Facet arthropathy is arthritis that affects the facet joints of the spine, according to arthritis and joint conditions expert Carol Eustice for About.com. The facet joints connect the vertebrae to one another in a column... More »

Facet arthropathy refers to degeneration or arthritis of one or more facet joints located on the spine, according to Back.com. The most typical symptom of facet arthropathy is a sharp pain confined to one part of the spi... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases

The treatment for degenerative facet arthropathy depends on the severity, but initially a doctor may prescribe rest and over-the-counter medications, according to About.com. Other treatments include steroid injections an... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases

Facet arthropathy refers to degeneration or arthritis of one or more facet joints located on the spine, according to Back.com. The most typical symptom of facet arthropathy is a sharp pain confined to one part of the spi... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases

Although gin-soaked raisins are a folk remedy for arthritis popularized during the 1990s, as of 2015, there are no placebo-controlled double-blind scientific studies that support its rumored effect on arthritis pain, exp... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases

Arthritis expert Carol Eustice from About.com explains that moderate joint effusion, or swollen joints, occurs when an abnormal accumulation of fluid in or around a joint causes the joint to swell. This affliction typica... More »

Reverse shoulder surgery is used to treat rotator cuff tear arthropathy and is done by placing a ball-and-socket joint into the shoulder opposite of its natural position, claims About.com. In other words, the joint is pl... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases