What is hyaluronic acid?
In case of this therapy the natural cartilage building block hyaluronic acid is injected into the joint line as an addition to the jont fluid. Via the injection the viscosity and elasticity of the joint fluid are restored.
What is hyaluronic acid good for?
It is an alternative treatment in case of arthrosis, which alleviates the arthritic complaints and stops the degeneration process inside the cartilage.
How does it function?
The hyaluronic acid enables the synovial fluid to serve as a lubricant between the joint surfaces, to cushion impacts and to keep the joint surfaces at a distance.
When is hyaluron used?
- arthritic changes
How does the healing process proceed?
The pains decrease, the joint mobility increases.