Common Bone & Joint Problems
Bone & Joint problems are getting commoner in all age groups.
Younger people usually have injuries to joints bones & may some be affected
by arithmetic conditions like Rheumatic fever , Juvenile chronic arthritis
,SLE, Ankylosing Spondylitis etc . There is 1 in 1000 chance of having
congenital(since birth) orthopaedic problems like club feet,hip dislocation,Scoliosis etc
Middle aged persons are begining to experience chronic musculo
skeletal aches & pains ,mainly related to their long sittings jobs,abnormal postures
& sedentary life styles. They may start having early osteo-arthritis
,cenical & lumban spardylosis etc .Females in this group especially
are prone to get affected by Rheumatoed Arithritis which involves many joints.
The population of people in elderly age group is on rise, because
of an increasing life span & hence musculo-skeletal problems related to this
group is also on rise.Degenerative bone & joint diseases like osteo-arthritis,
Spondylosis, osteoporosis, Infection,Tumours etc are very commonly
present in elderly population.