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Injury to shin, swelling - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I need help
User :   I think I injury my shin
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   I am 20 Female i am single I work at a fast food place
u see I have not play batestball or wallyball for a while
User :   because on my ankles
Doctor :   ok
User :   I after I play my shin hurt bad
User :   I put did not help
Doctor :   when was that
User :   last sat the 17
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is this the first time
User :   Yes
this morning I Woke up
Doctor :   ok
User :   and I warp my shin at night
Doctor :   ok
User :   I got up
Doctor :   ok
User :   my foot was sollowing
User :   I am not sure what to do
Doctor :   XXXXXXXX let me give
User :   ok
Doctor :   some facts on shin
User :   ok
Doctor :   over the shin bone
Doctor :   it is skin in direct touch with the bone
User :   ok
Doctor :   generally there iws some fat
Doctor :   between the bone and skin
User :   ok
Doctor :   so this absence of fat
Doctor :   on the shin
Doctor :   causes pain even on the slighst of injury to the shin
User :   ok
Doctor :   and once if an ulcer is formed tyhen the ulcer takes long time to heal
Doctor :   so the care of shin is of utmost omportance
Doctor :   did you get that?
User :   yes
Doctor :   have i answered your query?
User :   ok
Doctor :   pleasse fill this and say when done
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help with?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help with?
User :   What to I do now for my shin
User :   pain?
Doctor :   you need to get the injury assesd
User :   ok
Doctor :   first so that appropriate plan of action can be atken
User :   ok
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help with?
User :   what do now I have to go now work
User :   ?
Doctor :   yes you can perform your work but take care not to hurt the shin
User :   ok
User :   Thank you! Your have been a great help Thanks! You have a great day.
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User :   Thank so much
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