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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   please proceed with your health query
Doctor :   DR. XXXXXXXX here
User :   i am
User :   XXXXXXXX from few day my legs are paining
User :   In augest i gave birth to daughter
Doctor :   ok
User :   is this common after deliver
User :   joint pain sort of
Doctor :   having pain in the calf muscles can indicate DVT
Doctor :   where exactly are you having the pain?
Doctor :   please describe the pain in detail
User :   In right leg joint
User :   it is slow pain
User :   but it goes on
User :   when i tie some thing on my right leg i feel a bit relaxed
Doctor :   is the pain dull aching type or sharp and intense/
User :   it is dull
Doctor :   does the pain radiate up or down the area of location?
User :   no no
User :   it in right leg in upper joint only
Doctor :   do you mean to say that pain is there in knee joint?
User :   i thought it is calcium deficiency , i startef also
User :   no it is not in kneew
Doctor :   starting on is good, continue to take it.
User :   it just above the knee
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is in the thigh region?
Doctor :   if yes, is it in anterior thigh or posterior thigh?
User :   posterior thigh
Doctor :   ok, does the pain radiate down from there?
Doctor :   what activities bring on the pain?
User :   no it is at one location only
User :   this time also it is paning
User :   but it is very mild
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what activities bring on the pain?
User :   I don't do any exercise
User :   just morning come to office walk near about half KM
User :   evening same walking Half KM
User :   in Night i sleep under the FAn
Doctor :   ok
User :   I don't take sheet
User :   is it because of FAN
User :   as morning i feel pain
Doctor :   no, we cannot attribute the cause to the fan alone
Doctor :   you would require more investigations to find the exact cause
User :   u want me to see doctor
Doctor :   it could be either muscular pain or a vascular related pain that needs to be investigated
Doctor :   yes, i would recommend you to get examined
Doctor :   and also do these further tests
Doctor :   1) complete blood counts,
User :   i don't take any pain killer as i am feeding my baby
Doctor :   2) serum electrolyte levels
User :   u means say it can be because of deficiency of some thing
Doctor :   3) TSH, LFT, and bleeding parameters
Doctor :   it could be deficiency related also, but in that case both the legs would have got affected
Doctor :   4) x-ray of the4 affected region
User :   okok
User :   thank AAAAAAA
Doctor :   have you followed what i have said?
User :   i am having meeting
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   No thanks
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