arthritis IsraelArthritis - it is not just one particular joint disease as the collective name of a number of inflammatory diseases. It can be expressed as the main disease or become a complement to the underlying disease.

Arthritis not only affects joints (pain, joint stiffness, change in shape), but also on other body parts. Inflammation affects tendons, muscles, skin, some forms of arthritis may affect the internal organs, relax the body, and even endanger the life. Spent Time arthritis diagnosis in Israel, form the definition of the disease and causes of the pathological process usually provides successful treatment and recovery of the patient.

Arthritis Treatment in Israel should begin at the first signs of the disease. We,, working with the best Israeli hospitals and highly qualified and are always ready to help to overcome any disease. Contact us and start a new healthy and fulfilling life!

The main symptoms of arthritis

  • Joint pain (different for different types of diseases).
  • Inflammation and redness of the skin.
  • Reduced joint mobility, loss of basic functions.
  • deformation of the joint, swelling.
  • Characteristic crunch in joints during exercise.

For many there is a misconception that arthritis - a disease of the elderly. In fact, the disease can occur at any age, but the likelihood of its development increases with the living years. On average, only two out of five patients suffering from arthritis, have reached 65 years of age.

If left untreated the disease or put the wrong diagnosis - Arthritis can cause irreparable damage to the joints, bones, internal organs and skin. Manifestation of the for When the first signs of the disease immediately Should Conduct a diagnosis of arthritis as with the early as with the Possible to the begin treatment.

As causes of arthritis can be divided into 4 groups:

  1. Autoimmune arthritis (rheumatoid).
  2. Hereditary.
  3. Infection (septic).
  4. Exchange.

The most common types of arthritis

  1. Osteoarthritis. It occurs more often. Characterized by slow development, the affected area - all joints (knees, hips, hands and spine). Is the destruction of articular cartilage, which can lead to dysfunction of the joints.
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis - the form of inflammatory arthritis , autoimmune disease, which manifests itself as a result of incorrect own immune system attacks the synovial membrane. Of Treatment arthritis in Israel of the this of the type Should the BE Possible early, and to the BE quite aggressive and durable to. Soft treatment technique does not always produce the desired effect, and eventually returned to rheumatoid arthritis.
  3. Chronic arthritis in children - a general term for all types of diseases in children (under 16 years).
  4. Psoriatic arthritis. It is shown at 5% of people withpsoriasis .

Arthritis Treatment in Israel

According to the results of diagnostic examination, the doctor develops an individual course of treatment of a patient.

  1. Drug therapy. After successful diagnosis of arthritis physician first step assigns reception medicines (anti-inflammatory and analgesic). Conducted immobilization - the creation of immobility of the damagedjoint. The patient is also prescribed biologic drugs (rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis), which modify the functioning of the immune system.
  2. Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy reduce pain in the joints, reduce inflammation. Can be carried out massage, ultrasound therapy, electrical, manual therapy, paraffin and amplipulse.
  3. Surgery. In severe cases, surgery is performed: endoprosthesis - a complete change in the damaged joint endoprosthesis synovectomy - operation, during which removes the maximum amount of the synovial membrane.
  4. Stem cell therapy - an innovative method of treatment. The introduction of stem cells attenuates the inflammatory process, restores cartilage significantly reduces or completely eliminates pain and characterized by the absence of side effects.
  5. Treatment on the shores of the Dead Sea (In remission).