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Back pain post injury - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
Doctor :  
please proceed with your health query
User :   i have had bad back pains for 4 days now and i have iced and heated it and i is still ther
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
how did the pain start?
Doctor :  
was there any injury?
User :   well, i am in gymnastics and i landed weird after a skill and when i landing there was like a shock that went up my back and i hurt
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
was any x-ray or MRI done for this?
User :   no
Doctor :  
does the pain radiate up in the back? or radiate down to buttocks and legs?
User :   like that pain is in the middle and i can feel it when i am sitting and i stand up or when i am laying down and i twist my body at all
Doctor :  
are you taking any medications for this?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
take Tylenol tablet one tablet two times a day
Doctor :  
for the pain releif

Doctor :  
and also get this examined once and take x-rays to see if any hurt is there to the spine
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