The radial nerve in the arm experiences injury or compression in Saturday night palsy. Also known as radial nerve palsy or crutch palsy. It often… Read More »Saturday Night Palsy: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment.
Osteoarthrosis, also known as osteoarthritis, is a non-inflammatory degenerative disease of articular cartilage. It is characterized by: Etiology: The exact etiology of osteoarthritis is not… Read More »Osteoarthrosis: Causes, Features, & PT Management.
Snapping scapula syndrome, also known as scapulothoracic crepitus, is a condition that affects the shoulder and causes a snapping or popping sound when the arm… Read More »Snapping Scapula Syndrome: Clinical Features, Diagnosis & Treatment.
Boutonniere deformity is also called ‘Buttonhole deformity’, as Boutonniere in french means buttonhole. It is a medical condition in which there is flexion of the… Read More »Boutonniere Deformity: Causes, Features, & Treatment.
WHAT IS PLICA & WHAT IS PLICA SYNDROME? The plica is a fold in the synovial membrane of the knee. The plica is the embryological… Read More »Plica Syndrome: Causes, Tests, & Treatment.
Vertebrobasilar insufficiency is a condition in which there is poor blood flow to the posterior portion of the brain. The vertebral artery is a part… Read More »Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency: Signs, Symptoms, & Tests.
Cephalgia, also known as ‘headache’ includes any type of pain that is affecting the head, neck, or face. Headache is one of the most common… Read More »Cephalgia or Headache: Types, Causes, & More!
Claw toe, as the name implies, is the bending of the toe into a claw-like shape. It most commonly affects the second toe, but can… Read More »Claw Toe Deformity: Causes, Features, & Treatment.
Myositis ossificans is a skeletal muscle disease of unknown etiology, characterized by the formation of bone (calcification) and connective tissues within the muscles. Myositis ossificans… Read More »Myositis Ossificans: Types, Features, & Treatment.