In addition to aging, joint calcification, which develops as a result of excess weight, sedentary life and sports that we perform alone without the help of a specialist, affects the comfort of life of people of all ages.
Experts who stated that early diagnosis is important with joint calcification as with all health problems; It warns citizens that it is absolutely necessary to consult a specialist when there are problems such as unusual noise from the joints, feeling of clicking, severe pain, blocking or stuck during daily work.
According to the information obtained as part of the survey, it appears that a quarter of adults in the world suffer from musculoskeletal problems that limit daily activities, while these problems include joint calcifications in the province.
Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist Op. Dr Mutlu Güngör said: “One in 7 medical examinations worldwide is associated with musculoskeletal problems.
Articular calcifications, which are widely known as the problem of the over-65s, have dropped to the age of 30 today. In light of many jobs becoming easier during and after the coronavirus epidemic, the treatment of calcifications of the joints, which are exacerbated by inactivity, must be improved in the initial phase are carried out. If these issues are not addressed, the living comfort of citizens will be negatively affected,” he said.
Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist Op. Dr Mutlu Güngör said: “These pains can be unbearable in the future, persist for months and gradually increase in intensity.
Joint calcifications due to aging can also occur or can progress deceptively slowly. Early diagnosis and early diagnosis of joint calcifications, as with other diseases, are of great importance. For this reason, the voice of pain in the joint areas of our body should be listened to and an orthopedic doctor should be consulted without wasting time so that it does not cause greater problems in the future.