Musculoskeletal

Musculoskeletal

Back Pain

Back Pain

Back Pain – Acute/chronic tenderness due to mechanical or non-mechanical causes that can be localised to the back
ByWeronika Kepa3 min read
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – Peripheral neuropathy caused by compression of median nerve in carpal tunnel
Conus Medullaris & Corda Equina Syndrome

Conus Medullaris & Corda Equina Syndrome

Conus Medullaris & Corda Equina Syndrome – Compressive damage to the spinal cord.
ByAlex Evens2 min read
Gout

Gout

Gout – Clinical state in which hyperuricaemia and monosodium urate crystal deposition in joints causes pain, inflammation and potential joint destruction
ByWeronika Kepa2 min read
Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia Gravis – Chronic autoimmune, type 2 hypersensitivity, inflammatory disease of the neuromuscular junction causing skeletal muscle weakness
ByStefania Isichei2 min read
Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis – Disease of joint degeneration and inflammation
ByStefania Isichei2 min read
Osteomalacia & Rickets

Osteomalacia & Rickets

Osteomalacia & Rickets – Normal bone tissue but with abnormal or impaired bone mineralisation resulting in soft bones
ByTania Lim3 min read
Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis – A systemic skeletal disease characterised by a reduction in bone mass and enhanced fragility that increases fracture risk
ByApril Perry2 min read
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis – A systemic autoimmune disease that primarily causes chronic inflammation of joints
ByRhiannon Nielson2 min read
Sciatica

Sciatica

Sciatica – Symptoms of pain, tingling, and numbness which arise from nerve root compression or irritation in the lumbosacral spine.
BySabina Sadiq3 min read

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