TB of Knee

 
 
                     
 
 
            Damaged ACL                                                         Damaged Articular Cartilage
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
           Congested Synovium                                                  Taking Synovial Biopsy
 
 
 
55 years old gentleman from Sonipat was having pain & swelling left knee for the last 4 months. He was undergouing massage, physiotherapy. Acupressure …. etc. He had also taken various types of painkillers & steroids as well but without any relief. When he presented to Dr. Ashwani Maichand & Team, we found after blood investigations that his ESR & CRP is raised and the knee was warm. MRI showed fluid collection and synovial proliferation.
 
We decided to arthroscopically examine the knee. We found diseased & congested synovium, damaged articular cartilage and ligaments. We took biopsy from the synovium, cleaned all the debris and patient was put on physiotherapy from day one.
 
Biopsy report confirmed that it was Tuberculosis (TB). Patient put on medicines for the same disease. He is responding very well. 3 months on he is having little pain, no sweling and range of movement 0 degree to 120 degree.
 
This proves the fact that before astarting any treatment, an accurate diagnosis is must.  

Upcoming Events
 
 
  • Coming up with a mega campaign "Lets Fight Arthritis" on the occasion of World Arthritis Day, at A4 Block, Gauri Shankar Mandir, Paschim Vihar, New Delhi. The campaign will be on 9th October 2016(Sunday). 

  • Health Awareness Campaign on 28th August at Gurudwara Singh Sabha E Block Karampura, Delhi.

  • Coming up with a mega campaign on Spine & Back Pain on 5th June 2016 at Gurudwara New Ranjeet Nagar (near Satyam Ciema), Patel nagar, Delhi in association with Sukhmani Charitable Trust, Delhi.

  • Coming up with an awareness campaign on Arthritis Management & Control on 22nd May 2016 at Guru Ram Dass Charitable Medical Centre - Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha, Moti Nagar, Delhi.  

  • Mega campaign on Arthritis Management on "Mother's Day" 8th May 2016 at West Patel Nagar, Delhi - 110008

  • Mega campaign on Arthritis Management in association with "Varishth Nagrik Kesari Club" - Punjab Kesari Delhi on 6th April 2016 (Wednesday)

  • Dr. Ashwani Maichand Participated in Shoulder Conclave 2016 at JWT Marriott, Pune

  • Dr. Ashwani Maichand was the Table instructor for young doctors at Cadaver Joint Replacement Training on 21st February 2016 at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

  • Arthritis Awareness campaign on 28th february 2016 from 10 am to 1 pm at Minomax Knee & Shoulder Clinics (8/29, West Patel nagar, Delhi, India)

  • Participating as a speaker on "Dificult cases of Hip & Knee Replacement" in 2nd Masters Course in Arthroplasty at Meril Academy, VAPI, Gujarat from 4th to 6th February 2016

 
 

 

 

 

 

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Dr Ashwani Maichand
M.S., M.Ch. (Ortho)
Fellowship Joint Replacement
Specialist : Knee & Shoulder
 
Dr. Rahul Kakran
M.s., M.Ch (Ortho)
Specialist : Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)
  
Dr. Rajni Koundal
BPT
Consultant Physiotherapy
 
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MinOmaX Knee & Shoulder Clinics
8/29, West Patel Nagar,opp. D.A.V. Sr. Secondary School (near Metro Pillar no. 198, Delhi-110008)
Timings : Daily 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM  ( Except Sunday).
 
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