Romberg Test

Romberg Test : Technique & Assessment

Romberg Test: Romberg test used in an exam of neurological function for balance, and also is done to assess the integrity of the dorsal columns of the spinal cord.The exam is based on the premise[...]

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Klumpke Palsy

Klumpke Palsy : Symptoms,Causes & Treatment

Klumpke Palsy: Klumpke palsy, also known as Klumpke paralysis, is a type of lower brachial plexus injury that affects brachial plexus injury at birth. It is caused by an injury to the first thoracic nerve[...]

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Erbs-Palsy

Erb’s Palsy : Symptoms,Causes & Treatment

Erb’s Palsy : Erb’s palsy or Erb–Duchenne Palsy is a form of brachial plexus injury at birth. Erb’s palsy occurs when there’s an injury to the brachial plexus, specifically the upper brachial plexus at birth.[...]

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Pink Eye Symptoms

Pink Eye : Symptoms , Causes, Types & Treatment

What is Pink Eye ? Pink eye is an inflammation or infection of the transparent membrane (conjunctiva) that covers the white part of the eyeball. Pinkeye is a common name also known as conjunctivitis. When[...]

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multiple myeloma treatment and prognosis

Multiple Myeloma Treatment And Prognosis

Multiple Myeloma Definition: Multiple myeloma also known as Myeloma is a blood cancer that develops in the plasma cells found in the soft, spongy tissue at the center of the bones, which is made in[...]

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mallet finger causes

Mallet Finger : Causes,Symptoms & Treatment

Mallet Finger: A mallet finger is a deformity of the finger caused by an extensor tendon injury where it attaches to the finger bone (distal phalanx).This results in the inability to extend the fingertip without[...]

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Trigger Finger Causes

Trigger Finger : Causes,Symptoms & Treatment

Trigger Finger: Trigger finger is characterized by snapping or locking of the involved flexor tendon of the finger, associated with pain and dysfunction. When the tendon sheath becomes inflamed, it can make movement difficult and[...]

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Dupuytren's Contracture

Dupuytren’s Contracture : Causes,Symptoms,Diagnosis & Treatment

Dupuytren’s Contracture: Dupuytren’s contracture is a condition that affects the hands and fingers. A Dupuytren’s contracture is a localized formation of an abnormal thickening of the scar tissue just beneath the skinDupuytren’s contracture is ordinarily[...]

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Skier's-Gamekeeper's Thumb

Skier’s Thumb:Causes,Symptoms,Grade & Treatment

Skier’s Thumb: Skier’s thumb, also identified as Gamekeeper’s thumb, is an injury to the ulnar collateral ligament positioned in the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint where the thumb joins the hand.The ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the[...]

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De Quervain's Tenosynovitis

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis : Causes,Symptoms,Diagnosis & Treatment

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis: De Quervain’s tenosynovitis is a painful situation that affects tendons where they run within a tunnel on the thumb side of the wrist.De Quervain’s tenosynovitis, will apparently hurt when you turn wrist,[...]

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