Occupational Diseases / / May 19, 2016
most frequent occupational bursitis (inflammation of the mucous bags) are elbow, prepatellyarnye, subdeltoid and supraclavicular.They occur gradually as a result of prolonged trauma (stress on the elbow or knee, a large amount of motion in the shoulder joint).Bursitis typical for certain professions, such as elbow bursitis engravers, chasers, polishers, tanners;prepatellyarnye - parquet floor layers, miners;subdeltoid - blacksmiths, moulders, obrubschikov;supraclavicular - movers;anteskapulyarnye - diggers, sawyers;heel - sellers.
Bursitis (especially elbow, prepatellyarnye, supraclavicular) are easily diagnosed through clearly visible, at first small, dense, maloboleznennoy swelling, which is gradually increasing, constantly acquires a spherical shape and starts to fluctuate.Often filled with serous fluid or mucus bag reaches an adult size of a fist.Swelling is movable and in most cases is not related to skin.Typically, bursitis, except subdeltoid not limit the scope of limb movements, but th
At the beginning of the disease shows the rest limb, thermal procedures, UHF, bandage with ointment Vishnevsky.With insufficient resorption of the contents of the mucous bags or recurrence of bursitis - puncture cavity bags, suctioning the content and administration of hydrocortisone into the cavity with penicillin.In chronic bursitis, when conservative treatment is ineffective, it is recommended excision of the bag, followed by suturing the wound tightly.
At the beginning of the development of serous bursitis transfer the patient to work, excluding the basic professional load.In case of a chronic bursitis such transfers only advisable after such interventions as puncture or excision of the bag (recommended a radical change of profession).
Drinking at work related to prolonged pressure on the knee or elbow, knee pads or elbow pads special made of foam or other soft materials.