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Joint Instability (Joint Laxity) Summary

Description: Lack of stability of a joint or joint prosthesis. Factors involved are intra-articular disease and integrity of extra-articular structures such as joint capsule, ligaments, and muscles.

Also Known As: Joint Laxity; Joint Hypermobility; Joint Instabilities; Hypermobilities, Joint; Instabilities, Joint Show All >>

Networked: 345 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 33 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Joint Instability

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Carbon Monoxide : 2 outcomes in 9 results : IBA
  2. Estradiol (Estrace) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 44 Generic
  3. Testosterone (Sustanon) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 2 results : FDA 13
  4. Glucose (Dextrose) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 175 Generic
  5. Collagen : 4 studies in 43 results : IBA
  6. Relaxin : 3 studies in 10 results : IBA
  7. Hormones : 3 studies in 9 results : IBA
  8. proline dipeptidase (prolidase) : 3 studies in 3 results : IBA
  9. Progesterone : 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 11 Generic
  10. Polyethylene (Polythene) : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Joint Instability

  1. Rupture
  2. Pain (Aches)
  3. Osteoarthritis
  4. Congenital Abnormalities (Deformity)
  5. Pelvic Organ Prolapse
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Key Therapies for Joint Instability

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  1. Hip Replacement Arthroplasty (Total Hip Replacement) : 1 outcome in 3 results
  2. Arthroplasty : 7 studies in 22 results
  3. Arthrodesis : 2 studies in 6 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 study in 18 results
  5. Osteotomy : 1 study in 15 results
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