What diseases are treated by a doctor in sports medicine?
As already mentioned, the doctor in sports medicine deals with the treatment of diseases associated with injuries of the musculoskeletal system. To direct illnesses, which he deals with, bursitis, synovitis, nervopathy, inflammation of the periosteal tissue, nose trauma and frequent nosebleeds, trauma to the teeth, brain damage (concussion, bruise, compression), spinal injury, injuries to the hands and feet. That is, the direct organs, the treatment of which is within the competence of a physician in sports medicine, are the nose, mouth, brain with a skull, arms and legs. And if the situation with injuries is extremely clear, then here are the symptoms of bursitis should be understood.
If the place of the anatomical bag is formed soft and rounded swelling, causing pain, then you should seek medical advice from a doctor. The appearance of such a tumor, as a rule, is accompanied by an increase in body temperature, general malaise and violation of joint functions. If the bursitis passes into a chronic form, the tumor on the joint, up to 10 cm in diameter, will persist constantly, periodically filling with a new liquid and forming a cystic formation. In this case, the constant supervision of a doctor in sports medicine is simply necessary.