Melita Rohan Fernandes's Profile

M.Pharm (Quality Assurance)

An experienced medical writer who has worked as a patient educator and contributed content for health portals as well as disease prevention programmes conducted in the communities in the USA.

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Back Sprain

Back Sprain

Back sprain indicates a painful condition caused due to excessive stretching of a muscle or ligament of the back. It results in severe pain and may restrict normal body movements.

Disease & Condition
Spinal Fracture

Spinal Fracture

Spinal fracture or spinal compression fracture indicates an injury to the spinal column. Along with the vertebrae, spinal fractures can also damage the nerves, spinal cord or ligaments in the spine.

Disease & Condition