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Arthritis-osteoarthritis

Arthritis signifies every joint inflammation no matter its cause. So today we have more than 100 different types of arthritis, and as many...

Reiter’s syndrome – reactive arthritis

Reiter's syndrome was named after a German military doctor Hans Reiter who was the first to observe and describe these changes- combination...

Psoriatic arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis is an inflammatory condition where polyarthritis is joined with psoriasis (a skin disease). It can spread from peripheral joints to...

Ankylosing spondylitis (Bechterew’s disease)

Ankylosing spondylitis (Bechterew's disease) is inflammatory rheumatic disease which leads to connective tissue ossification. It encompasses sacroilliac joints, spine joints, costovertebral and costotransversal...

Fibromyalgia – rheumatism outside of joint

Fibromyalgia is a form of rheumatism outside of joints, expressed through pain and immobility. More areas of osteomuscular system are affected, like...

Chronic juvenile arthritis – juvenile idiopatic arthritis

Chronic juvenile arthritis is inflammation of the joints present in children and younger people of both sexes. More than 1% of children...

Lower back and spine pain

We have all felt pain in the lower part of our spine. Sometimes they last a few days, and sometimes we are...

Morton’s neuroma and metatarsalgia

Morton's metatarsalgia is a very uncomfortable syndrome, characterized by foot pain which leads to problems with walking. The cause of this pain is neurological.

Cerebral palsy

Cerebral palsy is defined as a group of non-progressive but often changeable motoric damages caused by lesion in central nervous system in...

Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson's disease is a movement disorder due to reduced secretion of dopamine, a chemical substance in the part of the brain which...
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