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Overview: Shunting is the most common treatment for a person with hydrocephalus means excess fluid buildup inside the ventricles of the mind. Hydrocephalus shunting involves the implantation of two catheters and flow control valve system to drain the excess accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from the brain’s ventricles to another part of the body where it can be absorbed. Procedure of shunt surgery in India The procedure is carried out under general anaesthetic and usually...
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Overview The orthopedic surgery in India with best orthopedic surgeon is concerned with the conditions of the musculoskeletal system. The surgeons in India use both the surgical and the non surgical means for treating the spine diseases, the musculoskeletal trauma, degenerative diseases, tumor, sports injuries and congenital disorders. In the beginning the orthopedic surgeons dealt with the bone deformities in children using braces for straightening the bones of the child. Due to the development of...
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Orthopaedic treatment and surgeries are primarily performed to address correctable problems that affect the skeleton and other part of it like the tendons and the ligaments. Orthopaedic ailments can be from birth or due to injury or ageing related. Worldwide statistics show that Orthopaedic disorders are weighing down the global population.    There are several types of Orthopaedic disorders affecting different body parts. • Arms, Hands and Wrists o Dislocated Elbow o Scaphoid Fractures o...
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Overview: Hip replacement surgery is a procedure in which a doctor surgically removes a painful hip joint with arthritis and replaces it with an artificial joint often made from metal and plastic components. It’s more often done when all other treatment alternatives have failed to give enough pain relief. The procedure should relieve a painful hip joint, making walking easier.   During the procedure of hip replacement in India To perform a hip replacement, your...
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Overview: Slipped capital femoral epiphysis is a hip condition that occurs in teens and pre-teens that are still growing. For reasons that are not well understood, the ball at the head of the femur slips off the neck of the bone in a backwards direction. This causes pain, stiffness, and instability in the affected hip. The condition usually develops progressively over time and is more typical in boys than girls.   Types of Slipped Capital...
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Overview: The operation includes reattachment and fixing of the torn labrum and ligaments of the shoulder .This typically done utilizing sutures and little bone anchors. The glenohumeral joint gives 60% of shoulder movement. It is an altered 'ball and socket joint'. The humeral head moves in a complex way over the glenoid with a mix of moving, gliding and sliding actions.   Symptoms of Bankart Tear or Lesions are: •Severe shoulder pain  •Repeated shoulder dislocation ...
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If you are suffering severe knee pain you may have made the decision to have a knee replacement operation. Your doctor has probably explained to you many of the benefits and some of the details of your procedure. You are undoubtedly looking forward to restored mobility, loss of the pain you are currently experiencing, and resuming many of your regular activities. It is important that you are also mindful of the fact that no recovery...
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Sport injuries are generally sustained when an athlete competes, practices or exercises. A number of factors such as poor training techniques, accidents, improper equipment or overuse of a particular body muscle can cause a sports injury; most of these injuries are acute in nature. Acute Knee Injuries occur due to sudden trauma or a twisting action and the pain can range from mild to extremely severe. The severity of the pain depends on how the...
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SuVitas, is the best rehabilitation centres in Hyderabad for patients needing orthopedic rehab (incl knee rehab), offers expert consultation from surgeons. For more info visit: http://suvitas.com/services/orthopedic-rehabilitation-in-hyderabad.
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The combination of foot and ankle consists of 26 bones, 33 joints and an excess of 100 tendons. The longest bone present in the foot is the heel. Over usage or injury to the heel would lead you to experience pain in the heels. The severity of the heal pain can range from mild to excruciating. The cause behind heel pain is typically associated with excess usage of the heel bone. Straining of your heel...
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