Movement is an integral part of human life, one of the most important functions of our body, which is carried out due to the work of the musculoskeletal system. Violation of its functioning can cause irreversible consequences, therefore it is so important to consult a specialized orthopedic surgeon in time.
An orthopedic doctor perfoms the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system that includes the skeleton, ligaments (fibrous tissue that bind the bone structure), muscles, tendons (the part of the tissue responsible for their fixation to the bones) and fascia (connective tissue, which covers various structures of the body). Symptoms of diseases of the musculoskeletal system include pains, violation of function or sensitivity.
The most common diseases of the musculoskeletal system that the orthopedist treats are the following:
• Arthrosis (deformation of the articular cartilage);
• Spondylosis (changes in the spine);
• Rheumatoid arthritis (inflammation of the joints);
• Enthesopathy (inflammation of the tissues around the joint);
• Gouty arthritis (an inflammatory process in the joints due to improper metabolism), etc.
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