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Causes of Collarbone Pain

Collarbone pain is usually not a common problem. The pain can be the resultant of a collarbone fracture, a shoulder injury, injuries to the chest […]

Posterior Impingement Syndrome – Elbow Impingement

Posterior impingement syndrome or posterior elbow impingement is the resultant of soft tissue compression (for instance, the cartilage) in or at the back of the […]

Medial Malleolus Fracture

The medial malleolus fracture is a fracture of the medial malleolus. Now, wondering what the medial malleolus is? That would take a little explanation from […]

What is Accessory Navicular Syndrome?

Accessory navicular syndrome is the painful condition caused by the presence of the accessory navicular. Well, is the statement a bit confusing? Let me explain. […]

What is Os Trigonum Syndrome?

Before getting to know what os trigonum syndrome is, it is important to know what an os trigonum is. The os trigonum is a bone […]

Do You Know What Referred Ankle Pain Is?

Referred ankle pain suggests an aching ankle, although the pain is not caused by an injury to the ankle. In fact, the origin of the […]

Cast Odor – How to Deal With It?

Casts are very much important in treating broken or fractured bones or to immobilize certain joints after a surgery. Cast odor is inevitable over a […]

Rectus Femoris Strain

The rectus femoris   belongs to the group of quadriceps muscles   and a rectus femoris strain is the resultant of compression forces on the […]

What is a Muscle Contusion?

One of the most common, in fact the second most common sports injury is a muscle contusion , most commonly known as a bruise as […]

Rib cartilage Injury

The rib cage is a collection of a dozen pair of ribs, cartilages, a dozen vertebrae and the sternum bone. Seven pairs of the ribs […]

The Deltoid Ligament

The deltoid ligament or the medial ligament   is a complex structure of ligaments in the ankle joint. The other ligaments within the deltoid are […]

Pott’s Fracture

Pott’s fracture , also referred to as Dupuytren fracture   orĀ  Pott’s syndrome I   can be a fracture of the medial, posterior or lateral […]

Pain After Hip Replacement Surgery

A total hip replacement surgery is only used as a last resort when the pain caused by the arthritic condition becomes unbearable. But as a […]

What is Madelung’s Deformity?

Madelung’s deformity is an abnormality of the wrist. In this condition, the wrist bones are not formed properly causing a malformation of wrists. This malformation […]

What is Little League Shoulder?

Little league shoulder is a growth plate injury that occurs in the upper arm in child athletes. The result of this injury is severe pain […]