Hand & Foot.
From arthritis to hallux valgus. We show diseases, diagnoses, causes and therapies.
Arthritis of the upper ankle
Similar to arthritis in the knee and hip, arthritis in the upper ankle results in significantly reduced leg function.
Arthritis in the metatarsophalangeal joint of the big toe is a common cause of pain and limited mobility in the foot.
Achilles tendon diseases
Deterioration of the Achilles tendon as well as and tears of the Achilles tendon are relatively common.
The signs of this condition include impaired sensations, as well as a high risk for the occurrence of breaks in the skin.
Flat feet & high arches
Tests are indicated when malpositioning is extremely pronounced, new, has gotten worse etc.
Malpositioning of the big toe is the most common reason for foot surgery.
Dupuytren's is a benign connective tissue disease of the hand. But this usually does not cause pain.