…

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Flatfoot : symptoms and treatments

Flatfoot : symptoms and treatments

Is there little or no curve in your foot arch? Do you get foot or joint discomfort when you stand? Flatfoot might be to blame for these problems. Flatfoot is the collapse of the arch of the foot, as the term implies. Flatfoot is most visible when standing or walking, and it can cause serious…

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Osteoarthritis of the knee

Osteoarthritis of the knee

Osteoarthritis is one of the most common pathologies. It develops mostly as a result of early joint wear or degeneration. Knees, like hips and ankles, are subjected to heavy loads. As a result, osteoarthritis is more prone to develop in these joints. Because of the dynamic nature of the joint, osteoarthritis of the knee produces…

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Clubfoot : symptoms and treatments

Clubfoot : symptoms and treatments

Clubfoot is either a congenital malformation or a prenatal deformity that develops during the child's development. The so-called idiopathic clubfoot affects the structures of the foot directly, despite the fact that it is normally well-managed. As a result, it is likely to repeat on a regular basis. It's thus critical to keep an eye out…

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Goose foot tendonitis

Goose foot tendonitis

An inflammatory problem prevalent in athletes, goose foot tendonitis affects the three tendons that connect together inside the knee. This type of tendonitis affects the three muscles that help stabilize the knee in flexion, which can make the pain particularly debilitating. Due to its mobility-sensitive nature, goose foot tendonitis requires rapid medical intervention. Here is…

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Patellofemoral syndrome 

Patellofemoral syndrome 

Also known as runner’s knee, patellofemoral syndrome is a condition resulting from a malfunction of the internal structures of the knee and femur. This pathology is common among athletes and is even more painful when the kneecap is subjected to repeated stress. If left untreated, patellofemoral syndrome can cause premature wear and tear of the…

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Cavus foot : symptoms and treatments

Cavus foot : symptoms and treatments

Unlike the flat foot, which is intended to be supple and flattened, cavus foot is excessively arched and rigid. This foot problem is characterized by a pronounced curvature from the top of the secondary foot to the plantar arch that is very high.  It is also possible to observe a tightening between the heel and…

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