By Alampallam Venkatachalam Submitted On March 02, 2016
Cells signal halt to scientist’s knee pain.
Seventy year old Londoner relieved by cell based treatment.
Case report –
Mrs. MM, a London based scientist sought treatment in Chennai for chronic thigh and knee pain. Her condition was undiagnosed at a London hospital. Even after several visits and investigations, doctors in London couldn’t explain her symptoms and told her that her condition was a mystery to them. She consulted me in Chennai in late December. I diagnosed it as a combination of vascular claudication and arthritic pain. This was confirmed by further tests.
MRI showed cartilage loss under the knee cap in both knees. She was treated with medicinal signaling cells on New Year’s Day. Fifteen days later, she has got relief from knee pain. She has been referred to a specialist for treatment of remnant thigh pain.
Osteo-arthritis is a chronic condition of joints where the lining cartilage gets worn out.… Read the rest