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Calcanium spur, jelly type sole to put inside the shoe. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi !
Doctor :   Hi
User :   k
Doctor :   please proceed with the query.
User :   i wish to knw about calcanium splur
User :   thr ?
Doctor :   It is the calcification of the calcaneum
User :   k
Doctor :   May i know who is suffering from this.
User :   ya ! my Dad..
User :   is sufferin from this
Doctor :   ok, has he taken treatment for it.
User :   no !
Doctor :   Has he changed his foot wear
User :   no !
Doctor :   Is the pain very bad.
User :   yup ! early in the morning every day...
User :   for some tym
User :   aft dat feelin relaxed
Doctor :   He will have to meet orthopedician for this.
Doctor :   Who wil advice different type of shoes for him
Doctor :   He will also have to reduce walking stairs.
User :   i hav taken jelly type heel's for him to put inside the shoe
Doctor :   He can do cycling which is good for his feet.
User :   ok
Doctor :   That i cannot say until examnation on what area it is.
User :   is thr any massage whch can hep to cure d same
Doctor :   it has to be observed.
Doctor :   yes,
Doctor :   he can keep a ball under his feet and roll it.
Doctor :   cycling like i said is good.
Doctor :   avoid walking.
User :   area as per x'ray film
User :   is heel part of leg
Doctor :   yeah and physical examination.
User :   below ankle
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   they will give certain splint which he can wear at night
Doctor :   also application of ice over the area or hot water bag will help.
Doctor :   what is his weight, height
User :   its around 5.6 and weight 65 may b
Doctor :   ok. his weight is ok
User :   not sure
User :   k
Doctor :   He should not be obese
User :   ok
User :   noo nooo is fit n fine
Doctor :   better to use spint and change his shoes
Doctor :   splint
User :   and one thing
Doctor :   yes
User :   he use to go ealy moring for a walk around 2-3 km every day
Doctor :   he should stop it now
User :   it is harmful or gud
Doctor :   till it is cleared
User :   k
Doctor :   as i told you have to change shoes and put night splint.
Doctor :   he can do cycling.
User :   k
Doctor :   Do you have any more queries.
User :   can u clear me "splint" not getting..
User :   thr ?
Doctor :   they are made of woo or plastic
User :   n look lyk
Doctor :   wood or plastic which help the ligament in position.
User :   ok
User :   and it is available at ..
Doctor :   orhtopedicain will give you.
User :   ok
User :   thanks for ur support :)
Doctor :   ok, welcome
Doctor :   kindly login for further medical queries.
User :   ya sure..
User :   can u tell me the particular name of splint
User :   thr ?
User :   ?
User :   np reply...
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