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Tendon inflammations

07 Jun 2019
Tendon inflammations

What are tendon inflammations? Tendons are bands of fibrous tissue that connect the muscles to the bones, thereby allowing the contractile apparatus to function properly. These essential fibrous structures with a pearly white colour transform the force created by muscular contraction into movement. Although they have a robust structure and are able to take significant loads, […]

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Pathologies of the big toe

16 May 2019
Pathologies of the big toe

The most common pathologies that can affect the big toe are: Hallux valgus Hallux rigidus What is Hallux valgus? Hallux valgus is a deformity that affects the big toe and manifests itself in the form of an inward deviation of the metatarsal bone that leaves it at an abnormal angle. What are the symptoms Hallux […]

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Severe skin dryness

13 May 2019
Severe skin dryness

What is Severe skin dryness? As we get older, the skin and its appendages undergo structural, morphological and functional modifications due to aging, in itself physiological. Prolonged exposure to UV rays (photoaging) also causes changes to the skin, which especially in the elderly lead to excessive dysepithelialization and moderate-severe dryness. Natural skin aging brings a […]

Onycopathies: small dictionary on nail problems

29 Apr 2019
Onycopathies: small dictionary on nail problems

Have you ever wondered if saying “broken nail” is the correct term? Or what is the correct name of the ingrown nail? With this small glossary, every nail “problem” has its name (to learn about all the pathologies, read the in-depth “Nail disorders”). Let’s see the words of the nails together!   Glossary on nail […]

Plantar fasciitis

18 Apr 2019
Plantar fasciitis

What is plantar fasciitis? Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the plantar fascia, or rather the flat band of fibrous connective tissue that stretches from the medial region of the calcaneus (heel bone) to the root of the toes. This structure is divided into three parts (medial, central and lateral) and its job is to transfer […]

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Neuropathic and ischaemic foot

11 Apr 2019
Neuropathic and ischaemic foot

Neuropathy and diabetic foot – Neuropathic foot Diabetic neuropathy causes the peripheral nerves to suffer (neuroinflammation) followed by a reduction in sensitivity in the event of any cut, callus or injury in the lower limbs; this causes the patient to act, move and walk as if there were no damage. In this way, correct healing of […]

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