Body Pain

Hairline Fracture in the Ankle

A hairline fracture or a stress fracture is not instantly obvious like the other kinds of breaks. Stress fractures are small cracks in bones that happen when the muscles are overly tired and when they are incapable of absorbing the shock of the constant impact. When this occurs, the forces are moved to the bones, […]

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Pinched Nerve in Ankle

One gets a pinched nerve when there is too much pressure placed on a nerve by surrounding tissues; usually cartilage, bones, tendons and muscles. There is interruption of the function on the nerve and this causes pain, weakness, tingling or numbness. The pinch can range from mild to severe, and may cause temporary or far-reaching […]

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Suprapatellar Bursa

The suprapatellar bursa is one that comprises of a bursa (A sac that is filled with synovial fluid) that is found on the upper side of the knee cap. Just below the quadriceps femoris muscle. This is a region that suffers a lot of injury, both minute and severe, and these lead to the formation […]

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Lacerated Liver

The liver is the largest organ in the human body. It is found partially protected by the ribs on the upper quadrant of the abdomen; a part of it lies below the lower ribs. The liver is a very important organ, and one cannot live without a liver. It has a plethora of vital functions […]

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Left Side Pain Under Rib Cage

The rib cage gives support and protection to various important tissues and organs in your chest, thoracic cavity, and abdominal area. Rib cage region is an area that one could experience pain for different reasons. In case of accidents, this region is more prone and an individual could sustain serious injuries that could lead to […]

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Throbbing Pain in Thigh

The thigh is the region of the human body extending from the pelvis up to the knees. Any kind of throbbing discomfort or pain which affects these regions can be termed as thigh pain. Such pain can arise due to several reasons but all in all, a sudden stabbing or throbbing pain in thigh can […]

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Dull Pain in Lower Left Abdomen

A very common site of pain is in the lower left abdomen. This is common between men and women. The organs involved in the line of pain, are parts of the large intestine, the sigmoid colon and the descending colon, the left ovary and the left ureter. The lower left abdominal pain can be both […]

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Meniscus Surgery – Recovery Time

Meniscus tear is a very common type of injury to cartilage that cushions and stabilizes the knee joint. The kind of tear suffered can determine if it can be repaired or not. Radial tears, depending upon where it is situated, can be repaired. However, horizontal, long-standing, degenerative, and flap tears that happened due to long […]

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Swollen Finger Tip

Swollen finger tip is usually a symptom of some pre-existing condition, rather than being a disorder on its own. It can occur due to fluid retention, often associated with premenstrual syndrome and pregnancy, or because of ailments like high blood pressure, injury, arthritis, poor circulation, infection, and carpal tunnel syndrome, etc. Swollen finger tip is […]

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Broken Thumb

A broken thumb refers to a fracture on the small bones also called phalanges. The two small bones compose the thumb. Breakage of the thumb is rare compared to broken finger. A fracture on the thumb bones is usually less serious compared to one that occurs near the joints. It is worse when the breakage […]

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