What is a rotary joint?

Answer A rotary joint, also called a pivot joint, is one that moves by rotating. Rotary joints are found on humans in their neck, knees and forearms. Rotary joints are comprised of one bone and ligament r... Read More »

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Rotary cuff injury or possible AC joint separation. Please help.?

usually, the hospital has you do a follow-up with a physician, usually your can contact your pediatrician, tell him/her what happened, that you need a follow up, but would prefer an pedia... Read More »

How come so many doctors view temporomandibular joint dysfunction TMJ as a psychiatric problem when all it is is a jaw joint dislocation?

AnswerUnfortunatly not all doctors or dentist know enough about TMJ to come with the correct diagnosis.If a doctor tells you that you have psychiatric problems, the best thing is consult someone else.

My left knee joint moved leftis it joint disallocation?

Ok. Listen sometimes life throws us a curveball. I think you just got one. Your best bet is to use the RICE treatment. Stay off of it for 3 to 5 days as much as you can. Read More »

What Kind of Joint Is the Atlanto-Axial Joint?

The atlanto-axial joint occurs between the atlas and the axis bones, which are the first two cervical vertebrae of the spine. It is a compound synovial joint; that is, it moves freely and is compos... Read More »