Category: Medical Conditions

Knee Cartilage Regrowth – Key To Microfracture Surgery

Posted on September 20, 2016 in Medical Conditions

Surgery options from the bestkneesurgeon.com.au - Possible candidates for Microfracture Surgery

You are likely to get microfracture surgery if arthroscopy reveals cartilage damage in the knee joint or under the kneecap. This operation will prevent or slow down the inevitable progression of cartilage damage. As a result, your chances of growing knee arthritis is substantially minimised long term. Some patients develop knee pain or swelling as an effect of cartilage injuries. This pain or swelling can be halted or reduced significantly by performing break knee operation on the patient. Other potential candidates for this type of surgery comprise people who are active but cannot participate in physical activities or sports and have shown cartilage damage symptoms.

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Treating Uterine Fibroids

Posted on March 4, 2016 in Health Care & Critical Care, Medical Conditions

Uterine fibroids are every woman’s nightmare. These are non-cancerous growths which grow outside or inside the uterus. Fibroids are as a result of normal cells undergoing abnormal growth.

Uterine fibroids (leiomyomata) are noncancerous growths that develop in or just outside a woman’s uterus (womb). Uterine fibroids develop from normal uterus muscle cells that start growing abnormally. As the cells grow, they form a benign tumor.

Who Gets Uterine Fibroids?

Uterine fibroids are extremely common. In fact, many women have uterine fibroids at some point in life. Uterine fibroids in most women are usually too small to cause any problems, or even be noticed. READ MORE