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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I am suffering from Calf muscle pain at rest. I got the dopler study normal
Doctor :   K
User :   According to local doctors, I took Evion tabs for few months but no relief. Pl suggest me the remedy
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Since how long is the pain
User :   5-6 months
Doctor :   Does it pain when you press the calf
User :   Yes, It pains and also I feel some what age is 48, I underwent CABG last year
Doctor :   Is it on both legs?
User :   But I get relief while pressing it
User :   Yes both legs
Doctor :   DOes it pain while you walk or run?
User :   Generally no pain while walking for shorter distance up to 2-3 kms
Doctor :   How did the pain start? sudden one day or gradually increasing?
User :   Immedietely after the CABG discharge, the pain started. It was not there for few months in the middle, Since 5 months it appeared gradually. My sleep is delayed at night due to the pain
Doctor :   Did you get hurt any time over the knee or ankle or on the calf?
User :   No Doctor
Doctor :   When was the CABG done and when was the Color Doppler done?
User :   Cabg done on 20-04-2007. Color doppler done on 25-02-2008
Doctor :   are you diabetic?
User :   No diabetic, No BP, No smoking, No drinks, No Non-veg
Doctor :   K
Doctor :   Did the doctor suspect anything complications related to surgery of CABG
User :   No
Doctor :   Do you feel the stiffness?
Doctor :   usually frm exercise or exertion?
User :   No
User :   Pain only at rest and at sleeping time and before getting up
Doctor :   Do you notice any skin changes?
User :   No. There is (Eczema) dry skin of about 4 cm diameter on my right calf
Doctor :   or tingling numbness in the feet?
User :   No numbness
Doctor :   Do you see swelling of the calf and fever
Doctor :   chills
User :   No i felt little warmth when it paining
Doctor :   What is the treatment
Doctor :   yoiu have now
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   I have started taking Maxgalin 50 daily at night
User :   Married
Doctor :   Location
Doctor :   Occupatin
User :   MAXGALIN M 50
User :   SHIMOGA, serving in KPWD as Asst. Engineer
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Who gave you Maxgalin
User :   Age 48
Doctor :   and is it for the pain
User :   The neorophysician
Doctor :   Was the ECHO done?
User :   Initially He prescribed Evion. after that he gave maxgalin
Doctor :   K
Doctor :   What was the doctors diagnosis
User :   Arterial study by duplex doppler done for both limbs on 25.02.2008 and report says study within normal limits
Doctor :   Dint the doctor say about the cause
User :   No, he simply prescribed maxgalin
User :   for one month
Doctor :   K
Doctor :   I thinking there is something missing inyour case
Doctor :   and the diagnosis is not made proeprely
Doctor :   I would suggest you to undergo complete check up once again
User :   Pl suggest the needy diagnostic tests if any
Doctor :   you need the physical examination first
Doctor :   and then the tests
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