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Intense pain in muscles and joints - 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, Good Morning
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have some query
Doctor :   go ahead with it
User :   I am suffering from extreme pain in joint and muscles
User :   since last 3 months
Doctor :   which joint, could u specify
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/No
User :   limbs
User :   26 years, male, xxxxxx, xxxxxx, married, no dependents
Doctor :   upper or lower limb?
User :   upper
Doctor :   ok
User :   without support i cant go upstairs
User :   especially early in the morning
Doctor :   did u have fever or sore throat before u had joint pain
User :   No
User :   right a 5mm stone is there in my left ureter
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
User :   no, nothing
Doctor :   how long will the joint stiffness and pain stay in the morning
Doctor :   what relieves it
User :   I dont know but gradually getting relax till the noon
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Thyroid disease, Allergies?
User :   feeling to much weakness
User :   No, i dont have any
Doctor :   body aches, widespread pain, sleep problems, extreme fatigue, depression, anxiety do u any of these?
User :   yes
Doctor :   since when
User :   3 months
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication?
Doctor :   Have you had any similar problems in the past?
Doctor :   r u there
User :   yes i am here
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication?
did you have similar problems in the past?
User :   no, i didn't have
Doctor :   do u have weakness of the upper limb?
User :   if there is a pain in triceps
Doctor :   isit both the upper limb?
User :   yes
User :   yes, both in upper
Doctor :   did u get any xray or CT or MRI done
Doctor :   for this problem
User :   even there is a pain in gastrocnemius
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when
User :   no, I did xray and sonography
Doctor :   ok
User :   for the stone
User :   not for the pain
User :   and I am suffering from this pain since last 3 months
Doctor :   u need to get these done
User :   what would be the reason? means how many options are there causing this problem
Doctor :   what would u like to know about now
User :   I can understand without CT or MRI you can not predict
Doctor :   ok
User :   but what are the reasons for this type of illness
Doctor :   rheumatoid factor get this test done
Doctor :   it can be rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia or just sprain
Doctor :   but it needs clinical examination and tests to confirm the same
User :   ok
Doctor :   with history alone it is difficult to diagnoses
User :   is there any relation between stone and thie pain ?
Doctor :   consult a orthopaedician first
Doctor :   its unlikely
Doctor :   ur kidney stone and this pain is tow different problems
User :   neurologist or orthopaedician ?
Doctor :   orthopaedician
Doctor :   he will refer u
User :   oh, ok
Doctor :   if need arises
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   did u fill the feedback form i sent you
User :   yes
User :   i did
User :   Thanks a lot sir
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   not now
Doctor :   thankx for visiting healthcaremagic
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   welcome
User :   bye
User :   nice talking with you
User :   one more question sir
User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
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