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Calcar calcanei – heel spur

Why are you limping? My heel hurts. I must have that heel spurn thing. I have to run a lot to get...

Knee pain – knee joint injuries

Knee is one of the most complex joints in the human body. It carries the whole human weight, and its stability is...

Dupuytren’s disease

Dupuytren's disease manifests itself with thickening and contraction of palmar fasciitis (aponeurosis). Clinical image is typical and recognizable. Hand area looks like...

Torticollis – congenital wry neck

Torticollis – congenital wry neck is a muscular disease with curved neck and limited head mobility in neonatal phase of development. Patients...

Hallux valgus – foot thumb deformity

Hallux valgus is a most common deformity in the foot, more specifically in its front part. There are 4 types of Hallux...

Osteogenesis imperfects – brittle and fragile bones

Osteogenesis imperfecta is a disease of brittle or fragile bones. It is a clinical, biochemical and genetic disease caused by abnormalities in...

Baker’s cyst – popliteal cyst

Baker's cyst is a swelled bursa (cyst) between m.gastrocnemius and m. semimebranosus, which is connected to knee joint through the back part...

Illiotibial band syndrome – itb syndrome

Illiotibial band syndrome - itb syndrome represents one of the most common injurie that affect the runners, and belongs to a group of...

Runner’s knee – chondromalatia patellae

Runner's knee is one of the most common sports injuries in runners’ population (both recreational and professional long distance athletes), also called...

Arthrogryposis – Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita

Arthrogryposis (myodystrophia fetalis congenita, dysplasia myoosteoarticularis, amyoplasia congenita) is a congenital locomotor muscles disease, represented by joint contractures. Joints...
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Baker cyst – bursa, recesus or a true cyst?

What is Baker cyst A popliteal or Baker cyst is not technically a true cyst, but more of a...

Proximal

Proximal means closer to the reference point. For example, the knee is more proximal than the foot – it is closer to the trunk –...