Efficiency of intra-articular, periarticular, local intramuscular and perineural injection therapy in the treatment of nociceptive and neuropathic pain syndromes

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Diseases of the musculoskeletal system are accompanied by nociceptive, neuropathic pain which is, in addition to kinesitherapy, physical therapy and acupuncture, widely treated using the local injection therapy. This treatment method is commonly used by physicians of different specialties for about 100 years and includes intra-articular, periarticular, perineural, intramuscular administration of different medicines, homeopathic remedies or medical devices. Hyaluronic acid salts, nonsteroid anti-inflammatory drugs, glucocorticosteroids, local anesthetics, vitamin B12, botulinum toxin A medications are often used for the treatment of degenerative conditions, posttraumatic joint disease, delayed complications of aseptic, bacterial and viral inflammatory, rheumatic processes within and out of the joints, such as: pathology of periarticular soft tissues as a consequence of local physical overload after acute injury, chronic microtrauma, sport trauma, affected facet joints and periarticular space at patients with dorsopathy, local muscle hypertonus (myofascial pain syndrome), neuropathy. The unique medication Hyalrepair-02/10 chondroreparant® based on the solid-state modificated hyaluronic acid salts and biogenic metabolites (non-drug bioorganic depot complex consisting of hyaluronic acid, amino acids and ascorbyl phosphates) is widely used at spine diseases and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, and it has showed good safety at local injection therapy. Heterogeneity of target tissues at patients with the musculoskeletal disorders, pharmacological substances as a part of injection drugs, and dosages of medicines and medical devices as well as individual patient reactions to the local therapy depending on severity of the disease, compensatory abilities and other reasons determines the necessity of carrying out a clinical comparison between different types of local injections with various groups of preparations.

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E I Bogdanov

Kazan State Medical University, Kazan, Russia

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Email: tsakovets@yandex.ru

T G Sakovets

Kazan State Medical University, Kazan, Russia

Email: tsakovets@yandex.ru

R A Altunbaev

Kazan State Medical University, Kazan, Russia

Email: tsakovets@yandex.ru


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