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Case Study- Supraspinatus Partial Tear

Case Study- Supraspinatus Partial Tear

– Dr. Ruchi Sanghvi Mr. X, a 69-year-old young male, came to PhysioRehab with the following complaints: Pain in left shoulder Pain when lifting the arm Pain increases with specific movements like reaching the back pocket Difficulty in lifting any weight and driving Pain when lying on the affected side His pain was relieved with […]

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Case Study – Low Back Pain: Leading to lower limb dysfunction

Case Study – Low Back Pain: Leading to lower limb dysfunction

Jiby Thomas James, a 47-year-old male, came to PhysioRehab with severe pain in lower back, hamstrings, gluteus, and piriformis muscles (buttock region), after doing abdominal curls in gym. He was not able to walk with normal gait pattern. His MRI reports showed minor disc protrusion. PHYSICAL EVALUATION: Tenderness on both buttocks Forward bending: restricted and […]

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Case Study – Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease

A 46-year-old man, Mr. X, came to PhysioRehab with the following complaints: Constant pain in the low back area which builds up as the day progresses. Pain more on the right side Low back stiffness while getting up from the bed in the morning, which stays for an hour and decreases as the day progresses. […]

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Case Study – Cerebellar Ataxia

Case Study – Cerebellar Ataxia

20 year old female, Ms. A is a known case of Cerebellar Atrophy since 7 yrs of age presenting with the following chief complaints: Inability to walk independently since 10 years Difficulty in maintaining balance while standing and doing daily activities Difficulty in fine motor activities like writing, buttoning, tying laces. History Of Present Illness: […]

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Case Study – Rehabilitation Post Knee Surgery

Case Study – Rehabilitation Post Knee Surgery

Mr. X, a 37-year-old man came to PhysioRehab for post-knee surgery rehabilitation. He had a high grade ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) tear along with a bucket-handle injury of the medial meniscus in his left knee, after a fall while playing football. He underwent an ACL reconstruction along with meniscal repair immediately, after which his physiotherapy […]

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Case Study – Lymphedema

Case Study – Lymphedema

– Dr. Sneha Parekh Mrs. XYZ, a 33-year old businesswoman, came to PhysioRehab with complaints of: Swelling in her entire left upper arm and hand Feeling of fullness in the arm and forearm On-and-Off pain in the left forearm Reduced functional mobility of left arm and hand. 6 months ago she underwent surgery for breast […]

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Case Study – Antenatal Care

Case Study – Antenatal Care

Shonali Salvi (name changed) a 32-year-old female came to PhysioRehab during the 13th week of her pregnancy. She had antenatal complaints of back pain and incontinence during coughing and sneezing. As her pregnancy progressed she started having left arm pain in 2nd trimester. LIFESTYLE: Sedentary job with 7-8 hours sitting Minimal physical activity 30-40 minutes […]

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Case Study – Trismus

Case Study – Trismus

Trismus, also called Lockjaw, is a condition which causes reduced opening of the jaw. It may be caused by spasms of the muscles of mastication, or a variety of other causes such as Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) disorder, trauma, chemotherapy/radiotherapy, oral cancer or dental treatment. A 42-year-old male patient developed trismus post radiation therapy for oral carcinoma. He came to us with […]

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Case Study – Upper Crossed Syndrome

Case Study – Upper Crossed Syndrome

36-year-old male Mr. Kunal Modi (name changed), a corporate employee, came with the following complaints: Neck & upper back pain (Left side) associated with left sided arm pain Morning stiffness & difficulty in performing his daily activities LIFESTYLE: Desk job more than 8 hours of sitting Minimal physical activity Self drive to work OBSERVATION: After […]

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Case Study – Tibial Spine Fracture

Case Study – Tibial Spine Fracture

– Vrutti Panchal Mr. X, a 35 year old male came to PhysioRehab with the following complaints: Inability to straighten right knee completely Mild pain on posterior part of knee Discomfort in sitting for long hours with knees bent HISTORY: The onset of pain started when he had a fall from active in November 2016. […]

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